Student Handbook - Standing Committees

Undergraduate Curriculum Committee

Purpose & Function:

The Undergraduate Curriculum Committee, an advisory body to the Provost on undergraduate curricular issues:

  1. Reviews and approves all new courses and substantial changes to existing ones (i.e., changes that would require an alteration to the catalog’s course description), especially to ensure that courses do not overlap in content;
  2. Reviews and approves proposals related to academic programs, including the creation of new programs and the viability of existing ones; and
  3. Reviews and approves curriculum changes proposed by each department.