University Secretary's Office
We oversee the overall effectiveness of the University’s governance and compliance structures, and ensure the integrity of the conduct of the University in pursuit of its strategic goals and ambitions.
Corporate Governance and Compliance
Supporting leadership and governance, including giving advice on the Charter, Statute and Regulations and providing secretariat support to Council, Senate, UEB, and their sub-groups.
Maintaining a register of the legal and regulatory requirements imposed on the University as a corporate body and provision of legal advice (Staff login required).
Responsibility for the review and effective operation of the University’s framework for decision making on ethical matters.
Oversight of compliance with the OfS on-going registration conditions and coordination of communications to and from the regulator.
Information Compliance, Records Management and Archives
The University of Sheffield archive
The University of Sheffield archive is the historical record and corporate memory of the University and its predecessor institutions.