Institutional Policies

How to Use This Page

  • The Institutional Policies page is intended to house the school's policies in a centralized location. 
  • We highly recommend using the ctrl+F feature to search for keywords of the policy/form for which you are looking.
  • New policies/forms will include their date of posting and will be labeled "NEW" for 30 days after their posting date.
  • Updated policies/forms will indicate the month and year they are updated in a parenthetical after the policy's/form's name.
  • Please direct questions or concerns about this page or the policies contained herein to


Please contact with questions, to report positive cases, or for forms related to testing with Nobility Health. 

Campus-Wide Policies*

   - Accommodations and Accessibility

   - Anti-Discrimination Policies

   - Campus Safety & Security Policies

   - Information Technology Policies

Business & Finance Policies

Employee Policies (apply to staff and faculty)


General Policies

Other Policies

Policies for Faculty (Full-Time and Adjunct)

Staff Policies and Forms

   - Policies

   - Forms

Student Policies

   - Academic Policies

   - Career Services Policies

   - Examinations

 - Externship Program Policies

   - Finance and Financial Aid Policies

   - General Student  Policies

   - Honor Code

   - Leigh H. Taylor Law Library

   - Student Affairs Policies

Effective Date:  Varies per policy
Responsible Offices: General Counsel / Communications & Marketing

*Campus-Wide Policies apply to Administrators, Faculty, Adjunct Faculty, Staff, Students, Trustees, Visiting Alumni, Vendors, Guests, Event Attendees,  and all other campus visitors.

**The Tuition Assistance for Employees and Trustees & Tuition Exchange Policy also applies to Southwestern's Trustees.