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Resources Key
pdf= PDF Word Document= Word Document website= Website
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Prepared Materials by Northern Arizona University

pdfSelf-study Report (Self-study_Report.pdf)

Audited Financial Statements for 2005 and 2006

pdf2005
http://www4.nau.edu/comptr/financial_report/FinRptWebfinal05.pdf
pdf2006
http://www4.nau.edu/comptr/financial_report/2006Financial_Rpt_Web.pdf

Current Northern Arizona University’s Catalog and Handbooks

websiteCatalog http://www4.nau.edu/aio/AcademicCatalog/academiccatalogs.htm

websiteFaculty Handbook (being revised)
http://www2.nau.edu/provost/doc/facultyhandbook.htm

websiteConditions of Faculty Service http://www2.nau.edu/provost/doc/conditions2.htm

websiteStudent Handbook http://www4.nau.edu/stulife/handbook.htm

pdfPersonnel Policy Manual http://hr.nau.edu/m/images/stories/docs/policy_manual.pdf

Additional Materials for Review

pdfExecutive Summary (Executive_Summary.pdf)

Appendices

pdfStrategic Plan 2005-2010 http://www4.nau.edu/pair/UniversityPlanning/ArchivedStrategicPlanning/05.Strategic.Plan.pdf

Hard Copy in Appendix SleeveNew Promotional Material (hard copies in sleeves of appendix)

pdfFY06 Financial Report http://www4.nau.edu/comptr/financial_report/2006Financial_Rpt_Web.pdf

pdfChanging Directions (Changing_Directions_brochure.pdf)

pdfA Redesigned Public University System http://www.abor.asu.edu/special_editions/redesign/BrdRegents05_FAZ501.pdf

pdfNorthern Arizona University's Response to the Arizona System Redesign
http://jan.ucc.nau.edu/~d-ctel/nca/appendices/ABOR_redesign_NAUresponse.pdf

pdfEducating Arizona
http://jan.ucc.nau.edu/~d-ctel/nca/appendices/educating_AZ.pdf

pdfEnterprise and Education http://www4.nau.edu/president/reports/ABOR_enterprise08_06_presentation.pdf

Hard Copy in Appendix Sleeve2006-2011 Strategic Plan (hard copies in sleeves of appendix)

pdfUniversity Organizational Chart (NAU_org_chart.pdf)

websiteAZUN Brochure http://www.distance.nau.edu/partnerships/azun.aspx

websiteExample Cabinet Report http://www4.nau.edu/pair/CabinetReports/index.htm

Hard Copy in Appendix SleeveAcademic Program Review Guidelines (hard copies in sleeves of appendix)

Introduction

websiteAccreditation Website http://jan.ucc.nau.edu/~nca-p/

websiteCensus Arizona 2000 and 2005 http://factfinder.census.gov/servlet/SAFFFacts?_event=Search&geo_id=16000US0423620

websiteCensus Coconino County 2000 and 2005 http://factfinder.census.gov/servlet/SAFFFacts?_event=Search&geo_id=04000US04

Word DocumentDraft Five Year Strategic Plan 2007-2012
http://www4.nau.edu/ncastudy/Five_Year_Strategic_Plan_FY_2007-2011_OSPB.doc
(NOTE: requires authentication)

pdfFinal Five Year Strategic Plan 2007-2012 (NAU_Strategic_Plan.pdf)

websiteTRIF Initiative http://www4.nau.edu/pair/Budget/TRIF.asp

Criterion 1

websiteAffirmative Action and Equal Opportunity http://www4.nau.edu/diversity/

websiteArizona Board of Regents (ABOR) http://www.abor.asu.edu/

websiteAssociate Provost for Academic Administration http://www2.nau.edu/academicadmin/

websiteBlue Ribbon Task Force restructuring documents http://www.nau.edu/text/reorg/

pdfCampus Master Plan (Long_Term_Campus_Plan_2005.pdf)

websiteClery Report https://www4.nau.edu/police/Clery_Report.htm

websiteComptroller’s Office http://www4.nau.edu/comptr/

websiteFaculty Handbook/COFS http://www2.nau.edu/provost/doc/CLEAN.htm

websiteFaculty Senate http://home.nau.edu/facultysenate/default.asp

websiteFERPA http://www4.nau.edu/ferpa/index.html (NOTE: requires authentication)

