Whereas, the Board of Regents recognizes the importance of accountability to the people of Wisconsin and believes it is in the interest of both the public and the University of Wisconsin System to assure public confidence in the integrity of the University of Wisconsin System faculty and staff, and

Whereas, the University of Wisconsin System policies regarding public reporting of outside interests and activities required by UWS 8 of the Wisconsin Administrative Code are among the most extensive among universities in the nation, and

Whereas, the Regents wish to continue to support and encourage University of Wisconsin faculty and staff to share their expertise and talents with agriculture, business, industry, and the state’s communities,

Therefore, the Board of Regents approves the ” University of Wisconsin System Guidelines and Form for Reporting Outside Activities as required by UWS 8.025, Wisconsin Administrative Code,” and directs the University of Wisconsin System President to implement these revised procedures at all University of Wisconsin Institutions effective for the reporting period ending April 30, 1992.


History: Res. 5785 adopted 05/10/1991; replaces RPD 73-6(a).

See also:

SYS 1290, Code of Ethics (formerly WE1)

[UW System Administrative policies are included for reference and are separate from Regent Policy Documents adopted by the Board.]