Members will review existing academic affairs policies for consistency and to ensure that these policies do not impede student success, program success or faculty success. Members will strive to eliminate the practice of unwritten or informal policies that impact academic life. Members will also strive to eliminate conflicting unit-based policies when appropriate.
Members will review academic affairs policies at other institutions and identify best practices in policy development, promulgation and review. Members will recommend revision, creation and elimination of academic affairs policies based on identified best practices. The task force will make these recommendations to the Provost.