The Division of Academic Affairs provides leadership and oversight in curricular matters, the development and administration of academic policies and standards, faculty development and research, and the use and improvement of the campus academic facilities. Essential information about academic resources for faculty is also found here.    

Academic Advising Handbook 2013-2014 (PDF)
Academic Program Proposals
Adjunct Faculty Policies & Resources
Board of Regents Faculty Awards Guidelines
Reporting Child Abuse/Neglect Site
Code of Civility (PDF)
Dean's Responsibilities (PDF)
Department Summary Recommendation Form (DSR) (PDF)
External Reviewer Guidelines (PDF)
Faculty Handbook (PDF)
Faculty Responsibilities and Absences (PDF)
Guidelines on Double Sections (PDF)
Half Time Retirement Option Program
International Travel: Staff Travel Waiver
International Travel: Travel Warning Representation

Middle States Accreditation Self-Study (PDF)

Middle States Appendices to Self-Study (PDF)
Policy for Clinical Faculty Evaluation, Reappointment, Promotion and Merit (PDF)
Policy on Lecturers (PDF)
Policy on Sabbatical Leave (PDF)
Policy for Terminal Leave for Faculty (PDF)
Procedures for Affiliate Appointments (PDF)
Procedures for Inter-Institutional Appointments (PDF)
Procedures for Joint Appointments (PDF)
Sabbatical Leave Application (doc)
Teaching Evaluation Handbook (PDF)
Third Year Review (PDF)

TU Academic Strategic Plan 2016 (PDF)

TU Academic Department Chaiperson's Roles & Responsibilities (PDF)
TU Faculty Workload Guidelines (PDF)
TU Guidelines for Use of Material Protected by Copyright (PDF)
TU Policies Affecting Students
TU Policies Repository
TU Policy on Appointment, Rank, and Tenure (ART) of Faculty (PDF)
TU Policy on Intellectual Property (PDF)
TU Student Academic Integrity Policy (PDF)
University Promotion, Tenure, Re-appointment and Merit Committee
Link to USM Policies


Division of Academic Affairs
Administration Building, Room 311

Phone: 410-704-2125
Fax: 410-704-3129




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410-704-NEWS (6397)

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