News and Updates
COVID-19 Back2BU Guides
Sexual Misconduct and Title IX Policies and Procedures
Policy and Procedures Applying to conduct that occurs on or after August 14, 2020
Policy and Procedures Applying to conduct occurring on or before August 13, 2020
Procedures for the Resolution of Sexual Misconduct Complaints against Students “Student Procedures”
COVID-19 Policies for Students – Dean of Students Office, 2020
Policy on Visiting Students, Effective fall 2020
Award of Posthumous Degrees by Boston University, Effective September 1, 2020
Policy on Visiting Faculty and Research Scholars, Effective September 1, 2020
Conflict of Commitment Policy – Policy is effective 7/31/20 and replaces the previous External Professional Activity Policy
Libraries Code of Conduct, June 2020
Cross-Listing Boston University Courses Policy, August 2019
Website Policy, March 2019
Student Work Hours for Employment at Boston University Policy – Updated June 25, 2020
Academic Conduct Code – Academic Integrity Addendum for Graduate Students added, June 2020
Faculty Handbook – Extension Of The Probationary Period For Tenure Track Faculty , June 2020
Advanced Placement (AP) Credit Policy, updated August 2019
Data Protection Standards, updated April 2019
Digital Privacy Statement, Revised August 2018.
Featured Policies and Procedures
Sexual Misconduct/Title IX Policy, adopted Sept. 2015, revised Aug. 2018.
Supplier Code of Ethical Conduct, adopted September 2012.
Question About Policies?
If you have questions about University Policies or the process by which they are developed, refer to the About Policies page on this site which features information on the policy governance and approval process, or contact the Compliance Services Office or the Office of the Provost. To request that changes be made to a Policy on the website, contact the Compliance Services Office. They can help you understand the process for updating Policies and Procedures.
Policies Website Redesign
June 3, 2019 – The Policies website has undergone a renovation to improve the look and feel of the site. New features include improved search functionality and streamlined searching through the homepage, and the ability to convert Policies hosted on the site into a printable PDF with the click of a button. The following graphic highlights some of the other new site features: