DIXIE STATE COLLEGE OF UTAH

POLICIES AND PROCEDURES MANUAL


Section: 2-Organization

Policy No: 8

Approved: 11/16/01

Policy: DEFINITIONS

2-8 DEFINITIONS

8.1 COLLEGE

8.1.1 The legal entity authorized and accredited to provide instruction and related services leading to the associate degree, baccalaureate degree, associate of applied science degree, program certification and certificate of completion.

8.2 CAMPUS

8.2.1 A campus offers full service and a generally comprehensive array of programs and courses with full-time faculty assigned. Additionally, the campus property and buildings are owned by the College.

8.3 EDUCATIONAL CENTER

8.3.1 A center is more limited in scope than a campus.

8.3.2 Full services are not available on a regular basis, assigned faculty may be part-time, and one or more self-contained programs may be offered. Generally, the College may or may not own the property and/or the buildings thereon.

8.3.3 There is a college facility supervisor assigned on site (although other arrangements may be made, where appropriate).

8.4 SATELLITE

8.4.1 A satellite may be a store-front operation, a high school, a shared space in a building, a bank, or other, more temporary arrangement.

8.4.2 Normally, such sites are rented or leased without long-term commitment.