Academic Affairs

Faculty Handbook

Locating Information in the HSU Faculty Handbook

In lieu of an index to the HSU Faculty Handbook, you may easily locate needed information as follows: double click on the appropriate highlighted section and then on the binocular-shaped icon entitled "search."" This will launch the pdf search feature which allows you to enter key words for locating the subject matter. 


100 General Information
200 Principles of Administration
300 The System of Instruction
400 The General Faculty and the University Senate
500 Faculty Membership
600 Enrollment Management and Student Affairs
700 Administrative and Academic Positions and Areas of Responsibility
800 Committees, Councils, Associations and Boards
900 Services and Procedures


A The Role of the Faculty in the Accrediting of Colleges and Universities
B Statement on Government of Colleges and Universities
C Humboldt State University Administrative Organizational Chart
D The Mission and Goals of Humboldt State University
E Constitution of the General Faculty of Humboldt State University (Updated March 2016)
F University Senate Constitution (Updated May 2016)
University Senate Bylaws and Rules of Procedure (Updated March 2016)
G Integrated Curriculum Committee Constitution (Updated December 2013)
Integrated Curriculum Committee Workflow Diagram
H Student Discipline
J Faculty Personnel Policies and Procedures for Retention, Tenure, and Promotion (Updated August 2014)
K Guidelines and Policies for Review and Range Elevation for Unit 3 Temporary Employees
L Liability of State University Employees
M Personnel Policies and Procedures for Coaches
P Academic Freedom and Tenure
R Grievance Policy and Procedures for Students Filing Complaints Other than Discrimination or Unprofessional Conduct Against Faculty, Staff and Administrators
U Statement of Professional Responsibility (Updated March 2013)
W Travel Policy for Academic Personnel


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