Members of the University community are expected to be familiar with
the rules and procedures contained within this handbook. This
publication provides general guidance and direction and is not intended
to cover every conceivable situation. The information about University
policies outlines the rights, responsibilities, and privileges enjoyed
by the students, faculty, and staff that make up the University
community. The purpose of MSUM’s policies is to promote and maintain the
University learning environment, inform University members of their
responsibilities, and aid in preventing violations of the rights of
Specific questions relating to policies and procedures and
interpretations of specific sections within the Handbook should be
directed to the University Office of Student Conduct and Resolution at
218.477.2174 or the Vice President for Student Affairs at 218.477.2171.
Because policies are subject to change, revisions that occur will be
updated on the MSUM webpage and will have priority over the contents of
the printed edition.