Curriculum Committee

The Curriculum Committee shall consist of the Dean of the University (ex-officio), Registrar (ex-officio), Library Director (ex-officio), no fewer than seven appointed members of the Faculty, and two student members.

The duties of the Committee shall be:

  • To apply the educational philosophy and ideals of the University to the undergraduate and graduate curricula offered.
  • To recommend the degrees to be offered by the University and the specific requirements for those degrees.
  • To examine proposals for the addition, deletion, or modification of credit or non-credit courses offered through the University.
  • To establish the specific dates for the academic calendar of the University.
  • To review plans for study for interdisciplinary majors not under an established program.
  • To review the curriculum of each department, school, or program at least once every five years.
  • To review proposals for new majors, minors, and programs.
  • To monitor the effectiveness of the Core components and initiate reviews of the Core.
  • Such other duties as may be assigned to it.


Members, 2016-2017


  • Beezer, Rob
  • Chiu, David (F)
  • Freeman, Sara (F)
  • Hooper, Kent
  • Kendall, Chris
  • Krause, Alan
  • Richman, Elise
  • Roberts, Holly
  • Saucedo, Leslie
  • Struna, Jason
  • Thines, Bryan
  • Tiehen, Justin
  • Tromly, Benjamin
  • Wiese, Nila

Senate Liason

  • Jacobson, Robin


  • Bartanen, Kristine (Jackson, Martin)
  • Carlin, Jane
  • Tomhave, Brad