On September 11, 2018, revisions to SYS 170: Lawton Undergraduate Minority Retention Grant Program, were approved by President Cross. The policy defines and establishes systemwide requirements for university financial assistance to statutorily designated minority undergraduate students.

The policy reflects revisions to outdated terms, funding allocations, and credit requirements. Language was added to describe the intent and purpose of the program.

 

On September 12, 2018, SYS 350: Payment Card Compliance Policy, was approved by President Cross. The policy defines and establishes systemwide requirements and procedures to prevent loss or disclosure of cardholder data. This policy governs payment card handling, including processing, transmission, storage, and disposal, of cardholder data transactions.

The policy requires that University of Wisconsin institutions develop procedures to prevent loss of cardholder data by meeting the Payment Card Industry compliance requirements. The policy provides a procedure template to guide institutions in developing required procedures.