websiteGraduate College http://www.nau.edu/~gradcol/

websiteHuman Resources http://hr.nau.edu/m/

websiteInside NAU http://www4.nau.edu/insidenau/

websiteInternal Audit http://www4.nau.edu/audit/

websiteITS’s HIPAA site http://www4.nau.edu/its/etc/hipaaindex.htm

websiteLiberal Studies Committee http://www2.nau.edu/~d-ugstdy/libstu/faculty/committee.html

websiteNAU Athletic Compliance Office http://nau.newtier.com/index.php?module=subjects&func=viewpage&pageid=30

websiteOffice of Disability Resources http://www2.nau.edu/dss/

websitePAIR http://www4.nau.edu/pair/

pdfPAIR Surveys and Reports – NSSE http://www4.nau.edu/pair/SurveysReport/SurveysReports.asp (Report_NSSE.pdf)

pdfPersonnel Policy Manual
http://hr.nau.edu/m/images/stories/docs/policy_manual.pdf

websitePresident’s Office http://home.nau.edu/president/

websiteRegulatory Compliance http://www4.nau.edu/ovp/regulatorycompliance/index.htm

websiteRehabilitation Act Section 504 policies and procedures http://www2.nau.edu/dss/FacultyGuide/ADA504.htm

pdfReport on Diversity and Equity, 2004-2005 (Report_on_Diversity_and_Equity_2004-2005.pdf)

websiteStudent Handbook http://www4.nau.edu/stulife/handbook.htm

websiteUniversity Budget Office http://www4.nau.edu/pair/Budget/index.asp

websiteUniversity Curriculum Committee Information http://jan.ucc.nau.edu/academicadmin/UCCForms.htm

websiteUniversity Graduate Committee Information http://www.nau.edu/gradcol/gradcommittee2.htm

websiteUniversity Marketing http://www4.nau.edu/marketing/logo-print.asp

websiteUniversity Strategic Planning http://www4.nau.edu/pair/UniversityPlanning/UniversityPlanning.asp

websiteVice President for Research http://www.research.nau.edu/vpr/index.html

websiteVice President for Undergraduate Studies http://www2.nau.edu/~d-ugstdy/

Criterion 2

websiteAZUN http://www.azun.net/

websiteBudget Request http://www4.nau.edu/pair/Budget/BudgetRequests.asp

pdfBudget Request 2006 (Budget_Request_2006.pdf)

pdfBudget Request 2007 (Budget_Request_2007.pdf)

pdfBudget Request 2008 (Budget_Request_2008.pdf)

pdfCapital Development Plan 2008 http://www4.nau.edu/cas/PlanDev/Documents/2008_Capital_Development_Plan.pdf

pdfCapital Improvement Plan 2007-2009 http://www4.nau.edu/cas/Plan-Dev/Documents/2007-2009_CIP.pdf

websiteCenter for International Education http://international.nau.edu/

websiteCenter for Sustainable Environments http://home.nau.edu/environment/

websiteCollege of Business – Arizona Rural Policy Institute (RPI) http://www.cba.nau.edu/publications/dqr/Q1_2007/AroundTheCBA.aspx

pdfCooperative Institutional Research Program (CIRP) 2005 Survey Results http://www4.nau.edu/ncastudy/FINAL%20CIRP%20report.pdf

websiteDistance Learning – The Arizona Universities Network (AZUN) http://www.distance.nau.edu/partnerships/azun.aspx

pdfFaculty and Academic Administrators (Supplemental Report) http://www4.nau.edu/pair/SurveysReport/Report_Faculty%20and%20Administrators.pdf

websiteFaculty Development Program http://home.nau.edu/facdev/

pdfFaculty Survey Report http://www4.nau.edu/pair/SurveysReport/Report_FTUG%20Faculty%20Survey%20Report.pdf

websiteHERI http://www4.nau.edu/pair/SurveysReport/2005FacultySatisfactionSurvey(HERI).asp

