Policy Number: 404.3

Policy: Letters of Appointment

Date Adopted: 03/99

Revision Date: 08/02

References: MUS 711.1

Approved By: Robert A. Duringer, Vice President for Administration & Finance


The University of Montana-Missoula administers Letters of Appointment in accordance with criteria established by Montana University System Board of Regents policy and University procedures.

A Letter of Appointment may be used for professional and administrative positions not eligible for inclusion in University Faculty Association that have a specified period of employment not to exceed one year; are contingent upon the availability of unstable funding sources; and meet the conditions set forth in the Human Resource Service procedures for Board of Regents Contract employees.