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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

Section A – Basic District Foundations

AB: College District Name and Definitions

AD: Educational Role, Mission, Purpose, and Responsibility

AE: College District Goals and Objectives

Section B – Local Governance

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

Section C – Business and Support Services

CAI: Appropriations and Revenue Sources: Ad Valorem Taxes

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

CAK: Appropriations and Revenue Sources: Investments

CAK(R): Appropriations and Revenue Sources: Investments (Regulations)

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

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

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

CR: Technology Resources

CS: Information Security

CT: Intellectual Property

CTD: Intellectual Property: Trademarks and Logos

CU: Research Rules and Regulations

 

Section D – Personnel

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: Academic Freedom and Responsibilities

DH: Employment Standards of Conduct: Code of Professional Ethics

DI: Employee Welfare

DIAA: Employee Welfare: Freedom from Discrimination, Harassment, and Retaliation

DJ: Assignment and Schedules

DK: Professional Development

DMAA: Contracts: Dismissal

DMC: Reduction in Force

Section E – Instruction

ECC: Limitation on Number of Dropped Courses

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

Section F – Students

FA: Equal Educational Opportunities

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: Signs and Distribution of Publications on Campus

FLB: Student Code of Conduct

FLBD: Student Conduct: Tobacco Use

FLBE: Student Conduct: Alcohol and Drug Use

FLBF: Student Conduct: Weapons

FLBH: Student Conduct: Disruptions

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

Section G – Community and Governmental Relations

GAB: Public Information Program: Requests for Information

GB: Public Complaints and Hearings

GF: Student and Community Use of College District Facilities

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

GFA: 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

Contact Galveston College

Carla Biggers

Phone

409-944-1200

Fax

409-944-1500