Word DocumentHire Smart! Toolkit http://hr.nau.edu/m/images/stories/docs/Hire_Smart!_Toolkit.doc

websiteInformation Resource Management (IRM) http://www4.nau.edu/irm/index.asp

pdfNational Study of Institutional Cost and Productivity 2003, 2002, 2001 (NationalStudyOfInstitutinalCostandProductivity.pdf)

pdfNational Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE) Report 2003 http://www4.nau.edu/pair/SurveysReport/FINAL%20NSSE%20Report.pdf

websiteOffice of Academic Assessment http://www4.nau.edu/assessment/

websiteOffice of the President – University Initiatives http://www4.nau.edu/president/initiatives/index.asp

websitePAIR – Institutional Effectiveness http://www4.nau.edu/pair/Index.asp

websitePAIR – Surveys and Reports http://www4.nau.edu/pair/SurveysReport/SurveysReports.asp

websitePAIR – University Strategic Planning http://www4.nau.edu/pair/UniversityPlanning/UniversityPlanning.asp

websitePresident’s Diversity and Equity Statement http://www4.nau.edu/president/initiatives/diversity.htm

websitePresident’s website http://home.nau.edu/president/

pdfRegents Accountability Measures (RAM) 2006 http://www4.nau.edu/pair/RAMABOR/NAUSummary%202006RAMABOR.pdf

pdfReport on Diversity and Equity 2004-2005 http://www4.nau.edu/president/initiatives/Diversity_Report.pdf

pdfRequest for Institutional Change 2005 http://jan.ucc.nau.edu/~nca-p/visit/Request-for-Institutional-Change.pdf

websiteSponsored Projects Services http://www4.nau.edu/sps/

Word DocumentState of Arizona Five Year Strategic Plan 2008-2012 (State_of_Arizona_Five_Year_Strategic_Plan_2008-2012.doc)

pdfStatewide and Mountain Campus Respondents (Supplemental Report) http://www4.nau.edu/pair/SurveysReport/Report_Mountain%20and%20statewide.pdf

websiteStrategic Planning Council—Comments Regarding Draft of Strategic Plan http://www4.nau.edu/pair/UniversityPlanning/GetInvolved/GetInvolved.asp

websiteStrategic Planning Documents (each of these documents is included previously in this list) http://www4.nau.edu/pair/UniversityPlanning/StrategicPlanningDocuments.asp

Word DocumentVP’s Strategic Plans http://www4.nau.edu/ncastudy/all_vp_plans.doc

Criterion 3

websiteCenter for International Education http://international.nau.edu/

Word DocumentAssessment Audit 2006-2007 (Assessment_Audit 06-07.doc)

websiteCline Library http://www.nau.edu/library/information/aboutcline.html

pdfCollegiate Learning Assessment (CLA) 2005 http://www4.nau.edu/ncastudy/CLAReportF05NorthernArizonaUniversity.pdf

Word DocumentCriteria for Reviewing Degree Program Assessment of Student Learning http://www4.nau.edu/assessment/oaa/people/committeefiles/RUBRICfinal0904.doc
(NOTE: requires authentication)

websiteDistance Learning – Find a Campus Near You http://distance.nau.edu/campuses/findnearby_index.aspx

websiteDistance Learning http://home.nau.edu/distance/default.asp

websitee-Learning Center http://www2.nau.edu/~d-elearn/

websiteEMSA Assessment http://www.nau.edu/student_affairs/assessment/0304proj.htm

Word DocumentFaculty Development: A Portrait of Engagement (Fac_Dev_A Portrait of Engagement 06-07.doc)

websiteFaculty Development Program http://home.nau.edu/facdev/

websiteFaculty Senate http://home.nau.edu/facultysenate/default.asp

pdfFaculty Survey of Student Engagement (FSSE) 2003 http://www4.nau.edu/pair/SurveysReport/FacultySurveyofStudent%20Engagement.pdf

websiteGateway Student Success Center http://www4.nau.edu/gateway/

websiteGraduate College http://home.nau.edu/gradcol/

websiteHonors Program http://home.nau.edu/honors/

websiteInformation Technology Services (ITS) http://www5.nau.edu/its/

websiteInformation Technology Services Vision Statement http://www4.nau.edu/its/home/docs/itsvision.asp

websiteLearning Assistance Centers (LAC) http://home.nau.edu/edsup/lac/

websiteLiberal Studies Committee Membership http://www2.nau.edu/~d-ugstdy/libstu/faculty/committee.html

