Academic Standards and Assessment Committee

Meeting Dates

Refer to the Faculty Senate Meeting Schedule.


  1. Review and/or recommend policies on academic standards such as grading, course or semester forgiveness, academic dishonesty, student retention, persistence, and completion.
  2. Review and/or recommend the academic and summer school calendars.
  3. Support and represent faculty with assessing existing courses, disciplines, and programs.
  4. Provide policy guidance on course, discipline, and program-level student learning outcomes and assessment issues.
  5. Establish and/or review the evaluation process for the Program Unit Review in conjunction with the Associate Dean of Assessment.
  6. Evaluate Program Unit Reviews in conjunction with the Associate Dean of Assessment.
  7. Evaluate course, discipline, and program-level assessment processes, and make recommendations as needed.
  8. Conduct regular reviews of General Education Learning Outcomes at the institutional level. 
  9. Establish General Education Learning Outcomes and rubrics and review those on a regular basis for possible revisions. 
  10. Communicate with the Associate Dean of Assessment and Planning in order to coordinate assessment issues.
  11. Review and make recommendations on other topics as assigned by the Faculty Senate Chair, the Faculty Senate Executive Board, or the Faculty Senate Body.


Jon Lau

Committee Members

Sam Byington, Cheryl Cardoza, Vanina Coudriet, Melissa Deadmond, Jinger Doe, Pamela Flynn, Elyssia Fraga, Marynia Giren-Navarro, Eric Gorman, Olga Mesina, Martha Johnson-Olin, Jon Lau, Keegan Phillips, Kyle Smith, Josephine Yang

Meeting Minutes