Computers & Technology

Denison University provides access to a broad range of computing and network services to members of the University community so that they may make productive and innovative use of information technologies. These network services are intended for University-related purposes, including direct and indirect support of the University’s instructional, research and service missions.

Human Resources

This handbook is designed to provide helpful information to all members of the Administrative Staff and to acquaint employees with Denison, its policies, procedures, and benefits and to help employees understand their rights, privileges and obligations.

Safety

If you believe a crime or violation has occurred, have witnessed or have evidence of hazing, see suspicious activity on campus, or believe there is someone who is a danger to themselves or others and you would like to report it to Campus Security completely anonymously, please fill out this confidential form.

Library

The Denison University Archives collects materials in accordance with the Archives Collection Policy. Records include paper documents, photographs, audiotapes, films, videotapes, scrapbooks, and objects that provide information about the differing aspects of Denison University campus life.

Accounting | Controller

This document provides evidence that Denison University is a non-profit organization and is not required to pay state sales tax in the state of Ohio.

University Communications | Web, Social, Mobile

Denison faculty and staff members can request a DenisonBlog to be set up on the college's WordPress platform.

Life After Denison

Career Exploration & Development By the Numbers for the Fall 2013 academic year.

Human Resources | Provost’s Office

Helpful childcare information for New Faculty. 

Advising, Tutoring & Academic Support | Curriculum | Student Conduct | Student Development

Denison University is committed to making all aspects of the institution—inside the classroom and out—a community characterized by honesty, integrity, and responsibility. That commitment was reaffirmed when Denison students developed and proposed the Code of Academic Integrity, which the faculty adopted unanimously in 2008.

Admissions | Student Finances

The purpose of this policy is to prohibit conflicts of interest in situations involving student financial aid and to establish standards of conduct for employees with responsibility for student financial aid.

Admissions | Student Finances

The purpose of this policy is to prohibit conflicts of interest in situations involving student financial aid and to establish standards of conduct for employees with responsibility for student financial aid.

Student Conduct | Student Development

Denison University is dedicated to student learning and to the development of ethically responsible persons who contribute to the development of strong communities, including on our own campus. Inherent in this is the requirement that community members act not merely in response to their individual inclination, but also in accordance with shared values and principles.

Dining

Dining Services would like to hear from you! The comments and suggestions we receive are our greatest source of information when planning and coordinating our services. We want to know how we can better serve you, so please fill out the form below or simply pick up a comment card, which can be found in every dining hall.

Library

This form is for use by Denison students, faculty and staff. All unauthorized requests will be deleted.

Computers & Technology

Denison University encourages all members of the Denison Community to abide by the provisions of copyright law. Denison's Acceptable Use Policy forbids all users of Denison's computing resources from committing “violations of copyright/civil law, including the unauthorized reproduction and use of copyrighted images and text” as well as forbidding “software theft or piracy, data theft, or any other action which violates the intellectual property rights of others”.

Admissions | Curriculum | Provost’s Office | Registrar

The course catalog provides descriptions of Denison's majors, minors and courses offered each academic year.

Safety

Denison University must abide by the Clery Act, a law which states that a university must disclose all campus security policies as well as provide the most recent crime statistics on campus.

Human Resources | President’s Office

A graphic representation of the administrative structure of Denison University. 

University Communications | Web, Social, Mobile

The Office of Web, Mobile & Social Strategy and Development handles publishing & organizing content for the Denison.edu public website. Use this form if you need to add or update pages, information or forms/PDFs for use by a public audience.

Human Resources | Provost’s Office

In the three parts of the Diversity Guide, you will find information about people at Denison who represent some of the diversity in our community. This guide was compiled as part of our on-going efforts to help make Denison a more diverse and welcoming community. The first section includes information about people of color at Denison and some of the organizations that support students, staff, and faculty of color.

Health & Counseling

We believe providing accurate information, maintaining a supportive community, and enforcing policies and laws to be the most effective method of addressing alcohol and drug abuse. Denison is committed to the health and safety of all students and employees, and to an environment which promotes the academic mission of the University. The federal Drug-Free Schools and Communities Act Amendments of 1989 require that Denison University distribute this Alcohol and Drug policy information to all students, staff, and faculty on an annual basis.