websiteLiberal Studies Program http://www2.nau.edu/~d-ugstdy/libstu/index.html

pdfLong Term Campus Plan 2005 http://www4.nau.edu/cas/Plan-Dev/Documents/NAU_MasterPlan.pdf

websiteNAU Athletics Compliance Office http://nau.newtier.com/index.php?module=subjects&func=viewpage&pageid=30

websiteNAU Athletics http://nau.newtier.com/index.php

websiteNAU Athletics Mission http://nau.newtier.com/index.php?module=subjects&func=viewpage&pageid=28

websiteNAU-Yuma http://yuma.nau.edu/

Word DocumentOffice of Academic Assessment – Aggregate Assessment of Student Learning Outcomes in NAU Degree Programs 2006-2007 (Aggregate_Assessment_of_Student_Learning_Outcomes_2006-2007.doc)

websiteOffice of Academic Assessment http://www4.nau.edu/assessment/

Word DocumentOffice of Academic Assessment Annual Report 2006-2007 (OAA_Annual_Report_06-07.doc)

pdfPath to Achievement and Excellence in Assessing Student Learning at NAU (Guide to Program Assessment_final2007.pdf)

websiteParent’s Association – Academic Support http://home.nau.edu/parents/handbook.academicsupport.asp

websiteRapid Alert Program (RAP) http://www4.nau.edu/gateway/rap.htm

Resource DuplicateRequest for Institutional Change 2005 http://jan.ucc.nau.edu/~nca-p/visit/Request-for-Institutional-Change.pdf (also in Criterion 2)

websiteResidence Life – Learning Communities http://home.nau.edu/reslife/lc/

websiteStudent Affairs http://www.nau.edu/studentaffairs/

pdfStudent Athlete Handbook 2005-2006 http://naustats.newtier.com/mensbb/handbook.pdf

pdfStudent Readiness Inventory http://www2.nau.edu/~nca-p/selfstudy/viewFile.php?table=nca_adm.nca_items&keyField=id&keyValue=1301&fileField=FILE_PATH

pdfStudy on UCC and UPG Proposal Justifications with Assessment Findings, 2005-2007 (Study_UCC_UPG_Justifications_Aug07.pdf)

websiteUniversity Curriculum Committee http://jan.ucc.nau.edu/academicadmin/UCCForms.htm

websiteUniversity Graduate Committee http://www.nau.edu/gradcol/gradcommittee2.htm

websiteVice Provost for Undergraduate Studies http://www2.nau.edu/~d-ugstdy/

Criterion 4

pdfABOR Policy Manual – Intellectual Property Policy http://www.abor.asu.edu/1_the_Regents/policymanual/chap6/6-908.pdf

pdfABOR Policy Manual – Student Code of Conduct http://www.abor.asu.edu/1_the_regents/policymanual/chap5/5Section_C.pdf

websiteAcademic Program Data http://www4.nau.edu/pair/AcademicProgramData/AcademicProgramData.asp

websiteAcademic Program Review Schedule http://www2.nau.edu/~d-ugstdy/apr/schedule.html

websiteArizona Board of Regents (ABOR) http://www.abor.asu.edu/

websiteAssociation of American Colleges & Universities – Greater Expectations http://www.greaterexpectations.org/

websiteBilby Research Center http://www.bilby.nau.edu/

websiteCenter for International Education http://international.nau.edu/

websiteDistance Learning – Copyright Information – TEACH Act http://www.distance.nau.edu/faculty/copyright/index.aspx#comply

Resource Duplicatee-Learning Center http://www2.nau.edu/~d-elearn/ (also in Criterion 3)

websitee-Learning Center Training http://www2.nau.edu/~d-elearn/training/index.php

websiteEmployee Assistance and Wellness http://www4.nau.edu/eaw/

Resource DuplicateFaculty Development Program http://home.nau.edu/facdev/ (also in Criterion 3)

pdfFaculty and Staff Guide to the Liberal Studies Program (LS_workbook.pdf)

Word DocumentFaculty Senate – Liberal Studies Review Committe (Liberal_Studies_Review_Committee_of_the_Faculty_Senate.doc)

