April 20, 1993
WALTER E. MASSEY
SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT--ACADEMIC AFFAIRS AND PROVOST
Delegation of Authority--To Solicit Gifts for the MESA Project
The authority granted to the President to solicit gifts, under Section 100.4(dd) of the Standing Orders of the Regents, is delegated to you for the MESA project effective immediately, and you are authorized to solicit gifts that do not specifically require the approval of The Regents. Authority to accept such gifts is retained by the Vice President--University and External Relations under the provisions of the authority I delegated to him in a letter dated March 24, 1986 (DA 0894), copy attached. Documentation of such gifts is to be forwarded to the Vice President--University and External Relations for acceptance in accordance with University policy.
Regental authorization is required for solicitation or acceptance of any gift the involves:
For the purposes of this delegation the dollar amount of a gift shall be the amount of cash actually received; or, if in the form of a pledge, the full amount pledged; or shall be equivalent to the fair market value of securities or personal property.
Any redelegation of this authority shall be in writing with copies to the Vice President--University and External Relations, the Special Assistant--Coordination & Review, and the General Counsel and Vice President for Legal Affairs.
J. W. Peltason