To define and outline the university policy toward
Garnishment - A legal proceeding imposed by a court of law
upon the university requiring payment to a third party of
monies earned by personnel.
Individual's pay will be held upon receipt of a
garnishment by the university until a court order is
issued indicating satisfaction of the indebtedness or
until ordered to surrender the monies to the court or
Garnishments or threats of garnishments are expensive
to both the university and the individual and should be
The university may not discharge any faculty or staff
member because his/her earnings have been subjected to
garnishment for any one indebtedness.