Request for Comments - Interim UCR policies on pets and assistive animals

March 19, 2019
Tim Willette
Institutional Ethics and Compliance Director
March 19, 2019

Two new campus-wide policies that provide guidance regarding pets and and assistive animals (support and service) on campus are available for review.


The policy on pets is available here and the one regarding assistive animals is here.


Over the next 30 calendar days, members of the campus community are encouraged to review the interim policies and provide comments to These comments will be reviewed by the Campus Policy Communications Group (CPCG) and proposed revisions forwarded to the policy owner. Once the policies are revised and approved by the policy owners, the final versions will be posted on the campus-wide administrative policies website. The Chief Compliance Officer, consulting with the policy owners and University Communications, will announce the final versions of the policies.