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University Faculty Senate

The University Faculty Senate is the representative body of Penn State’s faculty with legislative authority on all matters pertaining to the educational interests of the University and all educational matters that concern the faculties of more than one college. In addition, the Senate is recognized by the University as an advisory and consultative body to the President on all matters that may affect the attainment of the University’s educational objectives.

Faculty Senate News

October 23, 2018 Senate Agenda (PDF)

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Senate Calendar
(Due dates for Senate Council Reports and Curriculum Proposals)
(Dates of Senate Council Meetings and Curriculum Report Publication Dates)
(Dates of Senate Plenary Meetings)
Contact Senate Officers
(Senate Chair; Chair Elect; Secretary; Immediate Past Chair; and Parliamentarian)
Contact Senate Staff
(Executive Director; Office Manager; Curriculum Coordinator; Curriculum Recorder; Assistant/Student Petitions; and Office Receptionist)

UFS Discussion Forum