University Policies


Welcome to the website for official University policies. This site serves as a repository of current policies for PennWest California.

Academic Policies

Academic Policies


Equal Opportunity Policies



University Technology Services



  • Banner Data Management Standard -  The purpose of this document is to list rules and procedures for setting up and managing security within the Banner System at PennWest California. It also outlines the responsibilities of all who access and manage the Banner-based data.
  • Logon Banner Standard -  Logon banners provide a definitive warning that network intrusion is illegal and also warn authorized users of their obligations relating to acceptable use of the network.


  • Guidelines on Breach Notification - The purpose of these guidelines is to establish a PASSHE approach to lost or stolen Information Technology (IT) devices or PASSHE data and the steps to take for notification.
  • Remote Access Guidelines - These guidelines address the acceptable safeguards for use of privately owned and/or remote devices to access the PennWest California network. 


  • InCommon Federation: Participant Operational Practices - Participation in the InCommon Federation enables a federation participating organization to use Shibboleth identity attribute sharing technologies to manage access to on-line resources that can be made available to the InCommon community.
  • InCommon Member Request Procedure - This procedure defines the steps needed for InCommon Members to request access to PennWest California Services.