NWCCU 2020 Standard 2.A.1
The Board of Education may adopt such policies as are authorized by law or determined by the Board of Education to be necessary for the efficient operation of the Rogue Community College. Board policies are intended to be statements of intent by the Board of Education on a specific issue within its subject matter jurisdiction.
The policies have been written to be consistent with provisions of law but do not encompass all laws relating to the Rogue Community College’s activities. All Rogue Community College employees are expected to know and observe all provisions of law pertinent to their job responsibilities.
Policies of the Board of Education may be adopted, revised, added to, or amended at any regular Board of Education meeting by a majority vote. Proposed changes or additions shall be introduced not less than one regular meeting prior to the meeting at which action is recommended. The Board of Education shall regularly assess its policies for effectiveness in fulfilling the Rogue Community College’s mission.
Administrative procedures are to be issued by the college president as statements of method to be used in implementing Board of Education policy. Such administrative procedures shall be consistent with the intent of Board of Education Policy. Administrative procedures may be revised as deemed necessary by the college president.
The college president shall, not less than annually, provide each member of the Board of Education with access to all policies and procedures as well as a report of any revisions since the last time they were provided. The Board of Education reserves the right to direct revisions of the administrative procedures should they, in the Board of Education’s judgment, be inconsistent with the Board of Education’s own policies.
Copies of all Board of Education policies and administrative procedures shall be readily available to the Rogue Community College’s employees through the college president via the Rogue Community College website.
Rescinds Policy Number: I.D.080, I.D.090, III.A.040, III.A.060
Adopted: December 18, 2018
Revised: February 25, 2020
Accreditation reference updated January 29, 2020