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The Student Affairs Committee is a standing committee of the Faculty Senate

Charge of the SAC

This committee shall have responsibility for matters relating to student affairs, their effect on the educational process, and the academic climate of the University, including items referred to in Sections 1.1d, 1.2e, 1.2f, 1.4, and 1.5. It shall recommend policy with respect to honors programs, remedial programs, athletics, discipline, health service, placement, housing, student activities, etc. It shall include among its duties in-depth and ongoing review of University admissions and financial aid policies, including their relation to projected enrollments. This committee shall establish policy in matters related to general admissions standards and prerequisites, as referred to in Section 1.1d, and shall review, recommend and participate in formulation of admissions procedures. The committee shall establish a continuing liaison with student government groups and with all appropriate administrative and academic offices.

SAC Operating Procedures

SAC Membership & Chair

In addition to elected faculty members as described in the Bylaws, the Student Affairs Committee shall also include a graduate and undergraduate student member designated by student governing bodies, renewable yearly. 

The Co-Chairs of the Student Affairs Committee are Terry Delaney and Jennifer Prue.  Terry is a Associate Professor in CALS.  Jennifer is a Senior Lecturer in CESS.

SAC Member List


2019-2020 Student Affairs Committee Members
Arts & SciencesVan Keuren, ScottScott Van Keuren2020-2023
Arts & SciencesChan, Sin-YeeSin Yee Chan2018-2021
Agriculture & Life Sciences`Delaney, Terry (Co-Chair)Terry Delaney2019-2022
Business (Grossman School)Gove, SteveSteve Gove2020-2023
Education & Social ServicesPrue, Jennifer (Co-Chair)Jennifer Prue2019-2022
Engineering & Mathematical SciencesLouisos, WilliamWilliam Louisos2019-2022
Environment & Natural ResourcesPending 2020-2023
LibrariesMardeusz, Patricia 2018-2021
LCOMFlyer, JonathanJonathan Flyer2018-2021
LCOMTwichell, Sarah 2020-2023
Nursing and Health SciencesAllen, KennethKenneth Allen2019-2022
Student GovernmentPending 2020-2021
Graduate Student SenatePendingBerke Tinaz2020-2021



SAC Meeting Schedule and Materials

Waterman Sign

The SAC generally meets on the first Thursday of each month from 8:30 - 10:00 AM on Microsoft Teams, or in Waterman 427A.  

2020-2021 SAC Meeting Schedule and Materials

2020-2021 SAC Meeting Schedule
September 3, 2020 AgendaMinutes
October 1, 2020AgendaMinutes
November 5, 2020AgendaMinutes
December 3, 2020AgendaMinutes
January 14, 2021AgendaMinutes
February 4, 2021AgendaMinutes
March 4, 2021AgendaMinutes
April 1, 2021AgendaMinutes
May 6, 2021AgendaMinutes

2019-2020 SAC Meeting Schedule and Materials

2019-2020 SAC Meeting Schedule
September 5th Age ndaMin utes
October 3rdAg endaMi nutes
November 7thAge ndaMinutes
December 5thAgendaMinutes
February 6thAgendaMinutes
March 5thAgendaMinutes
April 2ndNo Meeting 
May 7thAgendaMinutes

2018-2019 SAC Meeting Schedule and Materials

2018-2019 SAC Meeting Schedule
September 13, 2018AgendaMinutes
October 11, 2018AgendaMinutes
November 8, 2018AgendaMinutes
December 6, 2018AgendaMinutes
January 10, 2019AgendaMinutes
February 14, 2019AgendaMinutes
March 7, 2019AgendaMinutes
April 18, 2019AgendaMinutes
May 9, 2019AgendaMinutes

2017-2018 SAC Meeting Schedule and Materials

2017-2018 SAC Meeting Schedule
September 14, 2017AgendaMinutes
October 12, 2017AgendaMinutes
November 9, 2017AgendaMinutes
December 7, 2017AgendaMinutes
January 11, 2018No Meeting 
February 8, 2018AgendaMinutes
March 8, 2018No Meeting 
April 12, 2018AgendaMinutes
May 10, 2018AgendaMinutes

2016-2017 SAC Meeting Schedule and Materials

2016-2017 SAC Meeting Schedule
September 8, 2016AgendaMinutes
October 13, 2016AgendaMinutes
November 10, 2016No MeetingNo Minutes
December 8, 2016AgendaMinutes
January 12, 2017AgendaMinutes
February 9, 2017AgendaMInutes
March 9, 2017Agenda


April 13, 2017AgendaMinutes
May 11, 2017AgendaMinutes