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The Office of the Faculty Council is responsible for academic policy development and the support thereof in consultation and co-operation with the University Senate, appropriate administrative offices in the Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies, and the wider University community.

The Office of the Faculty Council undertakes activities that implement Faculty and University academic policies. The Council Office also contributes to a number of adjudicative functions by supporting the work of committees that make academic judgments in individual cases. We foster a climate of trust and continuous improvement within the Faculty.


  LA&PS Strategic Plan and Implementation Scrolls

June 9, 2011 - A series of LA&PS Implementation Scrolls will be presented to Faculty Council. The documents have been drawn up in consultation with the Dean's working group on strategic planning, and overseen by the Academic Policy and Planning Committee of Council.

June 24, 2010 - After many months of collegial discussion, development and community consultation, the LA&PS Strategic Plan, 2010-2020: Making Choices for Our Future, was overwhelmingly approved during a special session of Faculty Council.

On January 21, 2010, the LA&PS Faculty Council overwhelmingly approved the motion to adopt the the Faculty's Strategic Planning Framework.