Computers & Technology

Denison University shall be responsive to all legal requests for electronically stored information (ESI) from any recognized legal authority. The University maintains numerous logs, records, backups and other forms of data that may be requested in a litigation process. The University will not voluntarily provide any such information; data will only be released under the terms of a court ordered disclosure, subpoena or other appropriate request.

Admissions | Human Resources | Registrar

Denison University employees and spouses/same-sex domestic partners, who are non-degree seeking students (not admitted through Admissions) are eligible to participate in this program and take course work for credit or audit. For further detail on staff educational benefits and eligibility please refer to the Benefits section in the Staff Handbook

Human Resources | Provost’s Office

Denison University's personnel policies for faculty.

Computers & Technology

Denison University operates in accordance with many federal computing laws. This policy page outlines some of the most important ones.

Finance & Management

Functioning as one multidimensional team, this chart defines the members responsible for the overall integrity of the university's fiscal activities.

Safety

Shows fire detection systems and alarms installed for all Denison residence halls.

Safety

Denison University is committed to educating students, faculty and staff in safe practices as they relate to fire safety. Fire drills are conducted in residence halls twice each calendar year in the spring and fall. This report is completed in accordance with the Higher Education Opportunity Act of 2008 and submitted to the U. S. Department of Education.

Safety

Fire Statistics in Residence Halls at Denison University.

Library

The library accepts unrestricted donations of library materials for review. Items are accepted with the understanding that they will be handled in the best interest of the institution. Once given to the library, donations cannot be returned to the donor. Potential donors should provide in advance a list of materials being offered so that their value to the collection may be reviewed.

Computers & Technology

The online help request form should be used to report problems with a computer, network connectivity, technology services, etc. especially after normal business hours. If the problem is urgent or for assistance diagnosing and resolving problems please contact the Help Desk by phone at 740-587-6395.

Sustainability

The goal of an idling policy at Denison University is to eliminate all unnecessary idling time by vehicles on campus to minimize harmful emissions. Implementing an idling reduction policy on campus is in line with Denison’s goal of reducing green house gas emissions.

Library

Request a book or article from another school if Denison, CONSORT, & OhioLINK don't have what you're looking for.

Curriculum | Provost’s Office | Student Development

Our faculty and staff developed the Denison Learning Guide that encourages students to do 10 things: ask questions, manage their time, follow their heart, be creative, respect others, take risks, maintain their integrity, show courage, take care of themselves, and enjoy it all. At its core, the Guide asks students to pay attention to three dimensions of a Denison education: academics, experiences, and community.

Human Resources

Full-time employees are eligible for the medical and dental plans with a contribution from Denison.  The document shows a comparison of the 2012 and 2013 premium rates.

Safety

To provide a plan to inform Denison University students who reside in on-campus housing, the College policy governing required notifications within twenty-four (24) hours after the time a student is deemed to be missing. This plan is to comply with the August 14, 2008 Higher Education Opportunity Act, Section 485 (j) by the U.S. Department of Education.

Provost’s Office

New Faculty Orientation & Fall Faculty Symposium

Computers & Technology

Denison University accepts credit cards as payment for a variety of goods and services. By accepting credit cards, Denison assumes significant risks with respect to protecting cardholder data. The Payment Card Industry (PCI) Security Standards Council has developed a set of financial and information technology standards, called Payment Card Information Data Security Standards (PCI-DSS), to protect credit cardholders' data.

Computers & Technology

Information Technology Services provides guidelines and restricts the use of P2P applications and protocols, such as BitTorrent, etc. Denison has implemented technical controls which allow us to prioritize traffic based on type so that we never examine the content of the traffic, thereby ensuring individual privacy. However, all community members must respect all applicable copyright laws.

Student Conduct

Through our Campus Compact, members of the Denison University community promise to respect one another and our environment. The University protects the rights of all students to live and study in an environment free from sexual coercion and violence.