Resource DuplicateGraduate College http://www.nau.edu/~gradcol/ (also in Criterion 3)

websiteHooper Undergraduate Research Awards http://www.mpcer.nau.edu/Hooper/huraindex.html

websiteHuman Resources http://hr.nau.edu/m/component/option,com_frontpage/Itemid,1/

websiteHuman Resources Professional Development and Training http://hr.nau.edu/m/content/view/466/400/

websiteInformation Systems Technology Training (ISTT) https://www2.nau.edu/istt/index.php

Resource DuplicateInside NAU http://www4.nau.edu/insidenau/ (also in Criterion 1)

websiteInstitutional Review Board for the Protection of Human Subjects http://www4.nau.edu/ovp/regulatorycompliance/irb/index.htm

Resource DuplicateLiberal Studies Program http://www2.nau.edu/~d-ugstdy/libstu/index.html (also in Criterion 3)

pdfLSRC Report http://www4.nau.edu/pair/Lat_Hisp_Study/LSRC_Final_Report_13Mar06.pdf

Resource DuplicateNational Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE) Report 2003 http://www4.nau.edu/pair/SurveysReport/FINAL%20NSSE%20Report.pdf (also in Criterion 2)

websiteNAU Alumni Association – Pine Magazine http://www.naualumni.com/site/pp.asp?c=evKYLiMSIqG&b=692111

websiteNAU Alumni Association http://www.naualumni.com/site/pp.asp?c=evKYLiMSIqG&b=254010

Word DocumentNAU Greater Expectations Team Action Plan (NAU_Greater_Expectations_Team_Action_Plan.doc)

websiteOffice of Grant and Contract Services http://www4.nau.edu/ovp/grants/

websiteOffice of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs http://home.nau.edu/provost/

websitePAIR Surveys and Reports – Alumni Survey http://www4.nau.edu/pair/SurveysReport/SurveysReports.asp

websiteRegulatory Compliance http://www4.nau.edu/ovp/regulatorycompliance/index.htm

pdfReport on the Freshman Year http://www2.nau.edu/~d-ugstdy/_source/docs/fresh-year-report.pdf

pdfResearch & Graduate Education Task Force Report (Research_and_Graduate_Education_Task_Force_Report_2006.pdf)

websiteResearch Centers and Institutes http://www4.nau.edu/research/centersinstitutes/index.htm

websiteResidence Life http://home.nau.edu/reslife/

websiteStudent Life http://www4.nau.edu/stulife/

websiteTechnology & Research Initiative Fund (TRIF) http://www4.nau.edu/pair/Budget/TRIF.asp

Resource DuplicateUniversity Curriculum Committee http://jan.ucc.nau.edu/academicadmin/UCCForms.htm
(also in Criterion 3)

Resource DuplicateUniversity Graduate Committee http://www.nau.edu/gradcol/gradcommittee2.htm (also in Criterion 3)

Word DocumentUniversity Mission Statement http://www2.nau.edu/provost/doc/Mission_Statement.doc

websiteVice President for Research http://www.research.nau.edu/vpr/index.html

Resource DuplicateVice President for Research http://www.research.nau.edu/vpr/index.html (also in Criterion 1)

Criterion 5

Resource DuplicateYuma http://yuma.nau.edu/ (also in Criterion 3)

Resource DuplicateDistance Learning – Find a Campus Near You http://distance.nau.edu/campuses/findnearby_index.aspx (also in Criterion 3)

websiteDistance Learning – Community College Partnerships http://www.distance.nau.edu/partnerships/community_colleges.aspx

websiteDistance Learning Programs http://www.distance.nau.edu/Programs/

websiteNative American Student Services (NASS) http://home.nau.edu/nass/

websiteInstitute for Native Americans (INA) http://www4.nau.edu/ina/

websiteColorado Plateau Cooperative Ecosystem Studies Unit http://cpcesu.nau.edu/

websiteArizona Western College (AWC) http://www.azwestern.edu/

websiteWestern Undergraduate Exchange (WUE) http://home.nau.edu/admissions/wueprogram.asp

websiteOffice of the Associate Provost for Academic Admission http://www2.nau.edu/academicadmin/

