Failure to Attain Tenure

Scope:  Who is Covered by this Policy?

Tenure Eligible Faculty


If a probationary faculty member is not granted tenure during the final year of the probationary period, his or her Miami service will be terminated no later than the end of the following academic year. Reconsideration and appeal procedures do not extend the date of termination of employment.

Related Form(s)

Not applicable.

Additional Resources and Procedures

Not applicable.


Not applicable.

Policy Administration

Next Review Date


Responsible Officers

Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs

Legal Authority

Not Applicable.

Compliance Policy


Recent Revision History


Reference ID(s)

  • MUPIM 7.10
  • OAC 3339-7-010

Reviewing Bodies

  • Miami University Senate
  • Miami University Board of Trustees
  • Administrative