Mount Vernon Nazarene University

Staff Handbook

Table of Contents

Staff Handbook

A Welcome from the President

MVNU Mission

Mission Context

Denominational Relationship

Guiding Principles of Mount Vernon Nazarene University

Our Lifestyle Guidelines

Board Governance Structure and Process

Employment Policies

Employee Benefits

Sick Leave

Tuition Assistance for Employees and Dependents

Other Policies and Benefits

The Drug-Free Workplace

Employment Volunteer Background Check Policy

Computer Regulations and Policies

Contagious and Infectious Disease Policy

Copyright Policy and Statement

Sample Permission Letter

Identity Theft Protection Act (S. 1408)

MVNU Protection of Electronic Data Policy

Whistleblower Policy

Conflict of Interest Policy for MVNU Employees

Additions and Revisions

Index