Background Check Policy

The CSU system-wide policy on background checks was developed to provide directives and guidance on background checks which are critital in preventing risk and providing protection to campus employees, students, volunteers, and guests.

Policy is effective August 3, 2015.

Presentation on policy, expectations, and CSUS process:

CSUS Background Check Policy Impact & Expectations (presentation)

Procedures and Documentation:

Background Check Packages
Sensitive Positions Table (Duties & Responsibilities)
How to determine Sensitive Positions

CSU Policy:

CSU Coded Memoranda HR 2016-08 (Policy)
CSU Background Check Policy Guidance
CSU Info Security Data Classification Standards (Level 1 Data)

For questions regarding background checks, contact Robert Bartley.