Acceptable Use Policy

The University of Missouri’s Acceptable Use Policy (AUP) for information technology applies to Mizzou websites. The AUP addresses federal and state laws, university regulations, intellectual-property rights, software-licensing requirements and prohibitions against plagiarism and obscenity. The policy includes sanctions for violations.

  • MU Web managers are responsible for understanding and complying with the AUP and other laws, rules, policies, contracts and licenses applicable to their sites.
  • MU websites may not be used for personal commercial purposes or for personal financial or other gain. Websites may not state or imply that they represent Mizzou or use Mizzou trademarks or logos unless authorized.