8.0 Legal Policies

The Office of General Counsel provides legal counsel and representation to Wayne State University on the broad range of legal matters affecting the university.  The office serves the university's Board of Governors, president, administrators, faculty and staff, in their official capacities, to accomplish their institutional objectives. 

The Office of General Counsel also provides legal advice to foster sound decision-making in all areas of operation, instruction, research and administration.  We are committed to providing the highest quality legal services in a responsible, helpful and timely manner; to protecting and promoting the values and interests of the university, including compliance with its obligations; to minimizing legal risks and costs; and to addressing and resolving legal disputes.

The university's legal and internal audit policies are listed below. Click on each one for details.  Additional legal related resources can be accessed by clicking on this link Office of the General Counsel.  If you have any questions, please contact the Office of General Counsel at 313-577-2268.

Administrative Policy & Procedure Manual (APPM)

APPM 10.3 Internal Audit