Employment of Veterans

Policy number: 
05.026
Policy description: 

It is the policy of the University of North Texas to employ and to advance in employment, disabled veterans and veterans of the Vietnam Era, in accordance with the provisions of the Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974.It is also the policy of the University to give veterans preference in appointment or employment over other applicants having no greater qualifications for the same position, in accordance the law.

See full policy (PDF): 
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Policy owner: VP for Finance and Administration
Policy contact: 
Luis Lewin
Associate Vice Chancellor, Human Resources, UNT
UNT System Human Resources
Applies to: 
Faculty, Staff
Date Issued: 
Sunday, May 1, 1983
References: 

Last updated: 

Date: 
2015-09-17
Action: 
Revision
Comments: 
Revised to comply with the Supreme Court Ruling on Same Sex marriage. The definition of spouse was added. Effective 09/17/2015.
Date: 
2003-08-01
Action: 
Revision
Date: 
1999-09-01
Action: 
Review without revision
Date: 
1995-08-01
Action: 
Revision