Academic Affairs Policies

GUIDELINES AND POLICIES CONCERNING COURSE CREDIT UNITS, CLASS SCHEDULES, AND COURSE NUMBERING

REISSUE: Originally published on October 15, 1984, by Timothy McCaughey, Dean for Academic Planning, as a part of the conversion from the quarter system to the semester system. The section regarding the conversion of course credit units from quarter to semester system has been omitted from this updated document. Additionally the "Class Scheduling Policy" recommended by the Academic Resources Allocation Committee and the Academic Senate and approved by the Provost on April 5, 1995 is attached to this document as an addendum.

BUDGET PRINCIPLES, CALENDAR, CATEGORIES, AND PROTOCOL FOR ANNUAL UNIT PRESENTATIONS

This administrative memorandum presents: (1) a set of principles to guide the budget process in Academic Affairs;(2) a calendar that shows the major events associated with budgeting;(3) a list of budget  categories that  will  be  used  in  making  presentations before  ARAC  and  in  tracking allocation/expendituredata; (4) a definition of a base budget; and (5) a protocolthat the Provost, the deans, and directorswill use in presentingrequests for base budgets.

Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) - Use of Policy

The Office of Research has been tasked with assuring that all use of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) for research purposes at Humboldt State University follows all federal regulations and HSU and CSU policies. Please see the HSU Policy (below) on the use of UAS for research endeavors for more information.  As of July 12, 2017, the use of UAS related to research endeavors at HSU may be requested under FAA Part 107. Please see the description of Part 107 for further details.