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University Web Pages: Component and Criteria Requirements by Category

The category of web page dictates the components that must be on it or the criteria it must follow. University web pages by category list these components and criteria below.


Michigan Tech Home Page

  • Display Michigan Tech logo.
  • Provide contact information. At the minimum, include telephone number, mailing address, and email contact.

Department Home Page

  • Link back to Michigan Tech Home Page.
  • Use custom department banner or template supplied by University Marketing and Communications.
  • Provide contact information. At the minimum, include telephone number, mailing address, and email contact.

Department Resource Page

  • Link back to Michigan Tech Home Page.
  • Link to related department web pages.
  • At minimum, display small Michigan Tech logo (see logo download page).
  • Provide contact information. At the minimum, include telephone number, mailing address, and email contact.
  • If the department maintains a directory to student personal web pages, that directory must display this disclaimer: "This is to notify you that the material you are accessing is not an official web page of Michigan Technological University or the xx department. Michigan Tech is not responsible, and hereby disclaims all liability for any data, information, or opinions contained in unofficial web pages. Any comments related to the contents of personal home pages should be directed to the author of the pages."

Research Initiative, Group, or Unit Home Page

  • Link back to Michigan Tech Home Page.
  • Use custom unit banner supplied by University Marketing and Communications or custom department banner for the department that supports the research, if the research falls under one Michigan Tech department.
  • Provide contact information for further inquiries about the research. At a minimum, research leader name and mailing address, a telephone number, and email contact for the unit or project.

Academic Course Information Page

  • Supply security for restricted and copyrighted material, student grades, and student identification numbers.

Student Organization Web Page

  • Comply with policies for student organizations listed in the "Michigan Tech Student Handbook."
  • Provide contact information. At the minimum, include email contact.

Faculty and Staff Web Page

  • Link back to Michigan Tech Home Page.
  • Provide contact information. At the minimum, include mailing address and email contact.
  • Comply with the "Michigan Tech Conflict of Interest Policy" regarding the use of University facilities for material relating to research, consulting, and other professional endeavors.
  • Do not use this page to support any organizations unrelated to Michigan Tech.

Student Personal Web Page

  • Display clearly the identification of the responsible owner.
  • Provide contact information. At the minimum, include email contact.
  • Do not use this page to support any organizations unrelated to Michigan Tech.

Guest Web Page

  • Display clearly the identification of the responsible owner.
  • Provide contact information. At the minimum, include email contact.
  • Display this disclaimer or a link to this disclaimer: "This is to notify you that the material you are accessing is not an official web page of Michigan Technological University or the xx department. Michigan Tech is not responsible, and hereby disclaims all liability for any data, information, or opinions contained in unofficial web pages. Any comments related to the contents of the guest web pages should be directed to the author of the pages."

Special Purpose Web Pages

  • Display clearly the identification of the responsible owner.
  • Provide contact information. At the minimum, include mailing address and email contact.
  • Add the footnote “Hosted by Michigan Tech” and link these words back to the Michigan Tech home page.

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