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Regulation Regarding Student Organizations

Regulation Regarding Student Organizations

Description: Regulations regarding Student Organizations, their Activities and Finances. 1. Preamble 1.1      The objects and purposes of York University under the York University Act, 1965, are the advancement of learning, the dissemination of knowledge, the intellectual, spiritual, social, moral and physical development of its members, and the betterment of society. York University believes that student organizations […]

Posters, Procedure

Posters, Procedure

1. Definitions 1.1 In this Procedure “Approval Authority” means an office or an entity that may authorize a poster under section 5. “Bulletin Board” means a space designated for posters, “General Use Bulletin Boards” means a bulletin board provided on each campus for the temporary promotion of events and services or information sharing on University […]

Posters, Policy on

Posters, Policy on

PREAMBLE York University has both the right and responsibility to manage the access to - and the use of - its spaces to maintain and improve the physical environment, promote ecological sustainability, and ensure compliance with University policies, procedures, and regulations, including but not limited to the Statement of Policy on Free Speech. The University […]

COVID-19 Vaccination Mandate

COVID-19 Vaccination Mandate

THIS POLICY HAS BEEN SUSPENDED EFFECTIVE MAY 1, 2022 NOTE - The University has suspended this policy effective May 1, 2022, based on the Government of Ontario, the Chief Medical Officer of Health and Toronto Public Health beginning to lift public health measures in the province and across all sectors commencing in March 2022.  To […]

Human Rights Policy and Procedures

Human Rights Policy and Procedures

1. Purpose 1.1 Whereas York University recognizes the dignity and worth of every member of the York University community (“Community Member”); 1.2 And whereas York University seeks to provide for equal rights and opportunities without discrimination that is contrary to law; 1.3 And whereas York University has as its aim the creation of a climate […]

Statement of Policy on Free Speech

Statement of Policy on Free Speech

1. Purpose York University wishes to affirm its longstanding protection of and support for free speech as a fundamental principle upon which it pursues its mission. This Statement of Policy has been informed and enhanced by submissions, comments and suggestions shared by many members of the York community who participated in consultations over a number […]

Disruptive and/or Harassing Behaviour in Academic Situations, Senate Policy on

Disruptive and/or Harassing Behaviour in Academic Situations, Senate Policy on

Policy Senate affirms that no individual or group of individuals shall cause by action, threat or otherwise, a disturbance that obstructs any academic activity organized by the university or its units. York is committed to policies that support the teaching and learning of controversial subject matter. Students and instructors are, however, expected to maintain a […]

Presidential Regulation Number 4 - Regulations Regarding Student Governments/Organizations

Presidential Regulation Number 4 - Regulations Regarding Student Governments/Organizations

Description: Regulations regarding student governments/organizations and principles for their activities and finances. With Section A. "Governing Principles" Section C. "Draft Regulations to be Proposed to the Student Relations Committee of the Board of Governors" and Section D. "Joint Statement. . .", this document is known as "The White Paper on Student Government." The "Introduction" [below] […]

Conflicts of Interest for Faculty and Librarians (Policy and Guidelines)

Conflicts of Interest for Faculty and Librarians (Policy and Guidelines)

Description: This conflict of interest policy, set of accompanying guidelines and procedure on disclosure, which incorporate many of the elements of the conflict of interest portions of the December 7, 1999 Draft Policy on Conflicts of Interest and Commitment, now stand as the Policy, Guidelines and Procedure on Conflict of Interest with respect to faculty members and […]

Research Involving Human Participants, Senate Policy on (Formerly titled: Ethics Review Process for Research Involving Human Participants Policy)

Research Involving Human Participants, Senate Policy on (Formerly titled: Ethics Review Process for Research Involving Human Participants Policy)

A.  Policy 1.  Policy Statement It shall be the policy of York University to ensure the ethical conduct of research involving human participants and to comply in full with the Tri-Council Policy Statement on Research Involving Human Participants (December 2010) as it may be amended from time to time. The policy shall apply to all Faculties […]