Academic and faculty affairs are collaboratively reviewed and approved by faculty through the elected members of the Faculty Senate for final consideration by the General Faculty. The General Faculty has the authority to recommend to the President who shall transmit to the Board of Regents with his/her recommendations, on the following:
Changes in graduation requirements
Academic majors or programs
Elimination of existing degrees or major programs
Creation of new academic departments
General Faculty governance.
The General Faculty may review, revise, recall, and endorse actions of the Faculty Senate