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Faculty Senate Budget Committee

Budget Committee


  • Studies and recommends long-range policies for the allocation of financial resources.
  • Examines budgets and advises the administration on the preparation of the budgets and the allocation of funds within budget categories.
  • Maintains close contact with the Faculty Affairs and Academic Affairs Committees so that the work of these committees is reflected in budget policies.

Composition and tenure

  • Seven faculty, with at least three geographical regions represented. (F)
  • One graduate and one undergraduate student, with one-year terms (renewable).¬†(G-U)
  • One faculty member of the Academic Affairs Committee; one faculty member of the Faculty Affairs Committee; as chosen by those committees. (A)
  • Vice president for business affairs; provost and executive vice president or designee; and the director, Budget. (#) (X)

Additional notes

  • Chair elected by the Committee.
  • Has representation on the Steering Committee.
  • Whenever possible, at least one non-ex officio member of the Academic Affairs Committee shall serve on each of the permanent subcommittees.
  • Responsible to: Faculty Senate.
  • Reports to: Faculty Senate and the president.




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