General Faculties Council
As set out in the Alberta Post-Secondary Learning Act, subject to the authority of the Board, General Faculties Council (GFC) is responsible for the academic and student affairs of the University.
GFC is Chaired by the President and is composed of 158 members, including all university Vice-Presidents, all Faculty Deans, professors, students, librarians, and academic and non-academic staff.
Guiding Documents (Approved by GFC April 21, 2017):
Principles for General Faculties Council Delegation of Authority
Principles for General Faculties Council Standing Committee Composition
Roles and Responsibilities of Members
Meeting Procedural Rules
General Terms of Reference for GFC Standing Committees
Other Committees to which GFC Elects Representatives
Notification of GFC standing committee Meeting Materials:
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