Guide to the Office of the Chancellor - UNC General Administration Records, 1972-2002

Summary Information

Title: Office of the Chancellor - UNC General Administration Records, 1972-2002
Collection: UA.5089
Extent: 32.26 linear feet (44 boxes, 1 half-sized manuscript box, 10 records cartons, 1 folder)
Abstract:

These records contain administrative, meeting and correspondence files regarding the Office of the Chancellor at Appalachian State University (ASU) and their role as a reporting member to the President of the University of North Carolina (UNC) system of schools. ASU joined the UNC system in 1972, and Herbert Wey served as the first chancellor.

Creator: Office of the Chancellor.

Biographical/Historical Note

Appalachian State University joined the UNC system in 1972, and Herbert Wey served as the first chancellor. Additionally, Drs. John E. Thomas, Francis Borkowski and Kenneth Peacock have served as Chancellor of ASU. UNC General Administration houses the offices of the President and other senior administrative officers of the multi-campus University of North Carolina. This core administrative staff is responsible for executing the policies of the UNC Board of Governors and providing University-wide leadership in the areas of academic affairs, business and financial management, long-range planning, student affairs, research, legal affairs, and government relations.

Scope and Contents

The Office of the Chancellor - UNC General Administration Records contain administrative, meeting and correspondence files regarding the Office of the Chancellor at Appalachian State University (ASU) and their role as a reporting member to the President of the UNC system of schools. Topics of these files include: Board of Trustee Meetings, Student Affairs, policies and planning, tuition, Academic Affairs, Legal Affairs, Finance, Research, Board of Governors Meetings, Administrative Memoranda and budget requests. The majority of these files come from the tenures of John Thomas and Francis Borkowski, 1979-1993 and 1993-2003, respectively.

Arrangement

This collection has not yet been fully processed.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room. Individual accessions may have access restrictions due to the presence of confidential information. Restrictions are noted in the Accessions List, where applicable.

Acquisitions Information

These records were transferred to the University Archives in multiple accessions.

Processing Information

This record group has been minimally arranged and described in summary but has not yet been merged into a single collection. The record group currently consists of numerous individual accessions listed below.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], UA.5089: Office of the Chancellor - UNC General Administration Records, University Archives, Appalachian State University, Boone, N.C., USA.