Volunteering for the University Council

From time to time we need to fill open at-large positions on the University Council.  If you would be willing to serve on a University Council committee then please click on the link below and we will put you name on an interested parties list.  When the time comes, we will contact you to see if you are available to serve on a committee.  Thank you for your interest in serving.

SEAC University Council Volunteer sign up

Committee Descriptions:

The University Council is the main representative and legislative body, which makes recommendations to the President.

The Athletics and Recreation Committee studies, monitors and makes recommendations on strategies and policies regarding athletic issues. The goals and responsibilities of the committee are defined and updated by the committee, as necessary.

The Budget and Finance Committee studies, monitors and makes recommendations on the development of all university budget, finance and purchasing policies and practices, and resource allocation recommendations. The goals and responsibilities of the committee are defined and updated by the committee, as necessary.

The Communication Committee studies, monitors and makes recommendations regarding the University’s internal communications policies and practices, as well as external communication and relations issues arising from local, state, and federal issues that affect the University. The goals and responsibilities of the committee are defined and updated by the committee, as necessary.

The Information Technology Committee studies, monitors and makes recommendations regarding information technology strategies and practices. The goals and responsibilities of the committee are defined and updated by the committee, as necessary.

The Physical Environment Committee studies, monitors and makes recommendations related to overall campus planning, safety, and the use and assignment of university space, physical facilities and equipment. The goals and responsibilities of the committee are defined and updated by the committee, as necessary.

The Public Affairs and Development Committee studies, monitors and makes recommendations on public affairs relations and development issues. The goals and responsibilities of the committee are defined and updated by the committee, as necessary.

The Research Committee studies, monitors and makes recommendations on the University's research strategies and practices. The goals and recommendations of the committee are defined and updated by the committee, as necessary.

The Student Engagement and Success Committee studies, monitors and makes recommendations regarding the University’s student engagement and success strategies and practices. The goals and responsibilities of the committee are defined and updated by the committee, as necessary.

The Talent Development and Human Resources Committee studies, monitors and makes recommendations on the development of all university policies and practices regarding inclusive excellence. The goals and responsibilities of the committee are defined and updated by the committee, as necessary.

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