Faculty Senate

Faculty Senate


Committee to Oversee General Education

Reviews and approves courses for general education credit received from college curriculum committees and deans and forwards its recommendations to the administration.

Faculty Retirement Recognition Committee

Plans and facilitates the annual Faculty Retirement Recognition Dinner.

Library Committee

Reviews the acquisitions budget and process, evaluates circulation policies, facilitates communication between the university libraries and the faculty, and conducts studies as directed by the Senate Executive Board.

Professional Concerns Committee

In addition to annual charges it may receive from the Faculty Senate Executive Board, the Professional Concerns Committee acts as the oversight committee for reviewing and monitoring all University policies and procedures dealing with academic conduct, including academic dishonesty, grade appeal and program dismissal issues.

Transfer of Credit Committee

Reviews transfer policies and procedures.


The Faculty Senate
4060 Moore Hall
Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5332 USA
(269) 387-3310 | (269) 387-3030 Fax