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Disclaimer

The Policies and Procedures Manual website is regularly undergoing review and revision.  Please see the disclaimers below and contact staff in the Office of the Secretary at 215-204-7308 if you would like confirmation of the accuracy or completeness of any of the policies in the Manual.

The policies and procedures and any other information contained within the online Temple University Policies and Procedures Manual ("Manual") are announcements and are presented for informational purposes only. They in no way serve as a contract between Temple University and any prospective or current student or employee or any other person (collectively, "Viewers"). Policies and procedures found in the Manual are not conditions of employment, and nothing herein is intended to alter the University's right to take any employment action it deems appropriate.

Although every reasonable effort has been made to ensure the accuracy, reliability and completeness of the policies and procedures found in the Manual, all materials are provided "as is" with no warranties of any kind. If any discrepancies exist between the information in the Manual and official Temple University policies, the information in the official policies shall take precedence. For example, the official versions of Temple University Board of Trustees policies are found in the approved minutes of meetings of the Board. It is the Viewer's responsibility to verify the accuracy and completeness of information found in the Manual with the Office of the Secretary.

Temple University assumes no legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information provided in the Manual, or for any damages resulting, in whole or in part, from any Viewer's use of or reliance upon the material contained in the Manual, even if the University has been specifically advised of the possibility of such damages.

Temple University reserves the right to change, update, revise or amend any existing policy or procedure contained in the Manual without notice to Viewers, as well as to adopt new policies and/or procedures at any time without notice to Viewers. All use of Temple University web sites must be in accordance with existing University regulations for computer use.

*  Without limiting the foregoing, please note that the web site containing the online Temple University Policies and Procedures Manual is regularly under development and its content is incomplete.  The web site is not accessible between the hours of 11:59 P.M. and 3:15 A.M. Eastern Time, so that we can perform routine maintenance and backup procedures.