The purpose of the University Senate is to function as a representative body of the faculty and professional staff to the end of initiating and/or reviewing all academic policies and procedures and any other matters which impact the University.
For a complete look at KU's Governance Structure, please refer to the Governance Structure & Description. For important presentations relevant to University Senate, please refer to Ad Hoc Task Forces & Links.
Vice President: Dr. Tony Wong
Office: 213 Lytle Hall
Phone: (610) 683-4407
Secretary: Dr. Mauricia John
Office: 457 Old Main
Phone: (610) 683-4724
Management Technician: Mary J Bononno
Office: 127 or 351 Old Main
*Motions from Senators are due two weeks before the meeting date. Motions from Standing Committees are due ten days before the meeting date. Send to firstname.lastname@example.org*
Fall 2020 Semester
September 3, 2020
October 1, 2020 November 5, 2020 December 3, 2020
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Spring 2021 Semester
February 4, 2021 March 4, 2021 April 1, 2021 May 6, 2021
TBD TBD TBD
Next Meeting Agenda and Attachments
Minutes and supporting documents will be available to Senators in the University Senate shell within D2L one week prior to the scheduled meeting.
Please notify the Senate of representative changes so we may update membership in D2L.
If you do not see University Senate listed under your pinned or unpinned courses, please contact the University Senate at email@example.com to be added.
When submitting a proposal or item for inclusion on the Senate agenda, please include as much of the following information as possible:
- Date of proposal
- Recommending body and names of members
- Proposed change or recommendation
- The rationale for change;
Any approval or routing process;
Pertinent background information or history;
Other persons or bodies having input
- Current policy or procedure, or past practice
- List of attachments
- Signatures of persons requesting placement of proposal on the agenda (a minimum of three signatures of Senate members is required)
- Email proposals to firstname.lastname@example.org 2 weeks before the meeting date. Motions from standing committees are due 10 days before the meeting date.
- Date of proposal
- Related Links