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Policies and Guidelines

Review information about WVU's academic policies and guidelines. You can also learn about specific policies from the West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission (HEPC). 

Policies and Guidelines

WVU has certain policies and guidelines that inform its academic functions. Many of our university-specific policies are created by WVU's Faculty Senate, the WVU Policy Committee, by the WVU Board of Governors or through a collaboration of some or all of those groups.

University Policies
Most university-specific policies listed in WVU's academic catalog. We've also highlighted other policies that are pertinent to faculty and academic staff. 

Program Procedures and Review
If you are interested in creating a new program or course, you will need to follow the procedures listed on this page. There are also guidelines about program review. 
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