The University of Houston-Clear Lake lists all its university-wide Memorandum of Administrative Policies and applicable System Administrative Memorandums (SAMs) and are intended to provide general information and are considered official policies, process and procedures, standards, and guidelines that govern the faculty, staff, and student body. Information is subject to change and should be consulted as needed for updates. Policy information does not constitute a contract between UHCL and its employees.
UHCL administrative and business operations are subject to federal, State of Texas, University of Houston System Board of Regents, and University of Houston System laws and regulations, and to standards of good business and management practice. University policies and procedures are developed to ensure compliance with these higher directives.
The administrative policies and procedures outlined have been approved by the president in consultation with faculty, staff, students and shared governance committees depending on the nature of the policy. To understand the significance, Administrative Policies and Procedures should be read in conjunction with the related SAM - System Administrative Memoranda. Administrative policies and procedures are noted with links to the related System Administrative Memoranda.
Questions about specific policies and procedures should be directed to the department and individual with authority in that area, to the college or division administrator, or to the Office of the President.