Word DocumentArizona General Education Curriculum (AGEC) Transfer Policy http://jan.ucc.nau.edu/academicadmin/UCCPolicy/AGECTRANS.doc

websiteTransfer Articulation http://www4.nau.edu/aio/Articulation/Index.htm

websiteAcademic Information Office (AIO) http://www4.nau.edu/aio/

websiteCollege of Business – Business Outreach http://www.cba.nau.edu/businessoutreach/

websiteInstitute for Human Development (IHD) http://www.nau.edu/ihd/about_pgs/mission.shtml

Word DocumentTranslational Genomics Research Institute (TGEN) (NAU_and_TGen_Research_Institute_award.doc)

websiteScience Foundation Arizona http://www.sfaz.org/

websiteEcological Restoration Institute (ERI) http://www.eri.nau.edu/

pdfGrowing Biotechnology Initiative (GBI) http://www4.nau.edu/pair/Budget/TRIF/GBI.pdf

websiteCenter for Sustainable Environments – Environmental Research Development & Education for New Economy (ERDENE) http://home.nau.edu/environment/erdene.asp

pdfAccess and Workforce Development (AWD) http://www4.nau.edu/pair/Budget/TRIF/AWD.pdf

Federal Compliance

A1

pdfABOR Policy 2-206 Academic Credit http://www.abor.asu.edu/1_the_regents/policymanual/chap2/2-206.pdf

websiteNAU Academic catalogs http://www4.nau.edu/aio/AcademicCatalog/academiccatalogs.htm

A2

pdfABOR Policy 2-401 Academic Year Calendar
http://www.abor.asu.edu/1_the_regents/policymanual/chap2/2-401.pdf

A3

websiteNAU Academic catalogs http://www4.nau.edu/aio/AcademicCatalog/academiccatalogs.htm

websiteBursar’s Office http://home.nau.edu/bursar/tuition_fees.asp

websiteDistance Learning http://www.distance.nau.edu/Finances/

websiteDistance Learning – Worldwide University (WWU) http://www.distance.nau.edu/finances/tuition_discounts.aspx

websiteDistance Learning – Good Neighbor Policy http://www.distance.nau.edu/finances/tuition_discounts.aspx

websiteOffice of the Bursar – Tuition and Fees http://www4.nau.edu/bursar/fees_fall.htm

B2

websiteInstitutional Default Rate Comparison of FY 2002, 2003, and 2004 Cohort Default Rates http://www.ed.gov/offices/OSFAP/defaultmanagement/2004instrates.html

B3

websiteBursar’s Office http://home.nau.edu/bursar/

B5.1

pdfNAU Police Department – Annual Clery Report https://www4.nau.edu/police/G60640%20Police%20Report4.pdf

websiteNAU Police Department https://www4.nau.edu/police/

websiteDaily Campus Crime Log https://www4.nau.edu/police/Crime_Log.htm

websiteInside NAU Crime Report http://www4.nau.edu/insidenau/bumps/2006/9_20_06/clery.htm


B5.2

pdfNCAA Student Athlete Report http://web1.ncaa.org/app_data/inst2005/501.pdf

pdfABOR Meeting Executive Summary (ABOR_Executive_Summary_The_Future_of_the_NCAA.pdf)

B5.3

websitePAIR – NAU Fact Books http://www4.nau.edu/pair/factbook/factbook.asp

pdfFact Book 2006 http://www4.nau.edu/pair/factbook/Fact%20Book%202005-2006.pdf

D1

websiteOnline Academic Catalog for Undergraduate and Graduate Programs 2007-2008 http://www4.nau.edu/academiccatalog/2007/academiccatalog.htm

websiteInstitutional Accreditation http://jan.ucc.nau.edu/~nca-p/

Resource DuplicateNAU Fact book http://www4.nau.edu/pair/factbook/factbook.asp (also in B5.3)

websiteOffice of Academic Assessment policies http://www4.nau.edu/assessment/oaa/policies/policies.htm

websiteDistance Learning http://www.distance.nau.edu/Programs/

E1

Resource DuplicateOnline Academic Catalog for Undergraduate and Graduate Programs 2007-2008 http://www4.nau.edu/academiccatalog/2007/academiccatalog.htm (also in D1)

Resource DuplicateNAU Fact book http://www4.nau.edu/pair/factbook/factbook.asp (also in B5.3 and D1)