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Board Policies

To access Galveston College legal board policies, click here to be redirected to the Texas Association of School Boards (TASB) Policy Online Service. All local policies are listed below.


Local Policies 

AB: College District Name and Definitions

AD:Educational Role, Mission, Purpose, and Responsibility

AE: College District Goals and Objectives

BA: Board Legal Status

BAA: Powers, Duties, and Responsibilities of the Board of Regents

BBB: Board Members: Elections

BBC: Board Members: Removal from Office

BBD: Board Members: Orientation and Training

BBE: Board Members: Authority

BBF: Board Members: Ethics

BBFA: Ethics: Conflict of Interest / Disclosures

BBG: Board Members: Compensation and Expenses

BBH: Board Members: Convention, Conferences, and Workshops

BBI: Board Members: Technology Resources and Electronic Communications

BCA: Board Internal Organization: Board Officers and Officials

BCAD: Board Officers and Officials: Duties and Requirements of Secretary

BCB: Board Internal Organization: Board Committees

BCC: Board Internal Organization: Attorney

BCG: Board Internal Organization: Board Evaluation

BD: Board Meetings

BDB: Board Meetings: Public Participation

BDC: Board Meetings: News Coverage

BE: Policy and Bylaw Development

BFA: College President: Qualifications and Duties

BFD: College President: Retirement or Resignation

BFE: College President: Evaluation

BG: Administrative Organization Plan

BGC: Faculty Senate, Committees, and Councils

BH: Administrative Rules and Regulations

CAA: Appropriations and Revenue Sources: State and Federal Revenue Sources

CAI: Appropriations and Revenue Sources: Ad Valorem Taxes

CAIC: Ad Valorem Taxes: Selection and Duties of Chief Tax Officials

CAK: Appropriations and Revenue Sources: Investments

CAM: Appropriations and Revenue Sources: Grants, Funds, Donations from Private Sources

CB: Depository of Funds

CC: Annual Operating Budget

CD: Accounting: Abandoned Property

CDA: Accounting: Financial Reports and Statements

CDB: Accounting: Inventories

CDB(R): Accounting: Inventories (Regulation)

CDC: Accounting: Audits

CDE: Accounting: Financial Ethics

CF: Purchasing and Acquisition

CFE: Purchasing and Acquisition Vendor Relations

CFF: Purchasing and Acquisition: Payment Procedures

CG: Safety Program

CGB: Safety Program: Accident Prevention

CGC: Safety Program: Emergency Plans and Alerts

CHC: Buildings, Grounds, and Equipment Management: Traffic and Parking Controls

CHE: Site Management: Mail and Delivery

CHF: Weapons

CHFA: Weapons: Carry of Concealed Handguns

CHFA(R): Weapons: Carry of Concealed Handguns (Regulation)

CIA: Equipment and Supplies Management: Records Management

CIB: Equipment and Supplies Management: Disposal of Property

CJ: Transportation Management: Student Travel

CJA: Transportation Management: Maintenance and Use of Vehicles

CKE: Insurance and Annuities Management: Workers’ Compensation

CM: Facilities Construction

CMA: Facilities Construction: Competitive Bidding

CMB: Facilities Construction: Competitive Sealed Proposals

CQA: Technology Resources: District, Campus, and Classroom Websites

CR: Technology Resources

CS: Information Security

CT: Intellectual Property

CTD: Intellectual Property: Trademarks and Logos

CU: Research Rules and Regulations


DAA: Employment Objectives Equal Empoyment Opportunity

DBA: Employee Credentials and Records

DBB: Employee Requirements and Restrictions: Medical Examinations and Communicable Diseases

DCB: Employment Practices: Tenure

DCBA: Faculty Rank

DEC: Compensation and Benefits: Leaves and Absences

DGC: Employee Rights and Privileges: Employee Expression and Use of College Facilities

DGCA: Academic Freedom and Responsibilities

DH: Employment Standards of Conduct

DHA: Employee Standards of Conduct: Code of Professional Ethics

DI: Employee Welfare

DIAA: Freedom from Discrimination, Harassment, and Retaliation: Sex and Sexual Violence

DIAB: Employee Welfare: Freedom from Discrimination, Harassment, and Retaliation: Other Protected Characteristics

DJ: Assignment and Schedules

DK: Professional Development

DMAA: Contracts: Dismissal

DMC: Reduction in Force


EBA: Alternate Methods of Instruction: Distance Education

ECC: Instructional Arrangements: Student Course Load and Schedules

ECF: Instructional Arrangements: Instructional Contracts with Outside Agencies

EDA: Instructional Resources: Instructional Materials

EDAA: Instructional Materials: Libraries and Laboratories

EDC: Instructional Resources: Community Instructional Resources

EE: Curriculum Development

EFA: Semester Credit Hours

EFAA: Core Curriculum

EFB: Academic Achievement: Degrees and Certificates Awarded

EFBA: Degrees and General Graduation Requirements

EFBC: Graduate Guarantee

EFCB: Continuing Education

EFCD: GED Testing

EGA: Academic Achievement: Grading and Credit

EGAA: Credit by Examination/Experience

EGAB: Academic Achievement: Examinations

EGAC: Academic Standards of Progress

EGC: Awards and Academic Recognition

EI: Testing and Placement Programs

FA: Equal Educational Opportunities

FAA: Equal Educational Opportunity Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Initiatives

FAB: Equal Educational Oppportunity Pregnant and Parenting Students

 FB Admissions Requirements

 FBA: Transfer of Credit

 FC: Attendance

 FD: Tuition and Fees

 FDA: Residency

 FE: Student Financial Aid Program

 FFA: Health Services

 FFAC: Communicable Diseases

 FFDA: Freedom from Discrimination, Harassment, and Retaliation: Sex and Sexual Violence

 FFDB: Freedom from Discrimination, Harassment, and Retaliation: Other Protected Characteristics

 FG: Student Housing

 FI: Student Fund Raising and Solicitations

FJ: Student Records

 FKC: Student Clubs and Organizations

 FKF: Athletics

 FL: Student Rights and Responsibilities

 FLA: Student Expression and Use of College Facilities

 FLB: Student Code of Conduct

 FLBD: Student Conduct: Tobacco Use

 FLBE: Student Conduct: Alcohol and Drug Use

 FLBH: Student Conduct: Disruptions

 FLC: Student Rights and Responsibilities: Interrogations and Searches

 FLD: Student Complaints and the Grievance Process

 FLDA: Student Complaints: Discrimination and/or Harassment

 FLDB: Grade Appeals

 FM: Student Discipline and Penalties

 FMA: Student Discipline and Penalties: Discipline Hearings Procedure

 FN: Student Fees, Fines, and Charges


GB: Public Complaints and Hearings

GCB: Public Information Program: Requests for Information

GD: Community Expression and Use of College Facilities

GD(R): Student and Community Use of College District Facilities (Regulation)

GDA: Student and Community Use of College District Facilities: Conduct on College District Premises

GH: Relations with Schools and Districts

GI: Relations with Other Colleges and Universities

GK: Relations with Educational Accreditation Agencies

GM: Relationship with the Galveston College Foundation




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Breanne Lorefice
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