Psychology Postdoctoral Residency

Admissions Information

Notification of Background Check

At the time of employment, your fingerprints will be researched by local, state and federal law enforcement agencies. Sealed or expunged records must be revealed to Nova Southeastern University pursuant to F.S. 943.058. Your employment with Nova Southeastern University is contingent upon the findings of the screening. The following questions must be answered truthfully. A "Yes" answer to any of the following questions does not automatically keep you from being hired. Your omission or falsification of any criminal history, including juvenile incidents, misdemeanors and/or felony will result in your immediate termination.

Examples of Criminal Offenses: Assault/battery, auto theft, disorderly conduct, domestic violence, DUI/DWI, fraud (welfare/food stamps) loitering, prostitution/solicitation, robbery, shoplifting, theft (grand/ petty), trespassing, worthless checks.

Note: This is not a complete list and is intended to provide examples only. You must list all convictions including juvenile incidents and those in which adjudication was withheld and/or records were sealed or expunged.

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