Review guidelines for hosting on-campus programs involving minors

The Office of General Counsel and the university compliance officer remind faculty and staff that special consideration must be given for minors involved in campus programs. A “minor” is defined as a person under the age of 18.

Formal programs involving minors, including academic and athletic camps, must meet certain regulatory and or university requirements. Faculty and/or staff involved in less formal programs, such as mentoring or private tutoring, should follow university established best practice guidelines, available at

Those with questions can contact Boyd Kumher, university compliance officer, at 216.368.0833.