• Field placements
• field experiences
• off-campus practica
• clinical placements
• student teaching assignments
In general, if a CMU student will fulfill any part of a degree
or non-degree program at non-CMU locations, an affiliation
agreement is required prior to the experience.
Within Licensure, Regulatory Services & Human
Capital, the Affiliation Agreements Coordinators are responsible
for assisting program coordinators with the preparation, or revision and/or
review and execution of these agreements. They will ensure proper
Affiliation Agreement procedures and guidelines are
It is imperative that all agreements follow university policy and support students in fulfilling their academic program
requirements at non-CMU locations. Each affiliation agreement will be
handled in support of university standards for the relevant program. The Affiliation Agreements Coordinators will provide alternate language when necessary, obtain appropriate approvals, finalize the agreement for appropriate
signatures, and seek execution and distribution.
Affiliation Agreements Coordinators will maintain the Agreements System with executed/active and expired Agreements. The Agreements System is searchable by College, Subject, or Major and you may sign in with your CMU Global ID to view the PDF copy of fully executed Agreements. For a full list of Central Michigan University Agreement (sample below), please use the following link: https://agreements.apps.cmich.edu/home.
A detailed help guide may also be found at Agreement System Help: https://www.cmich.edu/office_provost/academic_administration/Licensure-Regulatory-Services-Human-Capital/Agreements/Pages/databasehelp.aspx.
For specific requirements for individual Agreements/Student Placements (i.e. student health insurance, vaccinations, criminal background checks, etc.), please contact your program director.