University of Toronto

Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering

Faculty Council

Faculty Council sets and approves academic policy, principles, priorities, and the general direction for the teaching and research activities of the Faculty. Reporting up through Faculty Council are several committees including the Admissions Committee, Committee on Community Affairs and Gender Issues, Curriculum Committee, Graduate Education Committee, Scholarships and Awards Committee, Teaching Methods and Resources Committee, and Committee on Examinations.

Among its many roles and duties, Faculty Council:
  • establishes policies regarding academic matters
  • establishes committees for the conduct of council business
  • advises the Dean on matters relating to academic matters
  • approves and regulates standards of admissions
  • delegates authority for administration of its policies to its committees and academic administrative officers
  • elects Chairs of Committees

2014–2015 Academic Year

Mark your calendar! Faculty Council meeting dates for the 2014–2015 academic year are as follows:

  • Wednesday, October 8, 2014
  • Tuesday, November 25, 2014
  • Tuesday, February 10, 2015
  • Friday, April 17, 2015
All Council meetings take place from 12:10 to 2 p.m. in the Michael E. Charles Council Chamber (GB202).

Submission deadlines for standing committee reports are as follows:

Governance Cycle Executive Committee submission deadline* Executive Committee mailing Executive Committee meeting Faculty Council mailing Faculty Council meeting
1 Sep 5, 2014 Sep 12, 2014 Sep 19, 2014 Sep 24, 2014 Oct 8, 2014
2 Oct 21, 2014 Oct 28, 2014 Nov 4, 2014 Nov 11, 2014 Nov 25, 2014
3 Jan 5, 2015 Jan 13, 2015 Jan 20, 2015 Jan 27, 2015 Feb 10, 2015
4 Mar 11, 2015 Mar 18, 2015 Mar 25, 2015 Apr 3, 2015 Apr 17, 2015

* Forward reports to caroline@ecf.utoronto.ca.

Faculty Council Meeting Documentation

Faculty Council Documents & Resources

Governance Documents

Standing Committee Documents


Questions about Faculty Council or other governance matters? Contact Caroline Ziegler, Faculty Governance and Programs Officer, at governance.fase@ecf.utoronto.ca.
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