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Misuse of University Assets

Policy Information

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Effective Date: 
April 14, 2021
Last Revised Date: 
April, 2021
Responsible Unit: 
Business Affairs Office

Purpose and Summary

This policy defines and delineates responsibilities relating to the misuse of University assets and establishes protocols for reporting and handling of incidents involving alleged or actual misuse of University assets.

The Misuse of University Assets policy is established to facilitate and support the development of controls that will aid in the detection and prevention of misuse of assets. Theft, carelessness, and waste have a direct impact on everyone at the University. It is the intent of the University of Arizona to protect the University’s assets, ensure their efficient and proper use, and promote consistent organizational behavior by providing guidelines and assigning responsibility for the development of controls and conduct of investigations.

Revised Policy

Reporting and Investigative Procedures

Policy Impact and Tracking Statement

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