Employing Family Members and Significant Others Policy


Effective:   July 8, 1993                                                                                            Revised:     November 20, 2012

This policy supports Western's commitment to maintaining an ethical and professional work environment free of conflicts of interest. It applies to all non-faculty employment positions including student employment. Faculty positions are addressed in the United Faculty of Western Washington University Agreement.



POLICY              Employing Family Members and Significant Others              POL-U5410.01

PROCEDURE       Disclosing a Family or Significant Other Relationship           PRO-U5410.01A                                      by a Non-Faculty Employee      


Related Resources

Prohibiting Consensual Intimate Personal Relationships Between Supervisors and Supervisees Policy

Providing Equal Opportunity and Non-Discrimination Policy

Requesting an Appointment of Opportunity Policy

Western's Equal Opportunity Office



Chyerl Wolfe-Lee, Assistant Vice President for Human Resources

Ph: 360-650-3630



Page Updated 11.22.2017