The College of Nursing is currently undergoing a Policy and Procedure review process. As part of that process, we are eliminating the numbering system. New policies are listed by title only.  

Please bear with us as we go through the process of reviewing, approving, and converting our old (numbered) policies to new (website page) policies.

Please contact Nicole Krueger, [email protected], 406-994-2663, with any questions.

New Policies

Academic Affairs

  1. Application, Admission and Placement into the College of Nursing Undergraduate Programs (Replaces C-16)
  2. Faculty or Student Reporting of Unusual Incidents (Replaces A-11)
  3. Graduate Professional Scholarly Project and Committee Membership (Replaces D-4)

      IV. Professional Nursing Curricula - Program Outcomes and Conceptual Threads (Replaces C-13*) *C-13 will be               maintained under the old curriculum until it is completely finished (spring 2023)

       V. Standardized Grading Criteria (New Policy)

Financial Affairs

Governance and Organization

  1. College of Nursing Policies and Procedures (Replaces A-1, A-2) 
  2. Faculty Development Policy (Replaces E-4)
  3. Funding for Faculty Development (Replaces E-2)
  4. Master Evaluation Plan (Replaces A-9)
  5. MRJCON Faculty Bylaws (Replaces F-1)
  6. Strike Notice Arbitration (Replaces A-29)

Non-policy Guidance

  1. Rescheduling Class and Clinical Due to Holidays (New Policy)


  1. Guidelines for Faculty, Administrators, and Staff with Family Members who are MSU College of Nursing Students (replaces A-10)

Student Success

  1. Acceptable Performance in UG Courses (Replaces C-1)
  2. College of Nursing Scholastic Committee (Replaces A-8)
  3. CON Scholarship and Awards Commitee (Replaces A-18)
  4. Essential Requirements for Nursing Education: Technical Standards (Replaces A-19)
  5. Professional Student Behavior (New Policy)
  6. Student Clinical Compliance (Replaces A-20) *MSU CON Immunization Requirements
  7. Student Exposure to or Diagnosis of a Communicable Disease (Replaces A-33)

The Policy Index document, available in PDF, contains "last updated" information on the policies, as well as conversion information from the old organization system.

Old Policies

Section A: Executive Council

Section B: UAAC & GAAC (both)

Section C: Undergraduate Academic Affairs Committee (UAAC)

Section D: Graduate Academic Affairs Committee (GAAC)

Faculty Affairs Committee (FAC)

Faculty Development Committee (FDC)