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Memos & Forms on Academic Procedures

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Faculty Recruiting Procedures
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13-14Faculty Recruiting ProceduresPDF
14-15Request for Permission to Recruit FormPDF
14-15Best Practices for Faculty Search CommitteesPDF
13-14College Recommendation for Offer Letter to HirePDF
13-14Financial Planning Schedule to Recruit for an Endowed Faculty PositionPDF
13-14Request for Permission to Hire a Research ProfessorPDF
13-14College Recommendation for Research Professor Offer LetterPDF
13-14Sample: Official Offer Letter from the Provost to Research ProfessorsPDF
Faculty Issues
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13-14Conflicts of Interest Reporting –
Permission for Extra Compensation with the University and Proposed Outside


Online reporting

14-15Sabbatical Application MemoPDF
13-14Sabbatical Application FormPDF
12-13Sabbatical Leave ReportDownload-DOC
12-13Sabbatical Report ExamplePDF
14-15Nepotism Waiver FormPDF
Faculty Evaluation
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14-15Call for Tenure and Promotion: Committee Dossier Checklist and Forms
 Reference materials for the online Tenure and Promotion system
 Need an individual form?  Each form can be downloaded individually from this websiteWebsite
13-14Annual Faculty Evaluation MemoPDF
13-14Evaluation Form & Sample Mini-vitaePDF
13-14MS Word Mini-vitae (Interactive)Download-DOC
13-14Progress Towards TenurePDF
12-13Post Tenure Review MemoPDF
12-13Sample Letter: Notification of Pending Post Tenure ReviewPDF
13-14Post Tenure Review Check sheetPDF
12-13Post Tenure Summary of in load teachingDownload-DOC
13-14Reappointment of Ranked Renewable Term FacultyPDF
13-14Reappointment of Renewable Term Faculty with Instructor or Lecturer titlesPDF
 5 Course Evaluation Questions Provided to UOSA, for each CollegeWebsite
Awards, Honors, Prizes and Opportunities
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13-14Ann Corbett Student Service Award LetterPDF
13-14Ann Corbett Student Service Award FormDownload-DOC
13-14Jennifer L. Wise Good Stewardship Award LetterPDF
13-14Jennifer L. Wise Good Stewardship Award Nomination FormDownload-DOC
13-14Faculty Awards & Honors Policies and TimelinesPDF
13-14Ph.D. Dissertation Prizes and GTA AwardsPDF
14-15President's Retired Faculty FundsPDF
13-14President's Retired Faculty Funds Application FormPDF
14-15Faculty/Staff Tuition Waiver MemoPDF
 Faculty/Staff Tuition Waiver: Bursar Information & Application FormPDF
13-14Provost's Outstanding Academic Advising Award MemoPDF
13-14Provost's Outstanding Academic Advising Award Guidelines and Nomination FormDownload-DOC
13-14Faculty Fellowship Program, Big 12PDF
13-14Prestigious Scholarships and Fellowships - Policy & ProceduresPDF
13-14 Form: When Applying for a Prestigious Scholarship or FellowshipPDF
 Form: When Requesting a Leave of Absence without PayPDF
13-14President's Undergraduate Dream Courses MemoPDF
13-14President's Undergraduate Dream Course ApplicationPDF
13-14History Summary of Dream CoursesPDF
Instructional and Curricular Issues
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12-13Textbook / Instructional Materials Adoption FormWebsite
2011Policy on Students Called to Active Military DutyPDF
14-15Honoring Our Commitment to Our StudentsPDF
14-15Quality Academic AdvisingPDF
14-15English Language Proficiency of InstructorsPDF
14-15Religious HolidaysPDF
14-15Fall (OU/Texas) HolidayPDF
Academic Program / Course Approval and Deadlines
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13-14Program Modification FAQPDF
13-14Request for Program Modification: InstructionsPDF
12-13Substantive vs. Non-Substantive as defined by the State Regents’ Staff (OSRHE)PDF
12-13State Regents’ Timeline for New Program ApprovalPDF
13-14Embedded Certificate - New Program Request FormPDF
13-14New Program Request Form for Traditional and Online Programs-OSRHE-March 14, 2013
13-14Cover page for Dual or Joint New Program Request Form for Traditional and Online Programs-OSRHE-March 14, 2013PDF
13-14Existing Program Delivered ElectronicallyPDF
13-14New/Existing Program to be Offered at OU-TulsaPDF
13-14Program DeletionPDF
13-14Program SuspensionPDF
13-14Program Name Change
13-14Program Option AdditionPDF
13-14Program Option DeletionPDF
13-14Option Name ChangePDF
13-14Program Requirement Changes
13-14Other Degree Program ModificationPDF
13-14Administrative/Internal ChangesInstructions
   (1) Addition of Area of Concentration/Track (Level V)PDF
   (2) Deletion of Area of Concentration/Track (Level V)PDF
   (3) Addition of a MinorPDF
   (4) Deletion of a MinorPDF
   (5) Requirement Changes to an accelerated program,
        area of concentration, or minor
   (6) Addition of an Accelerated Dual Degree ProgramPDF
   (7) Deletion of an Accelerated Dual Degree ProgramPDF
   (8) OtherPDF
14-15Substantive Program Changes Process (Flow-chart)PDF
14-15Non-Substantive Program Changes Process (Flow-chart)PDF
14-15Program Approval Tracking
12-13Course Approval TrackingPDF
 Degree Inventory Reporting -- Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education Website
14-15Course Approval Process (Flow-chart)PDF
14-15Course Request and Syllabi - Checksheet for submission to APCPDF
14-15Course Request and Syllabi - University Course Request FormPDF
14-15Approval Process for Cancellation of CoursePDF
14-15Approval Process for Course Schedule ChangePDF
14-15Shared Tuition Course Request FormExcel
14-15Academic Service Fee – Call for ProposalsPDF
14-15Academic Service Fees FormPDF
Strategic Planning and Goal Setting
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12-13Annual Spring Planning and Goal Setting                                                                  
Academic Personnel & Budget Records
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13-14Supplemental vs Overload Base Pay - Faculty & StaffPDF
13-14Helpful Hints / Faculty AppointmentsDOC
13-14Summer 2014 AppointmentsDOC
14-15Minimum faculty and GA salariesPDF
14-15Job Codes, Titles, and Account CodesPDF
13-14Assigning Appropriate Temporary Faculty TitlesPDF
Other Memoranda / Information
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12-13Agreement to Complete a Course after the End of the Term ("Incomplete" Contract)PDF
13-14Assigning Appropriate Temporary Faculty TitlesPDF
14-15Honorary Degrees Nominations Memo
14-15Honorary Degrees Nominations FormPDF
14-15Travel Pre-Authorization Request FormPDF
14-15Student International Travel Policies & ProceduresWebsite
14-15NEW 14-15 Permission for Extra Compensation with the University and Proposed Outside Employment for Full-Time Employees
14-15Practicum/Internship Memorandum of UnderstandingPDF
14-15Intra-Departmental Practicum / Internship/ Rotation Letter of AgreementPDF
14-15Seasonal/Holiday Events - Expense GuidelinesPDF
13-14Presidential International Travel FellowshipsPDF
12-13Request for Approval to Obtain Advanced Funds from OU FoundationWebsite
11-12Procurement Services WebsiteWebsite
13-142014 Summer Session Schedule and Funding
13-14Provost administrative units food and beverage expense certification formDownload XLS