Department of Physics and Physical Oceanography


This page contains links to policy documents that have been approved by the Department of Physics & Physical Oceanography. Unless otherwise noted, all documents are in Microsoft Word format. Further policies can be found at

Department Policies

Policies and Procedures Manual (Last Updated September 1, 2015)

Includes the individual policies listed below:

Allocation of Travel Funds
Applied Learning Initiative
Classroom Visitation Policy
Committee | Service Guidelines
Computer Competency Requirement
Disaster Recovery Plan
Distribution of Indirect Costs
Faculty Workload Policy
Graduate Faculty Criteria
Laboratory Grading Policy
Peer Review Policy & Procedures
Post-Tenure Review Policy
PHY 495 Guidelines
Research Active Criteria
RPT Policy Extensions
Selection of Department Chair
Textbook Policy for Summer School