Table of Contents

Appointments & Promotions

Policies governing issues of appointment, tenure, and promotion are included here.

Ethics and Activities

Policies covering a range of ethical issues and faculty activities are included here.

Human Resources Policies

Policies covering workplace issues for faculty are included in this section.

Leaves & Absences

Policies covering leaves and absences in a variety of situations are included here.


Constitution of the BU Faculty Assembly and Faculty Council

These documents govern the proceedings of the Boston University Faculty Assembly and Faculty Council.

Constitution of the BU Council

These documents govern the conduct of the Boston University Council.

Charters and Statutes

These are the founding documents of Boston University.


These are the documents governing how Boston University is governed.