Office of the Provost policies and procedures

University bylaws

The Faculty Senate maintains the official and current copy of bylaws for the university and its major units and departments.

University Administrative Manual

The University of Nevada, Reno Administrative Manual contains established policy of the university.

Records retention

The University of Nevada, Reno complies with the NSHE Records Retention and Disposition Schedule.

Board of Regents handbook

The Board of Regents Handbook provides the governing documents and policies for the Nevada System of Higher Education.

State authorization

The University must meet many state and federal requirements in order to comply with consumer protection laws and regulations designed to protect students. These requirements include following laws and seeking authorization to provide postsecondary education in any state in which the University operates, making certain disclosures regarding programs that lead to professional licenses or certifications, and providing a complaint process for distance education classes. This is often referred to as “state authorization.”