Office of Sponsored Programs
The following is a summary of the University's policy on contracts. The complete
policy can be found in section 3, Business & Support Operations of the Procedures Manual, which is available
in each department.
All contracts between the University and another party must be approved and executed
by the cabinet member of the division in which the contract originates. A contract
is any agreement, which is legally enforceable whether or not it is titled "contract," e.g.,
agreement, letter of agreement, memorandum of understanding.
All contracts must be in the name of Lake Superior State University, not in the
name of an individual or department.
Any contract may be referred to legal counsel for review. Legal counsel must
review a contract if any of the following apply:
For more information contact Daretha Yeadon.