University policy update

March 28, 2011

The Executive Policy Review Group has approved a new system-wide policy, Background Checks (IV.14.6), which will go into effect May 1. The policy requires background checks on all new hires to the University.

Human Resources will provide additional information and resources for hiring supervisors and business offices prior to the effective date. Questions should be directed to Brenda Coulson at 49-40603.

The complete policy can be found on the University Policies website at