Structures & People

General Education Council Charge


  1. The General Education Council shall provide advice to the Provost/Vice Chancellor, Associate Deans, and Deans.
  2. The General Education Council may establish sub-committees for each General Education program component without an otherwise established governance or administrative structure. Such sub-committees will have delegated responsibilities for curriculum development and regular course review.
  3. Changes in General Education requirements may be initiated by the General Education Council, after consultation with the faculty groups and sub-committees affected, and are subject to approval by the Faculty Senate.
  4. On its own initiative, or upon the request of the University Committee, the General Education Council may advise the Faculty Senate about issues of General Education requirements that fall within the jurisdiction of the Faculty.