University Calendar Committee: 2021-2022

PURPOSE: The University Calendar Committee is responsible for recommending all class scheduling dates including when classes begin and end, semester breaks, study days, and commencement exercises for the University. These dates must conform to the Faculty Senate designated instruction time for semester weeks and class minutes.


COMPOSITION: Provost and Sr. Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs, Sr. Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration, Registrar, Faculty Senate President-elect, Faculty Senate Committee on Instruction Chair, two (2) students appointed by the Student Government President and approved by the Student Senate, and five (5) faculty members representing each of the five colleges serving two-year terms. The Committee will be chaired by the Provost and Sr. Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs.





*Dr. Philip Acree Cavalier, Provost and Sr. Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, Chair

*Dr. Andy Lewter, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs

*Ms. Petra McPhearson, Sr. Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration

*Ms. Martha Barnett, Registrar

*Dr. Clinton Smith, President-elect, Faculty Senate

*Dr. Lionel Crews, Chair, Committee on Instruction

*Ms. Sidney Church, SGA Representative (2022)

*Ms. Mireya Carrion, SGA Representative (2022)

Dr. Philip Smartt, Agriculture and Applied Sciences (2023)

Dr. Denise Williams, Business and Global Affairs (2022)

Dr. Stanton Watson, Education, Health, and Behavioral Sciences (2023)

Dr. Robbie Montgomery, Engineering and Natural Sciences (2022)

Dr. Nathan Howard, Humanities and Fine Arts (2023)


(*Indicates ex‑officio member of the Committee)