Skip to main content


Interim Anti-Doxxing Policy

Policy Number:

Cornell University’s Core Values binds us as a community with shared rights and responsibilities. In support of the aim of vitality in teaching and learning that leads to a passion for ideas and a commitment to seeking truth, Cornell community members should respect others’ rights to keep their…

Interim Expressive Activity Policy

Policy Number:

Interim Expressive Activity Policy  Revised March 11, 2024   I.              General Principles Free and open inquiry and expression is one of the university’s core values.  As recognized by the Cornell Policy Statement on Academic Freedom and Freedom of Speech and Expression (the …

Transaction Authority and Payment Approval

Policy Number:

Cornell’s Board of Trustees, “the Board,” formally delegates authority to designated individuals to enter into agreements with external parties that obligate the university. This is referred to as “transaction authority.” An individual must not assume transaction authority unless that authority is…

Standards of Ethical Conduct

Policy Number:

Cornell University expects all executive officers, trustees, faculty, staff, student employees, and others, when acting on behalf of the university, to maintain the highest standard of ethical conduct.