Academic Senate

San Bernardino Valley College Academic SenateThe Academic Senate meets on the 1st, 3rd and 5th Wednesday of the month during the regular academic year from 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm in AD/SS 207.


2019/2020 Academic Senate Meetings

Fall 2019 Spring 2020

August 21, 2019

September 4, 2019

September 18, 2019

October 2, 2019

October 16, 2019

October 30, 2019*

November 6, 2019

November 20, 2019

December 4, 2019

January 15, 2020

January 29, 2020

February 5, 2020

February 19, 2020

March 4, 2020

April 1, 2020

April 15, 2020

April 29, 2020*

May 6, 2020

 *5th Wednesdays
are reserved for 
special topics
 

               

Bylaws (PDF, 105Kb)          Constitution (PDF, 1.0Mb)


Celia J. Huston, M.L.S., Ph.D., President - chuston@valleycollege.edu


Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations, Section 53200 Definitions

Academic Senate means an organization whose primary function is to make recommendations with respect to academic and professional matters.

Academic and Professional Matters means the following policy development matters:

1.      Curriculum, including establishing prerequisites.

2.      Degree and certificate requirements.

3.      Grading policies.

4.      Educational program development.

5.      Standards or policies regarding student preparation and success.

6.      College governance structures, as related to faculty roles.

7.      Faculty roles and involvement in accreditation process.

8.      Policies for faculty professional development activities.

9.      Processes for program review.

10.    Processes for institutional planning and budget development.

11.    Other academic and professional matters as mutually agreed upon.