Faculty Council Meeting

Location: Galbraith Building, GB202, 35 St. George St., Toronto, ON M5S 1A4

Event Date: Apr 10, 2017 12:10 PM to 2:00 PM

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

2016–2017 Academic Year

Mark your calendar! Faculty Council meeting dates for the 2016-2017 academic year are as follows:

  • Tuesday, October 25, 2016
  • Thursday, December 1, 2016
  • Tuesday, February 28, 2017
  • Monday, April 10, 2017

All Council meetings take place from 12:10 to 2 p.m. in the Michael E. Charles Council Chamber (GB202).


Submission deadlines for all reports are as follows:

Governance Cycle Executive Committee submission deadline* Executive Committee mailing Executive Committee meeting Faculty Council mailing Faculty Council meeting
1 Sep 9 Sep 16 Sep 23 Oct 11 Oct 25
2 Oct 20 Oct 27 Nov 3 Nov 17 Dec 1
3 Jan 4 Jan 9 Jan 16 Feb 14 Feb 28
4 Mar 6 Mar 14 Mar 21 Mar 27 Apr 10

* Forward reports to governance.fase@ecf.utoronto.ca.