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Bylaws of the Riverside Division

1 Authority, Duties, and Membership

2 Officers and the Executive Office

2.2 Chair.

2.3 Vice Chair.

2.4 Divisional Representatives to the Assembly.

2.5 Secretary-Parliamentarian

2.6 Executive Office.

3 Meetings, Call and Minutes

3.1 Regular Meeting.

3.2 Special Meeting.

3.3 Emergency Meeting.

3.4 Quorum

3.5 Privilege

3.6 Call for a Meeting.

3.7 Minutes

4 Rules of Order

4.1 Regular Meeting.

4.1.1 Suspension of Order.
4.1.2 Consent Calendar.
4.1.3 Reports of Committees.

4.2 Special Meeting.

4.3 Degree Reports.

4.4 Authority in Questions of Order.

5 Memorials, Resolutions, and Petitions

6 Amendment and Suspension of Bylaws and Regulations

6.2 Due Notice.

6.3 Suspension of Regulations.

6.4 Requisite Majorities.

6.5 Effective Dates.

6.6 Form of Presentation.

7 Election and Ballot Procedures

7.2 Elections.

7.2.1 Time of election.
7.2.2 Notice of election.
7.2.3 Nomination.
7.2.4 Ballots.
7.2.4.1 Mail Ballots.
7.2.4.2 Electronic Ballots.
7.2.5 Additional Balloting.
7.2.6 Counting the Ballots.
7.2.7 Number of Votes Required.
7.2.8 Balloting in the Event of Single Nominees.

7.3 Ballots on Measures.

8 Committees of the Division

8.1 Appointment and Tenure

8.2 General Provisions

8.3 Academic Freedom

8.4 Academic Personnel

8.5 Executive Council

8.6 Committee on Diversity and Equal Opportunit

8.7 Charges

8.8 Committees

8.9 Library and Information Technology

8.10 Courses

8.11 Distinguished Teaching

8.12 Educational Policy

8.13 Faculty Research Lecturer

8.14 Graduate Council

8.15 International Education

8.17 Physical Resources Planning

8.18 Planning and Budget

8.19 Privilege and Tenure

8.20 Research

8.21 Rules and Jurisdiction

8.22 Scholarships and Honors

8.23 Undergraduate Admissions Committee

8.24 Preparatory Education

8.25 University Extension

8.26 Faculty Welfare

8.27 Distinguished Campus Service

8.28 Committee on Memorial Resolutions

9 Faculties of the Riverside Division

Authority, Duties, and Membership

10 Procedures for Approval of New Undergraduate Curricula and Changes in Undergraduate Curricula

Regulations of the Riverside Division

1 Grading System

2 Requirement in American History and Institutions

3 Guest Participation

4 Foreign Language Credit

5 Procedures for the Appeal of Grades

6 Campus Graduation Requirements

6.1 English composition

6.2 Natural sciences and Mathematics

6.3 Humanities

6.4 Social Sciences

6.5 Ethnicity

7 Expected Progress for Undergraduate Students

7.1 Expected Progress

7.2 Continued Registration

7.3 Failure to Meet Criteria for Continued Registration.

7.4 Units Passed

7.5 Units for Courses Taken at other Institutions.

8 Prerequisite Equivalence and Overlap Equivalence for Honors and Corresponding Non-Honors Courses

Appendix

1 Regents Standing Order 105

105.1 Organization of the Academic Senate
105.2 Duties, Powers, and Privileges of the Academic Senate

3 Honors

A. Dean's Honor List and Chancellor's Honor List Standards*
B. Standards for the Award of Honors at Graduation**

4 Departmental Voting Rights -- Universitywide Bylaw 55 [188]

55 Departmental Voting Rights
A. General Provisions
B. Designation of Voting Rights
C. Extension of Voting Privileges to non-Emeritae/i Faculty.
D. Rights and Privileges of Emeritae/i Faculty.
E. Reappointed Emeriti/ae and Phased Retirees

5 Policies on Faculty Conduct and the Administration of Discipline

5.1 University Policy on Faculty Conduct and the Administration of Discipline

5.2 The Faculty Code of Conduct

5.3 Rules of Procedure for Implementation of Policies on Faculty Conduct and the Administration of Discipline at UCR

5.3.1 Applicability and Principles
5.3.2 Allegation Procedures and Channels
5.3.3 Informal Resolution
5.3.4 The Formal Complaint
5.3.5 Inquiry by the Committee on Charges of the Academic Senate
5.3.6 Determination by the Chancellor to Initiate Disciplinary Action
5.3.7 Disciplinary Hearing by the Committee on Privilege and Tenure
5.3.8 Imposition of Disciplinary Sanction
5.3.9 Role of the Complainant
5.3.10 Provision for Interim Suspension in Extreme Emergency

6 Academic Integrity for Students at the University of California, Riverside

6.1 Policy

6.2 Principles of Academic Integrity

6.3 Types of Academic Misconduct

6.4 UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS

Research
Courses
6.4.2 I. Faculty Actions
Research
Courses
6.4.3 II. Administrative Actions
Research
Courses
6.4.4 III. Academic Integrity Committees
Campus Academic Integrity Executive Committee
6.4.5 IV. Appeals
6.4.6 V. Maintenance Of Records
6.4.7 VI. Scheduling for Hearings and Appeals

