Please Note: The Administrative Excellence initiative has been closed. As of July 18, 2014, this site will not be maintained with project statuses or other updates. For current project information, please refer to the Administrative Process Redesign (APR) site.


Listed below are a number of sources referenced by Administrative Excellence teams as they worked on projects.


Information Technology

Clark, Andrew J. (2005, Nov. 22). IT Governance:  Determining Who Decides. Educause. (pdf)

Schaffhauser, Dian (2012, July 19). Making Central and Departmental IT Work Together. Campus Technology.

Timberg, Craig (2012, July 2). Friday’s storms raise questions about safety of cloud computing. The Washington Post.

Google Launches Cloud Compute Engine, Enhances Google Apps, Drive (2012, Jun29). CIO/Insight.



Association of College and University Policy Administrators

University of Wisconsin-Madison: PoliciesInformation Technology Policies

University of Minnesota: Developing New PoliciesEstablishing Administrative PoliciesDeveloping a New Administrative Policy

Indiana University: University Policies

Penn State University: University Policy Manual