Undergraduate Council


  1. To review and recommend to the Council of Deans new undergraduate curricula and programs proposed by the various departments and colleges;
  2. to review existing undergraduate offerings and make appropriate recommendations to the Council of Deans; and
  3. to initiate and recommend policies and procedures relevant to baccalaureate and associate degree requirements, grading and credit policies, academic standards, and related matters.

Annual Report:

The Faculty Senate requests that this council provide a written report to the Faculty Senate by October 1 of each year. This report should summarize the body´s activities during the prior year, provide appropriate statistics and data, and outline long-range planning for the following year. This report should be approved by the membership of the committee.


  1. Department chairs are selected by the Faculty Senate, one from each of the colleges. No other department chair may serve on the council.
  2. One faculty member from each college holding the rank of assistant professor or above will be appointed by the faculty senate.
  3. Each college, according to the procedure for appointing college committees, appoints one faculty member.
  4. Two students are invited to serve as members, representing the Student Government Association and Alpha Chi.

The associate provost and dean of undergraduate studies serves as chair of the Undergraduate Council. The council selects its secretary. The provost and the registrar are ex officio, non voting members. Each council member serves four years on a rotating basis for each of the three categories. Students serve one-year terms.


Kurt A. Boniecki, Chair                              Associate Provost                      Permanent

Tammy Benson (ED)                                 Faculty Senate Chair Appt          2016

VACANT(LA)                                           Faculty Senate Chair Appt

Mary Harlan (HBS)                                    Faculty Senate Chair Appt          2015

Joe Cangelosi (BUS)                                 Faculty Senate Chair Appt           2016

John Gale (FAC)                                       Faculty Senate Chair Appt           2016

VACANT (NSM)                                        Faculty Senate Chair Appt

Alex Fayman (BUS)                                  Faculty Senate                            2016

VACANT (HBS)                                        Faculty Senate

Kari Naylor (NSM)                                    Faculty Senate                            2015

Paige Reynolds (LA)                                 Faculty Senate                            2015

VACANT (ED)                                          Faculty Senate

VACANT (FAC)                                        Faculty Senate

VACANT (FAC)                                       College Appointment

Renee Ryburn (HBS)                               College Appointment                  2017

VACANT (ED)                                         College Appointment

Kaye McKinzie (BUS)                              College Appointment                     2017

Bernard Chen  (NSM)                               College Appointment                   2016

Anna Baker (LA)                                      College Appointment                    2016

VACANT                                                SGA Appointment

VACANT                                               Alpha Chi

Steve Runge                                            Provost                                       Permanent

Beth Durff                                               Registrar                                     Permanent

Meetings: x-period the third Tuesday of each month. On call other times as needed

Reports to: Provost

Send minutes to: Chair of the Committee on Committees

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