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Wayne State University Registrar’s Office Records

 Collection
Identifier: WSR000627
This collection includes such material as job descriptions for the office’s employees, procedural flow charts, course listings, scholarship rolls, and marks reports comparing student performance in the different degree programs offered. Also included in the collection are numerous publications from the American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers, as well as the Michigan Association. The material from these associations offer insight into the registrar profession, including their efforts to deal with increased rates of enrollment, best practices for planning university calendars, and policy for evaluating transfer credits.

Dates

  • 1935 - 1971
  • Majority of material found within 1957 - 1969

Creator

Language of Materials

Material entirely in English.

Access

Collection is open for research.

Use

Refer to the Walter P. Reuther Library Rules for Use of Archival Materials. Restrictions: Researchers may encounter records of a sensitive nature – personnel files, case records and those involving investigations, legal and other private matters. Privacy laws and restrictions imposed by the Library prohibit the use of names and other personal information which might identify an individual, except with written permission from the Director and/or the donor.

Extent

8 Linear Feet (8 SB)

Abstract

This collection consists of records generated by Wayne State University’s Admissions and Registrar’s Office between 1935-1971.

History

The Wayne State University Office of the Registrar's Office records consists of records generated by Wayne State University’s Admissions and Registrar’s Office between 1935-1971.

Arrangement

The collection is arranged in alphabetical order by subject. Box 8 contains comparative grade studies arranged in reverse chronological order. See use statement.

Acquisition

Donated to the Reuther Library by the Registrar’s Office in 1987.

Related Materials

Wayne University Admissions and Acting Registrar's Office Records, Wayne University Admissions Division Records, : Wayne State University Admissions, Records and Registration Director's Office Records, Wayne State University Admissions and Registrar Office Records, Wayne State University Enrollment Services Reports.

Processing History

Processed and finding aid written by Kris Kniffen on March 26, 2015.
Title
Guide to the Wayne State University Registrar’s Office Records
Status
completed
Author
Processed by Kris Kniffen.
Date
2015-03-26
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Walter P. Reuther Library Repository

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