Policies, Procedures, and Guidelines
The foundation of information security policy across all units of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities is defined by the Board of Trustees in Board Policy.
Procedures support the information security policy by providing more detail on how to meet key aspects the policy goals.
Guidelines provide additional requirements and recommendations to follow as part of a specific area of information security. Guidelines are defined in reference to a policy, and receive their authority from that policy with the Office of the Chancellor's Chief Information Officer approval.