University Academic Affairs Committee


  • At- Large
    • 2017 Keith Mellinger (Professor, CAS)
    • 2016 Janine Davis (Assistant, CAS)
  • College Represenatatives
    • 2015 Jane Huffman (Associate, COE) - Chair
    • 2014 Xiaofeng Zhao (Assistant, COB)
    • 2016 Dianne Baker (Associate, CAS)
      • Sabbatical spring semester replacement – Jason Matzke (Associate, CAS)


  • Registrar
  • Dean of Academic Services
  • Provost (or their respective representatives)


2.6.1 The committee’s duties are to:

.1 Evaluate academic policies, procedures, and standards on an ongoing basis, formulating recommendations as necessary to maintain policy consistency among colleges, fair and equitable treatment of all students, and the overall academic integrity of the University;

.2 Study and recommend actions concerning all matters of academic policy including, but not limited to, the policies governing academic standards, grading, course registration, transfer credit, and international academic affairs;

.3 Recommend changes in the academic policies to the University Faculty Council;

.4 Evaluate and recommend actions concerning all university academic services including, but not limited to, academic advising and retention programs, disabilities resources, and international student services;

.5 Review general admissions policies for the University; and

.6 Perform other duties as assigned by the University Faculty Council.

Fall 2014 Meeting Dates: