• Law No. 20 of 2003 concerning National Education System.
  • Law No. 25 of 2009 concerning Public Service.
  • Law No. 12 of 2012 concerning Higher Education.
  • Government Regulation No. 16 of 2014 concerning Statutes of the University of Sumatera Utara
  • Government Regulation No. 26 of 2015 concerning Form and Mechanism of Funding at Legal Entity State University.
  • Regulation of the Minister of Education and Culture No. 73 of 2013 concerning the Implementation of the Indonesian National Qualification Framework for Higher Education.
  • Regulation of the Minister of Education and Culture No. 35 of 2014 concerning Performance Accountability System within the Ministry of Education and Culture
  • Regulation of the Minister of Research, Technology and Higher Education No.13 of 2015 concerning Strategic Plans of the Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education in 2015-2019.
  • Regulation of the Minister of Research, Technology and Higher Education No. 4 of 2015 concerning National Standards of Higher Education.
  • Regulation of the Minister of Civil Servant Administrative Reform and Bureaucratic Reform No. 53 of 2014 concerning Technical Guidelines of Performance Agreement,
  • Performance Reporting and Review Procedures of Government Agency Performance Reports.
  • Regulation of the Board of Trustees of USU No. 4 of 2015 concerning Management of Non-government Funding of University of Sumatera Utara.
  • Regulation of the Board of Trustees of USU No. 10 of 2015 concerning Organizational Structure of University of Sumatera Utara.