The following institutions have been sanctioned for infringement of governance standards after Association investigations revealed serious departures by the administration and/or governing board from generally accepted standards of college and university government endorsed by this Association, as set forth in the Statement on Government of Colleges and Universities and derivative governance documents. Institutions are placed on or removed from this sanction list by vote of the Association's annual meeting.
The publication of these sanctions is for the purpose of informing Association members, the profession at large, and the public that unsatisfactory conditions of academic government exist at the institutions in question.
Reports through 2009 were published in the AAUP Bulletin or Academe, and the issue of publication is indicated below the report. Starting in 2010, reports were published first on the AAUP website, in the month and year indicated below the report, with print publication following in the next issue of the Bulletin of the AAUP. Clicking on the institution title will take you to the investigative report.
Sept.-Oct. 1993, 42-52
Miami Dade College, 2000
May-June 2000, 73-88
Antioch University, 2010
Nov-Dec. 2009, 41-63
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 2011
Idaho State University, 2011
Union County College, 2016
University of Iowa, 2016