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Academic Affairs Committee on Undergraduate Studies

About the Committee

The Academic Affairs Committee on Undergraduate Studies is responsible for defining undergraduate curricular policies of the University. It reviews undergraduate curricular proposals, including addition and deletion of courses, changes in course sequencing, in credit hours, and in course descriptions.

The Academic Affairs Committee on Undergraduate Studies receives undergraduate curricular proposals from the Provost, who receives them from the Deans of each school and college of the University. The Provost receives such proposals only after they have been approved by the appropriate faculty committee of the school or college recommending the curricular change. The Academic Affairs Committee on Undergraduate Studies recommends the University calendar for the University of the Pacific. In addition, the Academic Affairs Committee on Undergraduate Studies approves name changes of undergraduate academic departments.  (Faculty Handbook 6.2.1)

Welcome to the 2018-2019 Academic Year 

The Academic Affairs Committee on Undergraduate Studies Chairperson is  Keith Smith, Professor, Department of Political Science, College of the Pacific, University of the Pacific. The committee meetings are held the first Tuesday of every month at 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. except June, July, and August. Submit course and curriculum changes to the Office of the Registrar at mfaul@pacific.edu, the Faculty Governance Office at STK FacultyGovernance@pacific.edu, and the Office of the Provost at sevans3@pacific.edu for submission to the committee within 10 working days prior to meeting.