Policy Exceptions

The response required by the COVID-19 pandemic led to changes in the way the university conducts business.  Here are some temporary exceptions to certain UNT policies:

UNT Policy and direct link

Overview of exception(s)

06.025 Faculty Misconduct and Discipline This policy contains timelines for various procedural actions in the faculty misconduct and discipline process.  Given the constraints faced by the university at this time, an exception is granted from all university timelines in this policy.  Instead, the university’s actions will be completed in a reasonable time as determined by the academic leader with responsibility at each step in the process.
06.051 University Faculty Grievance This policy contains timelines for various procedural actions in the faculty grievance process.  Given the constraints faced by the university at this time, an exception is granted from all university timelines in this policy.  Instead, the university’s actions and the actions of any faculty committees will be completed in a reasonable time as determined by the chair(s) of the relevant committee.
Graduate Student Grade Appeal to 06.040 Grade Appeal Grade appeal procedures and appeal review form for Spring 2020.