The Faculty Senate


All business pertaining to academic affairs at the University of Massachusetts Amherst must be voted on by the Faculty Senate. Additionally, Faculty Senate meetings provide an opportunity for the University community to hear announcements from University leaders, including members of the administration, the Faculty Senate Rules Committee, the Massachusetts Society of Professors, the graduate and undergraduate student government organizations, and others.

2019-2020 Faculty Senate Meetings

The Faculty Senate will meet on the following dates during the 2019-2020 academic year.  Agendas, minutes, and discussed documents are available by clicking the meeting links. All Faculty Senate meetings are held in Herter Hall, Room 227 and start at 3:30 p.m. (unless otherwise noted).

Fall 2019
September 12
October 17
November 14
December 12

Spring 2020
January 30
February 20
March 12
April 2
April 23