2023-24 Revised or New Academic Affairs Policies

All Academic Affairs policies are reviewed and revised (if necessary) at minimum every two years by the Academic Policy Committee and Council of Deans. Policies that were created or revised in 2023-24 are listed below. Policies reviewed with no changes are not listed. To view policies, please click here.



Policy New or Revised
1.4.2/A Student Health Screening and form Revised
1.4.3 Deceased Student Policy Revised
1.4.4 For Cause Drug Testing Revised
1.5.1 Active Shooter Revised
2.1.6 Artificial Intelligence Generative Tool Use Policy New
2.2.7/A Service and Emotional Support Animals in Campus Housing and form Revised
2.2.8 UAMS Transfer Credit Policy Revised
2.2.12 Incomplete and In Progress Grades Revised
2.2.13 Administrative Withdrawal and Dismissal Policy Revised
2.2.14 Student Code of Conduct Revised
2.3.1 Procedure for Approval of Initial Faculty Appointments and Changes in Faculty Status to the UA Board of Trustees Revised
2.3.2 Tenure Status and Part-time Appointments for Tenured Faculty Members Revised
2.3.3 Criteria and Procedures for UAMS Faculty Reviews Revised
3.1.5 Tuition and Fee Refunds for Students Withdrawing from UAMS Revised
3.3.2/B/C Bowie and Cass County Out of State Tuition Waiver and forms Revised
3.3.6/A Tuition and Fees Waiver for Arkansas Residents Aged 60 Years and Over and form Revised
3.3.9 Tuition Adjustments for Eligible Graduate Students Revised
3.5.3 Southwestern Entergy Scholarship for Interprofessional Education Revised

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For a list of new or revised policies in 2022-23, click here.

For questions or concerns about UAMS Academic Affairs Policies please contact the Department of Institutional Research, Policy, and Accreditation at 501-296-1275 or email at kmsterba@uams.edu.


Updated 3/14/2024