New/Revised Policies

Georgia College Policy Revisions



12/2017 Educational Support Leave Revision             

Shared Sick Leave Program


Family Medical Leave Act


Programs for Minors (Related information location:


Drug and Alcohol


Education Support Leave


Personal Transportation Vehicle


Board of Regents Policy Revisions (July 1, 2016 – Present)


Revised Section

November 15, 2017  8.2.19 Tuition Assistance Program
October 10 and 11, 2017  

 Academic Affairs

  3.4.1 Semester System

  3.4.2 Uniform Academic Calendar

  3.4.3 Religious Holiday Schedule

  3.4.4 Exceptions


Student Affairs

  4.1 General Policy

  4.1.1 Institutional Responsibility


Finance & Business Tuition for "Move on When Ready Program" Waiver of Fees for "Move on When Ready Program"


Personnel Post-Tenure Review for Tenured Faculty and Administrators



  9.13 Weapons

September 7, 2017 Admission of Auditors
August 11, 2017   7.4 Private Donations to the USG and Its Institutions
    7.4.1 Naming of Places, Colleges, or Schools
    8.2.24 Policy on Salary Administration and Incentive Rewards Program (added)
August 9, 2017   1.5 Other Officers (removed)
    1.1 Officers of the Board of Regents
    1.3 Secretary to the Board of Regents
    4.1.7 Student Sexual Misconduct Policy
    4.6.5 Standards for Institutional Student Conduct Investigation and Disciplinary Proceedings
    12.6 Reserved
August 3, 2017   Board of Regents Policy Overview (introduction text updated)
May 16, 2017 Exceptions to Freshman Admission Requirements for Special Groups of Students Non-Traditional Students Out-of-State Tuition Waivers Required Electronic Transfer of Funds
March 15, 2017

 12.10 Freedom of Expression (added)

February 14, 2017

  2.1 Election of Presidents by the Board


  2.4.2 Reappointment Declined

January 11, 2017

  2.8 Compensation of Presidents


  7.1.1 Allocation of Funds Definitions Tuition for Distance Learning Courses and Programs Elective Fees and Special Charges Auxiliary and Fee Reserves


  10.4 Records Retention

October 12, 2016

  2.10 Institutional Mission and Function


  3.4 Calendar of Academic Activities Course Credits for International Baccalaureate


  8.2.9 Insurance


  8.3.4 Notice of Employment and Resignation


  8.3.7 Tenure and Criteria for Tenure

August 10, 2016

  12.9 Programs Serving Minors (added)