ACTIONS
UAF FACULTY SENATE

KEY
Letter Explanation
ffailed Senate/Review Committee
+disapproved in part by Committee
#amended by Sen./Review Committee
aapproved by Chancellor's office
paction pending from Chancellor's Office
taction tabled by Senate
waction withdrawn
*modified by Chancellor's Office
!disapproved by Chancellor's Office
-no signature/action required
oapproved; no objection received from Chancellor's Office
rreferred to Committee

Academic Calendar

FY88 Dead Days. (a) Meeting #3 Approves principle of calendar. (a) Meeting #3 FY90 Motion to instruct Curricular Affairs to study calendar with a view toward extending semester to 840 minutes of instruction per credit hour, exclusive of final exam.(-) Meeting #16 Establish a 14-week semester for Fairbanks Campus (modified by Chancellor to delete "without provision for a separate final examination period). (*) Meeting #18 FY91 Motion to require a minimum of one day between the end of classes and the beginning of the final examination period. (a) Meeting #20 Motion to postpone action on the motion to establish a 14-week semester for the Fairbanks campus with provision for a separate examination period. (-) Meeting #20 Motion to establish a 14-week instructional period for the Fairbanks campus with provision for an additional examination period during each semester. (a) Meeting #21 Motion to request that the additional instructional days that will occur as a result of the 14-week instructional period be placed at the beginning of the fall semester and at the end of the spring semester. (a) Meeting #21 FY92 Discussion on academic calendar for 1992-93 and 1993-94 passed by UAF Governance Coordinating Committee. (-) Meeting #33 FY96 Motion to modify the deadline schedules for add/drop, withdrawal, credit/audit, and freshman low grade reports. (a) Meeting #59 Motion to suspend for one year the change in the last day of late registration. (a) Meeting #62 FY98 Motion Regarding the UAF Academic Calendar. (a*) Meeting #77 FY99 Motion to send the 1999-2000 Academic Calendar to Curricular Affairs for their recommendation.(-) Meeting #81 Motion to amend the 1999-2000 Academic Calendar and forward it to the GCC for action.(-) Meeting #82 Motion to approve the 2000-2001 Academic Calendar and forward it to the GCC for action.(-) Meeting # 85 FY00 Motion to approve the 2001-2002 Academic Calendar and forward it to the GCC for action.(-) Meeting #92 FY05 Motion on the UAF Academic Calendar. (p) Meeting #130 Motion on Facilitating a UA Academic Calendar with a Common Start Week.(a) Meeting #130 Motion on Academic Calendar for 2006-2007.(a) Meeting #130 Motion on the UAF Academic Calendar--disapproved (!) Meetin #128 FY10
Motion changing the study day policy so that final exams will not be held on a Saturday immediately prior to Commencement. (a) Meeting #167