Policies and Regulations

Note to Staff: Please notify the University Secretary Directorate ( of any changes to the information linked below. All links below open in a new window.

Academic Regulations

Admissions Terms and Conditions (PDF 162K, Downloads file)

Advice on Providing References for Students (PDF 50K, Downloads file) 

Code of Practice for the Management of Changes to Modules and Courses (PDF 45K, Downloads file)

Code of Practice for the University of Wolverhampton Students' Union (links to page) or download policy as PDF (PDF 45K, Downloads file)

Ethical Principles (PDF 67K, Downloads file) 

Examination Regulations for Students (Word doc 43k)

Fitness to Practise Policy and Procedure (PDF 167K, Downloads file)

Personal Tutor Policy 2016-17 (PDF 48K, Downloads file) 

Procedure for Management of Viva (PDF 86K, Downloads file)

Policy on Maintaining Academic Integrity (PDF 295K, Downloads file)

Postgraduate student guide for important information for new students

Publications Policy (PDF 232K, Downloads file) 

Recognition of Prior Learning Guidelines (Word doc 100k)

Regulations and Procedure for Academic Misconduct (Word doc 85k)

Regulations and Procedure for Academic Appeals (PDF 286K, Downloads file)

Research regulations (inc Research good practice and Research degree regulations)

Student Support and Wellbeing (SSW) - links to the Student Enabling Centre

Students' Union Membership Terms and Conditions (Byelaw 1) (PDF 38K, Downloads file) 

Student Voice Policy (PDF 338K, Downloads file) 

University Examinations (Word doc 47k) ‐ Guidelines for staff

Undergraduate, Foundation, Taught Postgraduate and Professional Doctorate Regulations see also

Undergraduate student guide for important information for new students 

University Assessment Handbook (PDF 329K, Downloads file)

University Performance Descriptors (PDF 421K, Downloads file) 

University Timetabling Policy (PDF 156K, Downloads file)

Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) Operational Policy (PDF 500K, Downloads file)

Individual Conduct

Equal Opportunities and Human Resources

Use of Facilities and IT

Acceptable Use of IT Facilities (PDF 299K, Downloads file) (opens in new window)

Accessing IT Accounts Policy (PDF 89K, Downloads file) 

Accident investigation guidance & Accident report form (staff only) - see Health & Safety pages

Accommodation Licence Agreement Conditions of Residence

Closure of the University or a Campus in abnormal circumstances (PDF 67K, Downloads file)

Cookies policy - links to University cookies page

Encryption Policy (PDF 381K, Downloads file)

Ethical Investments Policy (PDF 106K, Downloads file) 

Exclusion of Liability for Personal Property (PDF 22K, Downloads file) 

Fairtrade Policy (PDF 79K, Downloads file) 

IT Account Terms and Conditions (PDF 447K, Downloads file)

Identity cards (policy is being updated)

Information Governance Policy (PDF 923K, Downloads file) 

Information Security Policy (PDF 134K, Downloads file)

Learning Centre Use Policy (PDF 196K, Downloads file)

Premises licence policy & procedures (PDF 444K, Downloads file) 

Using IT resources - for regulatory guidelines and legislation see Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act 2000 (PDF 423K, Downloads file) 

University Bye-Laws



Page last updated: 25/08/2017