Terms of Reference

To consider matters related to the academic governance of the University, and in particular, in regard to academic governance:

  1. To advise Senate on the interpretation of existing Senate provisions;
  2. To receive and make recommendations to Senate on any proposals to introduce changes;
  3. To provide a continuing review, and on this basis, to make recommendations to Senate on possible changes thereto.


  1. The Clerk of Senate, ex-officio
  2. Six faculty members with one from each faculty (including Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs),
  3. One undergraduate student
  4. One graduate student