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Human Resources
University of Mississippi

Recent HR Policy Updates


This page is intended to share recent updates to HR policies. Changes to existing policies and procedures are adopted to accommodate current best practices and continuous improvement; to comply with changes in laws, regulations, or accreditation standards; and/or to respond to operational issues.

For the full listing of policies, please visit the Policy Directory.

April 2024

      • Outside Employment Practices
        • Policy name change from “Non-Institutional Employment Practices” to “Outside Employment Practices”
        • Form name change from “Form 9” to “Outside Employment Form”
      • Employment of Relatives
        • Provided definition of “relative” and clarified language regarding supervisory chain and supervision

February 2024

      • Hours of Administrative Offices
        • Policy name change from “Hours of Work” to “Hours of Administrative Offices”
        • Clarified who has authority to approve any variation from schedule outlined in policy

December 2023

      • Employment of Foreign Nationals
        • Updated the name of Office of International Programs to International Student and Scholar Services
        • Changed timeframe to contact International Student and Scholar Services

June 2023

May 2023

      • Use of Facilities for Private Enterprises
        • Policy was deactivated as the use of university facilities for private enterprises is not permitted