University of Houston System

MAPP - Manual of Administrative Policies and Procedures

Provides guidelines for developing and maintaining administrative policies and procedures to assure the most effective and timely communication and compliance throughout the University of Houston community.

SAM - System Administrative Memoranda

This policy and procedure system documents the administrative operating principles and related processes of those functions which are the responsibility of the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Administration and Finance.

Survival Guide - Administrative Processes

The official online desk manual for administrative processes at the University of Houston.

Drug and Alcohol Abuse Prevention Policy

The University of Houston prohibits the unlawful possession, use, manufacture, or distribution of illicit drugs in the workplace, on campus, or at any University Activities. Penalties for violation of this policy are explained in the linked document

Biennial Review of Drug and Alcohol Policy


The University of Houston conducts a biannual review of its drug and alcohol policies. Additional information in the linked document.

HR FAQs

Informal searchable answers to commonly asked questions.