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Disqualification of Applicants


View policy pdf: Disqualification of Applicants Policy

A candidate will be disqualified for employment for any of the following reasons:

  • Conviction of a criminal drug offense shall disqualify a candidate for not less than two years. Any candidate who has been convicted of a second or subsequent criminal drug offense shall be ineligible for employment or re-employment for a period of five years from the most recent date of conviction.
  • Any false statement of material fact in the application.
  • Felony convictions and convictions involving crimes of moral turpitude automatically disqualify an individual for employment in a position of trust.


Responsible University Senior Administrator:  Vice President for Finance & Administration

Responsible University Administrator: Associate Vice President for Human Resources

Policy Owner:

Policy Contact: Lindsey Van Note

Phone Number: 706-542-7329

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