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CWUP 2-10-020 Chain of Command

If the president of the university is inaccessible from campus or incapacitated, the following progression will determine which campus administrator will serve as chief administrator:

(1) University Wide

Provost/ Vice President for Academic and Student Life
Vice President for Business and Financial Affairs/Chief Financial Officer
Chief of Staff

(2) Division Specific

(A) President
Chief of Staff
Director, Public Affairs
Director, University Advancement
Assistant Vice President for Human Resources

(B) Academic and Student Life
Provost/ Vice President for Academic and Student Life
Associate Vice President for Research & Economic Development/Dean of Graduate Studies
Associate Vice President for Undergraduate Studies

College deans in order of seniority
Dean of Libraries
Dean of Students

(C) Business and Financial Affairs
Vice President for Business and Financial Affairs/Chief Financial Officer
Assistant Vice President for Finance and Business Auxiliaries
Assistant Vice President for Facilities Management
Assistant Vice President for Information Technology
Director, CWU Police
Director, Organizational Effectiveness

[President's Cabinet: 6/28/01, PAC: 05/21/03, PAC: 09/05/07; Responsibility: President's Office; Authority: Cabinet/UPAC; Reviewed/Endorsed by: Cabinet/UPAC; Review/Effective Date: 08/03/2011; Approved by: James L. Gaudino, President]