School of Nursing Policies

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Undergraduate (1 - 100s) | Graduate (200s) | General (300s) | Administrative (400s) | Continuing Education (500s - 600s)

Undergraduate Policies

  • 1 — Admission and Financial Aid: Undergraduate
  • 2 — Admission: Requirements for High School Applicants
  • 3 — Admission: Responsibilities of School of Nursing and the University Office of Admission and Financial Aid regarding High School Applicants
  • 4 — Admission: Requirements for RN-BSN Track Applicants
  • 4.1 — Admission Requirement, RN-BSN Students admitted prior to 2008
  • 4.2 — Admission Requirements: RN-BSN, Students admitted prior to 2003
  • 6 — Admission: Requirements for Transfer Applicants
  • 10 — Admission: Readmission
  • 30 — Registration and Add/Drop
  • 32 — Transfer of Credit
  • 33 — Approval: Substituting Courses from Another College or University
  • 34 — C.L.E.P. Examination Credits
  • 36 — Registration Status
  • 45 — Attendance
  • 46 — Determination of Class Designation for Basic Undergraduate Students
  • 48 — Repeating of a Course: Undergraduate
  • 60 — Grading System
  • 61 — Grading System: H/S/U
  • 64 — Acceptable Achievement in Specified Courses
  • 65 — Acceptable Academic Status
  • 68 — Statute of Limitations
  • 80 — Examinations
  • 81 — Retention of Examination Papers
  • 90 — Witnessing Documents
  • 91 — Dress Code for Clinical Settings
  • 92 — Wearing of Student Uniforms when Working as an Employee
  • 100 — Classification of Students for Graduation and Pinning
  • 101 — Class Rank
  • 102 — Graduation with Honors
  • 103 — Keeper of the Light Award
  • 104 — Program Honors for RN Options Students
  • 117 — Comprehensive Examination - Prelicensure Baccalaureate Students
  • 125 — University Honors Convocation
  • 150 — Dean's List
  • 152 — Admission: Requirements or Accelerated 2nd Degree BSN Applicants

Graduate Policies

  • 200 — Admission, Master's Program
  • 201 — International Student Admission
  • 202 — Challenge Examinations/Credits by Course Examination
  • 203 — Registration Process and Add/Drop
  • 204 — Course Work Accpetable for Master's Degree
  • 205 — Acceptable Academic Status
  • 206 — Change of Status from Provisional to Full Graduate Status
  • 207 — Warning, Probation, and Dismissal
  • 208 — Statute of Limitations/Leave of Absence
  • 209 — Grading Policy
  • 214.1 — Repeat of a Course for Students
  • 216 — Readmission/Deferral
  • 217 — Comprehensive Examination: Master's Program
  • 218 — Thesis Development and Completion
  • 219 — Publication of Thesis or Dissertation
  • 220 — Application for Graduation
  • 223 — Credits Taken for Master's Thesis
  • 224 — Transfer/Advance Standing of Credits/Advanced Standing for Institutions other than the University of Pittsburgh
  • 225 — Advanced Standing of Credits from the University of Pittsburgh
  • 227 — Dissertation Development and Completion
  • 229 — Admission: Special Non-degree Status, Master's and Doctoral of Nursing Practice (DNP) Program
  • 230 — Preliminary Examination: PhD Program
  • 231 — Admission: PhD Program
  • 234 — Dissertation Focus Approval
  • 235 — Comprehensive Examination & Overview, PhD Program
  • 236 — Credits Taken for Doctoral Dissertation
  • 239 — Registration Status
  • 240 — Admission: Doctor of Philosophy Nursing Minor
  • 241 — Statistics Prerequisites: Doctoral Program
  • 277 — Second Master's in Nursing Degree
  • 279 — Assignment of the Academic Advisor and Selection of the Dissertation Chair
  • 280 — Admission: Doctor of Nursing Practice Programs
  • 281 — Attendance
  • 282 — Doctor of Nursing Practice Capstone Project Development and Completion

General Policies

  • 301 — Style Manual for Writing Papers
  • 302 — Health Incidents
  • 303 — HIV/HBV: Faculty and Students
  • 305 — Unsafe Student Clinical Performance
  • 306 — Academic Integrity: Faculty Obligations
  • 307 — Academic Integrity: Student Obligations
  • 310 — Termination of Registration/Resignation
  • 311 — Course(s) Withdrawal
  • 312 — "I" Grades
  • 313 — "G" Grades
  • 314 — Retention of Examination Papers
  • 350 — Nomination of Faculty for Regular Membership in the Graduate Faculty of the University of Pittsburgh
  • 360 — Peer Evaluation of Teaching
  • 361 — Appointment, Reappointment including Track Change and Placement Outside of the Tenure Stream
  • 362 — Promotion and Conferral of Tenure
  • 363 — C.P.R Certification
  • 364 — Liability Insurance for Undergraduate and Graduate Studies
  • 365 — Verification of English Language Proficiency for Students Classified as Foreign Students
  • 366 — Student Impaired Clinical Performance
  • 367 — Independent Study
  • 368 — Student Performance Improvement Plan
  • 369 — Required Documents For Clinical Experience
  • 370 — Health Evaluations
  • 371 — International Student Admission

Administrative Policies

  • 402 — Photocopy Service
  • 403 — Clinical Travel Expenses
  • 406 — Replacement of Equipment, Furnishings, and Supplies
  • 407 — Approval of Faculty and Student Research Studies/IRB (Under Review)
  • 408A — Faculty Research Proposal Reviews
  • 408C — Student and Post-Doctoral Fellow Research Proposal Reviews
  • 408 — Research and Training Proposal Reviews
  • 408B — Guidelines for Submitting Training Proposals
  • 410 — Storage of Research Data for Faculty & Student Researchers (Under Review)
  • 411 — International Visiting Scholars: Participating in a Mentored Research Experience
  • 412 — Clinical Hours for Prelicensure Courses
  • 413 — Research Laboratories Policy
  • 415 — Student, Faculty, and Staff Disaster and Post-Disaster Policy
  • 416 — Research Integrity
  • 418 — Low Enrollment Courses
  • 419 — Academic Planning Proposal
  • 420 — Biological Specimen Storage Policy
  • 421 — Approval of University Policies
  • 422 — Faculty Scholarly Clinical Practice
  • 423 — Clinical Placement
  • 424 — Formal Student Complaints
  • 428 — Evidence of Professional Nursing Licensure and Continuing Education Credits of Faculty Members, Staff and Volunteers
  • 429 — Latex Gloves Sensitivity
  • 430 — Course Review, Revision, and Approval Process
  • 431 — Governance
  • 432 — Program Review and Quality Improvement
  • 433 — Clinical Preceptors for Graduate Students
  • 434 — Clinical Preceptors for Undergraduate Students
  • 435 — Course Materials
  • 437 — Student Code of Conduct
  • 438 — Criteria for Students Engaged in Distance Learning
  • 443 — Salary Reconsideration
  • 444 — Disposal of Sponsored Research Equipment and Supplies
  • 445 — Faculty Absences
  • 446 — Credit Hour Definition by Federal Regulation

Continuing Education Policies

  • 505 — Joint Providership of CE Activities
  • 508 — Selection of Continuing Education Committee Members
  • 509 — Selection of the Director, Continuing Education
  • 605 — Commercial Support and Sponsorship