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.

2018-2019 Faculty Senate Meetings

The Faculty Senate will meet on the following dates during the 2018-2019 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 2018
September 13
October 18
November 15
December 6

Spring 2019
January 24
February 14
March 7
April 11
April 25