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College Policies

Pima Community College's Governing Board enacts, rescinds and modifies policies for the College. This authority is given by the Arizona State Legislature.

Policy Transition 2015-2017
PCC has begun transitioning to a two-tiered system of Board Policies and Administrative Procedures.  Revised Board Policies that use a new numbering system have been published on the website.  New Administrative Procedures will be published as they are developed, and the corresponding Regulations and Standard Practice Guides will be deleted.


Board Policies

PCC Board Policies (BP):

  • establish institutional goals
  • stipulate a stance or direction Pima College must take to pursue those goals

All Governing Board actions involving Board Policies must occur at a public meeting.  Details on how the Governing Board act on Board Policies are available in Board Policy 1.01.

Administrative Procedures 

PCC Administrative Procedures (AP)

  • provides specific guidance to College employees in implementing and enacting Board Policies in the day-to-day operations of the College. 

Related documents:

  • Policy Development Form [MS Word]
    Form that guides staff in the process of developing policies, and the policy approval process