UMMC Policy and Procedure Manual E-SPH-GEN-GEN-PO-00060
Subject: SOPH International Travel for Non-Citizen Alien Students on Stipend
Revised Date: 4/20/2020 Effective Date: 12/6/2016
Prepared By:
Jeanna D. Wilkes
Approved By:
Natalie W. Gaughf

Reviewed By:
Sydney R. Murphy

John D. Bower School of Population Health

DOCUMENT TYPE: Policy

REVIEW PERIOD: 3 Years

TITLE: International Travel for Non-Citizen Alien Students on Stipend

PURPOSE: To establish guidelines for international travel of non-citizen alien students on stipend.

POLICY: Non-citizen alien students receiving a Bower School of Population Health stipend will be allowed a maximum of 3 weeks leave time for international travel. Travel that extends beyond 3 weeks will require the student to take a leave of absence, and financial support will be immediately suspended.  Financial support will resume at the beginning of a new pay period once the student resumes enrollment in the Bower School of Population Health.

Any exceptions to this policy will be handled on an individual basis.

SCOPE: All SOPH Students