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The School of Design and Construction seeks to educate students in architecture, landscape architecture, interior design, and construction management in an atmosphere of mutual respect, fairness, civility, and collaboration. The information described or linked herein outline faculty, staff, and student responsibilities towards these ends.

SDC Policies and Procedures Manual (SDCPPM)

0. – Introduction

Foundational Documents

1.1 – School and Program History
1.2 – Mission, Vision, Values

Guiding Documents

2.1 – Strategic Plan
2.2 – Research Themes
2.3 – Tenure and Promotion Guidelines

Position Descriptions and Structure

3.1 – Organizational Chart
3.2 – Leadership Team
3.3 – Director
3.4 – Program Heads
3.5 – Nomination Process for Program Heads
3.6 – Academic Program Unit
3.7 – Academic Program Manager
3.8 – Academic Coordinator (ARCH and ID)
3.9 – Academic Coordinator (CM and LA)
3.10 – Administrative Unit
3.11 – Administrative Manager
3.12 – Administrative Assistant
3.13 – Computer Systems Administrator
3.14 – Information Systems Specialist
3.15 – Fabrication Laboratories Manager
3.16 – Gallery Manager
3.17 – Committees and Service

Student Policies

4.1 – Overview of Student Policies
4.2 – Classroom and Studio Conduct
4.3 – Computer Specifications
4.4 – Shop and Computing Fees
4.5 – Shop Guidelines for Use and Safety
4.6 – Travel Requirements
4.7 – Course Fee Refunds for Study Tour Courses
4.8 – SDC Ambassadors
4.9 – Repeat Policy for SDC Prefix Courses

Faculty and Course Policies

5.1 – SDC Prefix Course Instructional Responsibilities
5.2 – SDC Prefix Course Coordination Guidelines
5.3 – Teaching Assistant (TA) Policy
5.4 – Summer Session Course (RFP)
5.5 – SDC 555 Global Engagement in Design and Construction (RFP)
5.6 – SDC 444 Integrated Study Tour (RFP)
5.7 Gallery Reservation Procedure

Purchasing and Travel

6.1 – Faculty-Staff Professional Development and Travel
6.2 – Student Travel Guidelines
6.3 – Purchasing Guide
6.4 – Purchasing Checklist
6.5 – Travel Guide
6.6 – Travel Checklist
6.7 – Travel Request Form
6.8 – Travel Expense Worksheet
6.9 – Student Reimbursement Worksheet

Message Center

7.1 – Student Listservs
7.2 – Message Boards
7.3 – Job Board

Budgets and Expenditures

8.1 – General Expenditure Guide
8.2 – Course Fee Expenditure Guide

Best Practices

9.1 – Copyright License Best Practices
9.2 – Best Practices Regarding Human Subjects
9.3 – School Policy Syllabus Statement
9.4 – Will You Build Me a Treehouse

Forms and Requests

10.1 – Class Abensce Request Form
10.2 – Copyright License Form (for course)
10.3 – Copyright License Form (any and all classes)
10.4 – Participation Agreement Form for Study Tour Courses
10.5 – Student Private Vehicle Opt-out Form
10.6 – Teaching Assistant Request Form (for faculty)
10.7 – Teaching Assistant Application Form (for students)
10.8 – Travel Student Conduct Form
10.9 – Travel Assumption of Risk and Release of Liability Form
10.10 – Proposing New Initiatives and Making Changes to Policies

Appendices

11.1 – Deadlines

Contact: Jaime Rice, Academic Program Manager