Important Updates & Deadlines

Join FacES (Faculty Expert System)

The college with the highest percentage of Academic Staff and Faculty who send in their CV will win bragging rights, a traveling trophy, and $1,000 for research and scholarly activities.


Cayuse is now being used for all grant submissions both internal and external.  It is also being used for all IRB protocol submissions.  Use your Net ID with all lower case letters to sign in.  Training session sign-up is available at
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The Training & Workshop page contains a test site for Cayuse and link to CITI training.   (Link is also below.) 

CITI Training is mandatory for all IRB and IACUC protocols.  

CITI Program

Please note that you will not be able to enter Cayuse IRB for at least 48 business hours after completing CITI training.


Faculty Sabbatical Program



The table below provides key steps and deadlines for the Faculty Sabbatical Program.  These steps are tenative pending approval.



  • Faculty Sabbatical RFP released / posted to ORSP website
April 24, 2018

  • Applicants prepare applications
  • Applicants meet with ORSP for assistance uploading to Cayuse
April 24 - September 6, 2018
  • Applicants upload complete proposal and any appendices into Cayuse and route to Department Chair for approval and support statements
September 14, 2018
  • Complete applications are routed to Deans for approval and support statements
September 19, 2018
  • Deans route to ORSP with support statements
September 26, 2018
  • ADC Completes review of proposals / recommendations

October 1-12, 2018

  • Provost completes review and final selection
October 15-26, 2018
  • Campus recommendations forwarded to UW System
November 1-15, 2018

Departments and College Support

The applications must be routed through Cayuse for Departmental and College Support.  Approval of the application by Department Chair and Dean are a statement of support.  Any applications that are not approved will not be considered for funding.

College Priority Areas

College of Arts and Communication Priority Areas

College of Business and Economics Priority Areas

College of Education and Professional Priority Areas

College of Letters and Sciences Priority Areas

Required Forms 


Faculty Sabbatical Cover Page - Fillable Form  Complete Sabbatical Request for Applications
Sabbatical Application Checklist - Fillable Form  Academic Development Committee
Sabbatical Leave Agreement Form - Fillable Form Sabattical FAQ's

Policies and Programs

Model Proposals

UW-Whitewater Values and Mission Heinrich - Department of Economics Model Proposal
UW-Whitewater Strategic Planning Goals and Priorities for 2017-2022 Neuman - Department of Sociology, Anthropology & Criminal Justice Model Proposal
Inclusive Excellence Schneider - Department of Curriculum & Instruction Model Proposal
LEAP (Liberal Education America's Promise) Wilk - Department of Art & Design Model Proposal


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