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University Statutes Committee records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-14.3.3

Scope and Contents

The records of the Michigan State University Statutes Committee contain the 1965 revised edition of the collected statutes, rules, regulations, and by-laws of Michigan State University as compiled by the committee between 1963 and 1965. The statutes were split into 21 chapters, with an introduction and some front matter. The materials were removed from a binder and placed in folders in the same order they were removed. Topics covered in the collection include the basis for the University, rules governing the Board of Trustees, faculty, faculty organizations, student services, student regulations, retirement programs, university property, and Oakland University.


  • Creation: 1965


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish material from this collection must be obtained from University Archives & Historical Collections, Michigan State University.

Historical Note

The Statutes Committee was an ad hoc committee created in 1963 to compile all University policy statements regarding statutes, rules, regulations and by-laws. Dean William H. Combs was chair of the committee. The committee presented its findings to MSU President John Hannah on March 5, 1965. A revised edition was given to Hannah on July 15, 1965.


0.25 Cubic Feet (, 7 folders)

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Legal Status

Donor(s) have transferred any applicable copyright to Michigan State University but the collection may contain third-party materials for which copyright was not transferred. Copyright restrictions may apply. Property Rights: Michigan State University.

University Statutes Committee Records
4 Published And Cataloged
E. Schlaack
June 2004
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the University Archives and Historical Collections Repository

Conrad Hall
943 Conrad Road, Room 101
East Lansing MI 48824 US