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Welcome to the University of Massachusetts Medical School's (UMMS) Policy and Procedure web site. On this site you will find national, state, university-wide, and UMMS-specific policies, procedures, guidelines and regulating activities.

Policies and Procedures are organized into the following thirteen volumes:

Volume I: UMMS Governance, Legal, and Administration

Volume II: Diversity and Equal Opportunity Office 

Volume III: Campus Services 

Access Control - Environmental Building Services -Environmental Health & Safety -Facility Management - Mail Services -Public Safety -Radiation Safety -Room Reservations -Transportation - Forms

Volume IV: Faculty Affairs

Volume V: Financial Services 

Accounting and Finance - Post Award Administration and Compliance - Forms

Volume VI: Human Resources 

Benefits and Leave - Compensation - Employee Development and Training - Employment - General Administration - Labor and Employee Relations - Payroll - Forms 

Volume VII: Information Services and Technology

Volume VIII: Communications

Volume IX: Purchasing  

Volume X: Research 

Animal Medicine - Clinical Studies and Clinical Trials - Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) - Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC) - Human Subjects Committee (IRB) - Research Funding Services - Office of Technology Management - Forms 

Volume XI: Library 

Volume XII: Student Administration 

Graduate of Medical Education - Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences - Graduate School of Nursing - Office of Medical Education - Office of Financial Aid - Registrar -  Student Affairs - Forms 

Volume XIII: Development