Academic Calendar Advisory Committee

Appointed by: President

Reports to: Vice Provost

Number of Members: 14

Faculty 4

Staff 9

Students 1

Updated:  September 2021

Purpose. Develops and recommends an academic calendar for presentation to the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs.

Member Appointments. The President makes all appointments. By virtue of position, the following members serve indefinite terms: Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs, Dean of Graduate Studies, Dean of an Academic College (to be nominated as necessary by the Provost), Associate Vice President for Student Affairs, Director of Admissions, Director of Financial Aid, and Director of Residence Life. One ex-officio member from the Registrar's Office. The University Faculty Senate nominates three members of the faculty who will serve three-year terms ending August 31. The Student Government Association President, the Chair of the University Faculty Senate (UFS), and the Chair of Staff Council serve as members with a 1-year term ending August 31. 

Chair Appointment. By virtue of position, the University Registrar will serve as chair.

Committee Members

Indefinite Terms by Virtue of Position:

Teresa Ringo, Chair
Somer Franklin, Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs
Ken Hendrickson, Dean of Graduate Studies
Chien-pin Li, Dean of College of Humanities and Social Sciences
Keith Jenkins, Associate Vice President for Student Services
Angie Taylor, Director of Admissions
Dana Grant, Director of Residence Life
Lydia Hall, Director of Financial Aid

Faculty Representation:

Term expires August 31, 2024:

Eric Marsh, College of Arts and Media
Brent Estes, College of Health Science
Lisa Brown, College of Education

University Faculty Senate Chair:

TBA, Chair, UFS 2021-2022
TBA, Chair-Elect, UFS 2021-2022

Staff Council Chair:

TBA Chair, Staff Council 2021-2022

Student Government Association President:

TBA, President, SGA 2020-2021

Ex officio member:

Kari Zella, Associate Registrar

To Report Errors

All errors in committee listings should be reported in writing to:
Tama Hamrick
Mail: Campus P.O. Box 2394