The attestation is a document signed by the program volunteer whereby they agree they will comply with the Minors on Campus policy. If the ability to log in and watch the training video to submit the attestation is not available, please submit this attestation form after viewing the video.
If a program involving minors uses a permission slip or consent form of any kind, please use the consent form template (.docx) to ensure the safety of minors while they are on the Syracuse University campus.
If a program with minors will take place in a scientific laboratory or other similar setting, the minors in laboratories program registration will need to be completed for the department of Environmental Health and Safety Services.
The responsible program person will use this with the parent/legal guardian, in conjunction with registering a 1:1 interaction that follows the protocols as set forth. You will need a PDF editor for the parent/legal guardian sign-off.
If photos will be taken of minors participating in your program, please have the minors parent/legal guardian complete the photo release form.
Any staff, volunteer, or person working directly with minors must successfully pass a background check.
The behavioral expectations includes information regarding program volunteer behavior, that all program volunteers will be mindful of, when working with minors.
As part of the University’s commitment to provide an open and safe campus environment for all, including minors, the University has developed these specific guidelines for hosting minors in laboratories.
These requirements are safety steps that the responsible program person will take when planning and executing the program involving minors.
This document explains the parameters around a one-on-one interaction with minors (.pdf) at Syracuse University.
The checklist for minors programs streamlines the steps that need to be completed prior to your Syracuse University sponsored program taking place on the Syracuse University campus or affiliate.
The checklist for third party minor programs streamlines the steps that need to be completed prior to any non-affiliated Syracuse University program taking place on the Syracuse University campus or affiliate.