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Intellectual Property Policy


Excelsior College recognizes that materials placed in the hands of students, prospective students, and the general public through the resources and communications capabilities of the College fall into three categories:

  1. Materials developed by faculty, staff, or independent contractors while using College resources or receiving compensation from the College for developing such materials.

    The College regards such materials as "works written for hire," and retains sole ownership of such materials, together with the sole right to revise, publish, and distribute such materials, whether in print, electronically, or by any other means.
  2. Materials developed in collaboration with other entities.

    Ownership of such materials will be determined by the