University College, 1964-1986

Descriptive Identification

Unit ID
ua520
Collection
X
Repository
M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections & Archives
Extent
10 cubic ft.
creator
State University of New York at Albany. University College
Location
The materials are located onsite in the department.
Language
English
Abstract
This collection contains papers from the office of Robert Morris, who served as Dean of the University College (1966-1970) and subsequently as Dean of Undergraduate Studies (1970 รข€“ approximately 1976). The collection addresses all aspects of the administration of undergraduate education at the University. It includes undergraduate policy manuals, advisement manuals, grading policy documentation, daily correspondence between Morris and various other administrators at the University, and planning documentation for the Undergraduate Bulletin. The bulk of the material is dated between 1966 and 1978.

Administrative Information

Processing Information

Processed in 2017 by unprocessed.

Access

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Copyright

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Acquisition Information

All items in this collection were transferred to the University Libraries, M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives.

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Identification of specific item, series, box, folder, University College, 1964-1986. M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives, University Libraries, University at Albany, State University of New York (hereafter referred to as the University College).

Historical Note

This collection consists primarily of records created by Robert Morris during his time at the University at Albany. He started in 1966 as Dean of the University College, which was established in 1963 to oversee aspects academic affairs for freshmen and sophomores, including: academic probation, advisement, attendence, and withdrawal. He then became Dean of Undergraduate Studies, and held that position from 1970 until approximately 1976.

Scope and Contents

It includes undergraduate policy manuals, advisement manuals, grading policy documentation, daily correspondence between Morris and various other administrators at the University, budget materials, annual reports, enrollment data, and planning documentation for the Undergraduate Bulletin. The bulk of the material is dated between 1966 and 1978.

Arrangement of the Collection

The collection is unprocessed and is likely disorganized. Individual items may be difficult to find.

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