Human Resources
Human Resources Policies
Accepting Gifts from Vendors / Suppliers
Appearance Policy (Dress Code)
Assignment of Duty / Scheduling
Attendance / Tardiness
Behavior / Conduct
Bulletin Boards
Cell Phone Policy
Cell Phone Use While Driving Policy
Classification of Employees
Compensatory Time
Confidential Information
Discipline Prodecure (Progressive)
Equal Employment Opportunity
Leave of Absence
Bereavement Leave
Educational Leave
Family and Medical Leave
Jury Duty Leave
Military Leave
Special and Partial Leaves
Benefits (While on Leave)
New Hire Orientation
Observed Holidays and Holiday Pay
Overtime Pay
Performance Appraisals
Personal Use of University Resources
Personnel Records
Problem Solving / Appeal Process
Recruitment / Hiring
Sexual Harassment
Smoke Free
Termination of Employment
University Closings (Compensation)
Wage and Salary
Workers' Compensation Information
Wellness Initiative
Benefits / Human Resources / Payroll Forms

For More Information, Contact:

Human Resources
Revere Center 204
Moon Campus
412-397-6270 phone
412-397-2555 fax

Behavior / Conduct

1.0 Policy
1.1 Employees of Robert Morris University are expected to maintain a professional demeanor and attitude while performing their assigned duties.

2.0 Scope
2.1 This policy applies to full-time, regular part-time, and part-time employees.

3.0 Procedure
3.1 The greatest resource that the University can have is an effective and efficient staff. Therefore, employees are expected to observe the following standards of conduct (this list is not all inclusive, but provides guidelines for conduct):

3.1.1 Employees are to provide superior customer service to students, their families, faculty, staff, alumni, and other members of the campus community, and the general public.

3.1.2 Employees are to maintain a positive attitude and perform their duties in a courteous, friendly and cooperative manner.

3.1.3 Employees are to keep all information concerning students, University employees and University business confidential.

3.1.4 Employees are to be aware of the conditions of employment and adhere to the department and University policies and procedures. Employees should consult with their department manager or the Department of Human Resources if they have questions.

3.1.5 Employees should be aware of their own personal safety, the safety of others, and observe all safety policies and procedures. Any injuries or unsafe conditions are to be immediately reported to their supervisor and the Human Resources Department (refer to policy on Workers' Compensation for more information concerning injury on the job).

3.1.6 Employees are to respect the rights and properties of others. Obscene/vulgar language, physical threats, or violence are not permitted.

3.1.7 Employees are only permitted to smoke in certain areas (refer to the Administrative Policy on Smoking for more information).

3.2 Employees who have been found to violate this policy can be subject to the appropriate University disciplinary procedure.

Effective: 02/01/2000