6.5 GRADUATE STUDENTS

6.5.1 Requirements and Expectations in Research
6.5.2 Allegations of Misconduct in Research
6.5.3 Requirements and Expectations in Courses
6.5.4 Allegations of Misconduct in Courses
6.5.4.1 Initiation of Cases
6.5.4.1.1 Student Admits Responsibility
6.5.4.1.2 Student Does Not Admit Responsibility
6.5.4.2 Review Stage 1: Initial [Administrative] Review
6.5.4.2.1 Outcome of the Initial [Administrative] Review
6.5.4.3 Review Stage 2: Complex Cases and Appeals from Stage 1
6.5.4.3.1 Hearing Panels
6.5.4.3.2 Hearing Procedures
6.5.4.4 Review Stage 3: Appeals from Stage 2 and Annual Assessment of Cases
6.5.5 Appeals
6.5.5.1 Criteria for Appeals
6.5.5.2 Appeal Procedures
6.5.6 Maintenance of Records

7 U.C. Riverside Procedures for Discontinuance of a Program

PREAMBLE

Bourns College of Engineering Bylaws

1 Membership

2 Officers

3 Meetings

4 Committees

Bourns College of Engineering Regulations

1 Status of Students

1.1 Categories of Students

2 Registration and Course Work

2.1 Faculty Advisors

2.2 Student Responsibility

2.3 Enrollment Regulations

2.4 Major Requirements

2.5 Credit by Examination

2.6 Undergraduate Credit for Graduate Courses

2.7 Enrollment on a Satisfactory/No Credit

2.8 Enrollment in Honors Section

3 Degree Requirements

3.1 General Requirements

3.2 Subject Requirements for the Bachelor of Science Degree

3.3 Academic Minors

College of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences Bylaws

1 Membership

2 Officers

3 Meetings

4 Committees

5 Elections and Balloting

6 Amendment and Suspension of Bylaws and Regulations

College of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences Regulations

1 Status of Students

1.1 Categories of Students

2 Registration and Course Work

2.1 Faculty Advisers

2.2 Student Responsibility

2.3 Registration/Enrollment Regulation

2.4 Major Requirements

2.5 Credit by Examination

2.6 Undergraduate Credit for Graduate Courses

2.7 Enrollment on a Satisfactory/No Credit Basis

2.8 Minors

3 Degree Requirements

3.1 General Requirements

3.1.1 Units
3.1.2 Grade Average
3.1.3 Concurrent Enrollment
3.1.4 Senior Residence
3.1.5 Filing of Candidacy
3.1.6 Honors

3.2 Breadth and Subject Requirements for the Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science Degrees

3.2.1 Humanities
3.2.2 Social Sciences
3.2.3 Foreign Language (Bachelor of Arts Degree)
3.2.4 Foreign Language (Bachelor of Science Degree)

College of Natural and Agricultural Sciences Bylaws

1 Membership

2 Officers

3 Meetings

4 Committees

5 Amendment and Suspension of Bylaws and Regulations

College of Natural and Agricultural Sciences Regulations

1 Status of Students

1.1 Categories of Students

2 Registration and Course Work

2.1 Faculty Advisers

2.2 Student Responsibility

2.3 Course Enrollment Regulations

2.4 Major Requirements

2.5 Credit by Examination

2.6 Undergraduate Credit for Graduate Courses

2.7 Enrollment on a Satisfactory/No Credit Basis

3 Degree Requirements

3.1 General Requirements

3.2 Subject Requirements for the Bachelor of Arts Degree

3.2.1 English Composition
3.2.2 Foreign Language
3.2.3 Humanities
3.2.4 Social Sciences
3.2.5 Natural Sciences
3.2.6 Ethnicity

3.3 Subject Requirements for the Bachelor of Science Degree

3.3.1 English Composition
3.3.2 Humanities
3.3.3 Social Sciences
3.3.5 Natural Sciences

3.4 Academic Minors

3.5 Life Sciences Core curriculum

Graduate Division Regulations

1 General Provisions

1.1 Preparation for Higher Degrees and Certificates

1.2 Standards of Scholarship and Disqualification

1.3 Departmental or Graduate Group Rules and Requirements for Higher Degrees and Certificates

1.4 Credit by Examination

1.5 Study List Regulations

1.6 Professional Development Requirement for Graduate Students

2 Requirements for the Degree of Master of Arts or Master of Science, and Master of Administration

2.2 Residence Requirements

2.3 Foreign Language Requirement

2.4 Scholarship Requirements

2.5 Advancement to Candidacy

2.6 Thesis Requirements

3 Requirements for the Degree of Master of Fine Arts

4 Requirements for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy

4.1 Notice of Intended Candidacy

4.2 Residence Requirement

4.3 Foreign Language Requirement

4.4 Program of Study

4.5 Qualifying Examination, Qualifying Committee, and Advancement to Candidacy.

4.6 Dissertation Requirements

5 Transfer of Units and Backdating

6 Certificate of Postdoctoral Study

6.2 Requirements for Enrollment as a Postdoctoral Fellow

School of Business Administration Bylaws

1 Membership

2 Officers

3 Meetings

4 Committees

5 Revisions and Amendments

Anderson Graduate School of Management Regulations

1 Graduate Student Requirements for Admission to the School

2 Study List

Graduate School of Education Bylaws

1 Membership

2 Officers

3 Meetings

4 Committees

5 Election and Balloting

Graduate School of Education Regulations

1 Requirements for Admission to the School

2 Study List

School of Medicine Bylaws

1 Membership

2 Duties of Faculty

3 Officers

4 Meetings

5 Committees

6 Election and Balloting

7 Amendments and Suspensions of Bylaws and Regulation

School of Public Policy Bylaws

1 Membership

2 Officers

3 Meetings

4 Committees

5 Election and Balloting

6 Amendments and Suspensions of Bylaws and Regulations


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