Exigencies of Administration

Royal Roads University Policy

Policy Number: 
First implemented: 
October 17, 2002
Approved By: 
Board of Governors
Office of Oversight: 
President's Office

Board Policy Statement

Where exigencies of administration occur, the President has the authority to take whatever action is necessary in the President's good judgement, consistent with mandate of Royal Roads University, notwithstanding prior approval requirements in other policies.


The Board recognizes that in exceptional circumstances, the University must be able to respond quickly to meet its needs without scheduled Board meetings being an impediment.

President's Responsibilities

Where exigencies of administration occur, the President will act on behalf of the Board to ensure proper procedures have been followed, and will inform the Board of such actions at the next meeting.

Information, Action and Monitoring Requirements for the Board

The Board will monitor the appropriateness of any application of this policy at its next Board meeting.  Ex post facto Board approval may be considered where required.


17.10.02 - Board Approval
17.10.02 - Implementation
17.10.05 - Review Due