Utah Tech University

Policies Under Review

326: Alternative Work Arrangements
Policy Draft Clean Version
Associated Attachments Flexible Work Arranagement Sample Post-Comment Period, Remote Work Agreement Sample Post-Comment Period, Temporary Work Adjustment Sample Post-Comment Period,
Request Summary

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic and increased requests for better clarity, policy, and procedure regarding how employees may be approved to work remotely, a formal policy to oversee the arrangements, approval process, allowances, etc. is being created with DSU Policy 326: Alternative Work Arrangements. This policy encompasses both short-term ("Flexible Work Arranagements") and long-term ("Remote Work Agreements") arrangements, as well as Temporary Work Adjustments, like what the University implemented during the global COVID-19 pandemic.

Does this policy have academic implications?Yes
Does this policy have financial implications?Yes
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OwnerExec. Director Human Resources
StewardsDSU Human Resources
ContactsTravis Rosenberg
Comment PeriodJanuary 22, 2021 - February 22, 2021
BOT Approval DateApril 30, 2021
PSC Notes

FINAL UPDATE: Formatting correct. Draft watermark removed and BOT approval date added. No addenda to policy; forms will be finalized by HR and put on HR website and made available to employees through HR. During the public comment period, 12 comments were received on both the policy and associated form drafts. The current versions of the policy incorporate the changes made during the public comment, as well as the formal legal review. The current versions of the forms incorporate the changes made during the public comment, and are still pending formal legal review before implementation on April 30, if the policy is approved by Board of Trustees.

Thank you for your participation in the review process. The public review period for this policy is now over. Public feedback submissions for this policy are no longer being accepted.

Public Comment