Staff Handbook

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5.7.2 Policy Making Authority

The President has the authority and responsibility to approve and, when appropriate, recommend institutional policies to the Board of Trustees for the Mississippi Institutions o f Higher Learning ("IHL") for approval. See IHL Bylaw 301.0703 and 301.0801. So long as a policy is not contrary to an IHL Bylaw and its approval complies with this Policy, the President or administrators with written policy-making authority from the President may establish University policy.