University Academic Senate provides leadership to ensure excellence in Grand Valley State University’s undergraduate and graduate programs. A proactive governance body, it seeks to sustain its position as an exemplary model to facilitate academic initiatives and to advocate for human, financial, and physical resources necessary for their success. To establish and to support educational excellence, faculty governance fosters communication among constituents and stakeholders at Grand Valley State University, as well as with external communities.
University Academic Senate is the primary advocate for the faculty, proactively establishing and applying standards of excellence for educational programs and policies.
In working to further Grand Valley State University’s mission, University Academic Governance draws upon the following shared beliefs:
2008 AGO Vision Mission Values for ECS Retreat 5/28/08
Affirmed May 28, 2008