Faculty Resources

Teaching & Advising

Scholarship & Creative Activity

Career & Professional Development

Teaching & Advising

Advising & Student Support

Advising Guide


Incomplete Grades

Policy on Incomplete Grades

A contract is required for each incomplete grade issued. Undergraduate and Graduate incomplete grade contracts are available from the Registrar’s Office.


What are my course goals?

Academic Effectiveness

American Association of Colleges & Universities Liberal Education America’s Promise (AACU LEAP)

National Institute on Learning Outcomes Assessment (NILOA)

Scholarship & Creative Activity


Application for Sabbatical Leave (includes instructions)

Applications are due to the dean’s office by December 15 for sabbaticals beginning the following academic year.

Additional information about sabbaticals can be found in Article 21 of the CBA.

Career & Professional Development

Training & Conferences

Faculty Development Funds

Funds are available to support scholarly and creative activities, including:

  • Attendance at conferences, either as a a presenter / in an official capacity, or as an attendee.
  • Professional Development (e.g., training, workshops).
  • Research and major projects.
  • Course reassignment to work on scholarly or creative activities.
  • Course reassignment to develop technologically innovative courses.

Review full details and eligibility requirements at the Faculty Development Committee website. (WOU login required)

Apply online via the “Place & Review Faculty Development Requests” link in Portal.