Student Life Committee Bylaws
The Student Life Committee is concerned with all factors in the University that affect:
A. The quality of life for students; and
B. Students full access to opportunities available in the University.
II. Areas Of Responsibility
A. To develop, review and recommend to the University Senate, Student Government Association, and the Administration all policies affecting student life.
B. To act as a liaison among all University constituencies on matters affecting student life.
C. To act as advocate for the enhancement of the quality of Student Life on campus.
D. To advise the Vice President of Student Affairs on matters relating to student life.
All legislation, policy recommendations, and decisions related to the objective of this committee shall be brought to the Student Life Committee for review and further recommendation.
The voting members of this committee (14) are as follows:
A. Four teaching faculty members, one from each school, elected for overlapping two-year terms by the teaching faculty of their respective schools.
B. Seven students: three appointed by the Student Government Associations; one appointed by the Greek Council; one appointed by the Inter-Residence Hall Council; and one from Varsity Sports appointed by the Student Athletic Advisory Committee; and one from Club Sports appointed by the Coordinator-Recreation, Intramural and Club Sports.
C. Six administrative members of this committee are as follows:
* Dean of Student Affairs or Designee
* Director of Athletics or Designee
* Director of Student Center/Student Life or Designee
*Chief of Police or Designee
*Assistant Dean of Student Affairs or Designee
*One Resident Director elected from among the Resident Directors or appointed by the Director of Housing
V. Conduct Of Business
Minutes of all meetings shall be distributed to:
These Bylaws may be amended by a two-thirds vote of members present at any regularly scheduled meeting at which there is a quorum and the approval of the University Senate and the President of the University.
Student Life Committee Approval: Mar. 17, 1992
Senate approval: Mar. 18, 1992 (R92-4-3)
Admin. Approval: May 18, 1992
Rev. Senate Approval: R-00-05-08
Admin. Approval: Oct. 23, 2000
Rev. Senate Approval: Nov. 15, 2000 (R-00-11-05)
Admin. Approval: December 14, 2000
Rev. Senate Approval R-03-05-02
Admin. Approval: 08/05/03
Rev. Senate Approval: (R-04-11-04), 12/15/04
Admin. Approval: 2/10/05
Senate Approval: Feb. 21, 2007 (R-07-02-06)
Admin. Approval: 5/4/07
Student Life Committee Approval: April 8, 2013
Senate Approval: May 8, 2013 (R-13-5-2)
Admin. Approval 6/11/13