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Graduate Advisory Committee

Last Updated: 08/2017

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Contact Name

Dena Smith, Assistant to the Associate Provost and Dean of the Graduate School (


The Graduate Advisory Committee independently studies and reviews policy on non-curricular graduate student academic matters and on those issues affecting the general welfare of graduate students. 

Faculty Manual Reference

Chapter VII 

Report Due Date


Meeting Frequency

As needed.

Membership Composition

Seat TypeQuantityTerm LengthDate of Term InitiationSeat Filling MechanismVoting or Non-Voting
Chair 1 NA Non-Voting
One faculty members from Each College and from the Library 8 Elected by the faculty accorded voting right in each college and the Library Voting
Faculty Member  1 Three year term Appointed by the President of the Faculty Senate Voting
Graduate Students One year Nominated by the President of Graduate Student Government and appointed by the Dean of the Graduate School  Voting

Membership List (Last updated )

NameEmailSeat TypeDepartment and CollegeAppointment DateTerm Expires
Associate Provost and Dean of the Graduate School (or dean's designee) Non-Voting Chair

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