In accordance with the policies of the SUNY Board of Trustees, the purpose of the Campus Handbook is to provide an official record of the college's organization and governance, bylaws, local policies, and other information, which pertain to the responsibilities of faculty, staff, students, and other members of the College community It should be used as a supplement to the SUNY Board of Trustees Policies (PDF) and the College Catalog.
The material herein represents principles, policies and statements developed by faculty and administration within the college in order to expedite the operation of the college within the framework established by the Policies of the SUNY Board of Trustees. While it is expected that the Handbook will have some special value for newcomers, it is also believed that it will prove valuable to all members of the college community.
The College may amend any existing policies or procedures contained on the web site without notice to users, as well as to adopt new policies and/or procedures at any time without notice to users. It is the user's responsibility to check with policy owners to determine whether changes, additions or substitutions, have been made regarding the policies, procedures and related forms contained in the Campus Handbook.
About Policies at SUNY Plattsburgh
Looking to learn more about policies at SUNY Plattsburgh? We invite you to explore the following helpful links.
- Review policy and procedure basics at SUNY Plattsburgh
- Learn about the policy development process
- Visit our policy writing guide
- Download the administrative policy template (MS Word doc file size 34Kb)
- Download the administrative policy action transmittal form
Handbook Sections (Arranged by Topic)
If you know the specific policy you are looking for, they are arranged alphabetically by section in the Table of Contents.
- Academics and Research
- Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity
- Employment and Benefits
- Facilities, Assets, and Property
- Finance and Budget
- Governance and Organization
- Health and Safety
- Legal and Compliance
- Library and Information Technology
Don't know the name of the policy for which you are looking? Please check our Subject Index.
Campus Handbook Updates
Below, please find a list of the major administrative policy actions within the past six months. Major policy actions include the addition of new policies, the rescission of a policy, or a major revision to an existing policy.
|Policy No.||Policy Title||Action Type||Date||Policy Owner|
|n/a||Organizational Chart-Academic Affairs||Removed||8/28/18|
|n/a||Organizational Chart-Business Affairs||Removed||8/28/18|
|n/a||Organizational Chart-Institutional Advancement||Removed||8/28/18|
|n/a||Organizational Chart-Student Affairs||Removed||8/28/18|
|4046.1||Immigration Petitions, Sponsorship and Financial Support for||New Document||8/13/18||Human Resource Services|
|2005.1||Bias Act and Hate Crime Response||New Document||6/11/18||President's Office|
|3008.2||Website Governance||Major Revision||5/7/18||Office of Marketing|
|9002.3||FERPA Compliance||Major Revision||4/23/18||Registrar's Office|
|1019.2||Summer & Winter Session Employment & Compensation||Major Revision||4/23/18||Academic Affairs|
|1020.X||Summer Session Salary||Rescission||4/23/18||Academic Affairs|
|6018.1||Student Organization Fundraising||New Policy||4/23/18||
Student Involvement / IA
|9019.1||Website Privacy||New Policy||4/23/18||
Office of Marketing
|n/a||Organizational Chart-Business Affairs||Major Revision||4/9/18|
|6017.1||Tuition Appeal||New Policy||2/5/18||Financial Aid|
|3009.1||Graphic Communications||New Policy||1/23/18||Office of Marketing|
|n/a||Organizational Chart-Administrative (College-Wide)||Major Revision||1/23/18|
|n/a||Organizational Chart-Academic Affairs||Major Revision||1/23/18|
|n/a||Organizational Chart-Business Affairs||Major Revision||1/23/18|
|n/a||Organizational Chart-Institutional Advancement||Major Revision||1/23/18|
|n/a||Organizational Chart-Student Affairs||Major Revision||1/23/18|
Looking for an older administrative policy action? Please see our archive of Campus Handbook updates.
Campus Handbook last updated on August 28, 2018