The Office of University Policy and Procedures (UPP) is located within the Office of the Provost. This office provides a centralized hub for efficient management of University policies and procedures on campus. 

Visit the Policies and Procedures Library to browse or search policies and procedures.


UMB Office of University Policy and Procedures

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Policy Process

View the steps involved in developing or revising a policy, from the initial proposal to the final rollout.

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Policy Request

To propose a new policy or a revision of a current policy, please email us with a summary of the policy need and requirements.

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News and Noteworthy

New Website!
October 16, 2020
The Office of University Policy and Procedures has updated our website to provide important information on the policy and procedure development process, including helpful tools and templates. We welcome comments and suggestions to continue these improvements.

Relevant Policies Added to Procedures
October 14, 2020
Procedures in the Library have been updated to include links to relevant policies and procedures, providing additional clarity in governance and requirements. 

Policies Currently In Development:

  • VI-4.00(A) UMB Policy on the Naming of Facilities and Programs (New)
  • VII-1.40(A) UMB Policy on Contingent Employment for Nonexempt and Exempt Employees (Revision)
  • VII-9.11(B) UMB Policy on Pay Administration for Exempt Positions (Revision)
  • XI-3.00(A) UMB Behavioral Evaluation and Threat Assessment Policy (Revision)
  • XI-4.00(A) UMB Policy on Clery Act Compliance (New)