Board Policies and Administrative Procedures

The policies and procedures outlined below are designed for general information. They are not intended to create a binding agreement or contract between Northeast Community College and its employees or students. While the college intends to continue in effect the foregoing policies, procedures, and benefits, it reserves the right to make changes in content or applications as it deems advisable. These changes may be implemented whether or not they have been communicated, printed, or substituted on the Northeast Community College Web site.

Disclaimer

The Northeast Community College Board Policies and Administrative Procedures contain information which govern college operations. All Policies are effective as of the date enacted by the Board of Governors. All Procedures are effective as of the date approved by the President. Board Policies are binding on all members of the Board of Governors, officers, employees, students and visitors to the College.

The Northeast Community College Board Policies and Administrative Procedures, as amended from time to time, replaces and supersedes all previous hard copies of Policies manuals and handbooks. To the extent that any other College, published or non-published, guidelines or Procedures are inconsistent, the Board Policies and Administrative Procedures shall control. To the extent that any Policy is inconsistent with State or Federal law, the State or Federal law shall control. Action to modify, amend or delete Policies requires the approval of a majority of the Board of Governors at a duly constituted public meeting of the Board. Although the online versions of the Board Policies and Administrative Procedures are continuously and expeditiously updated, it may not reflect recent changes to Board Policies and Administrative Procedures. Nothing contained in the Board Policies and Administrative Procedures constitutes an employment contract, expressed or implied, or an offer to contract with any individual or external entity for any duration. Moreover, nothing contained within the Board Policies and Administrative Procedures changes the employment-at-will status of any employee, nor creates any additional rights, remedies or expectations of continued employment.

While the Board Policies and Administrative Procedures contain a number of fundamental Policies of Northeast Community College, they are not intended to cover every situation that may arise or relate to every regulation, Policy or Procedure of the College since its intent is not such comprehensive in scope. In the absence of applicable Policy, the President is authorized to establish needed Procedures which, if need to be approved as Policy, shall be presented to formal approval at the next regularly scheduled Board meeting. The Northeast Community College Board Policies and Administrative Procedures contain information which govern college operations. All Policies are effective as of the date enacted by the Board of Governors. All Procedures are effective as of the date approved by the President. Board Policies are binding on all members of the Board of Governors, officers, employees, students and visitors to the College.