The Foundations Curriculum Committee


Membership. Eight faculty members (one elected by each curriculum division, plus four elected at-large with no more than two being from any division, 3-year terms); one student (member of the junior or senior class, elected annually by the Student Senate; a representative of the Office of Academic Affairs, ex officio (non-voting): ex officio (non-voting), Registrar.


  • Review and approve all new Foundations proposals;
  • Review and re-approve, on a regular cycle, all existing Foundations experiences;
  • Recommend to the Faculty policies regarding the Foundations Curriculum;
  • Assess the Foundations curriculum.

Expected Involvement. Weekly or biweekly meetings are scheduled as necessary throughout the academic year. Ad hoc subcommittees may be established and may meet as needed.