The Academic Calendar Committee recommends to the provost and vice president for Academic Affairs regarding the academic calendar.
Meetings are scheduled by the chair of the committee. No action can be taken at committee meetings unless a majority of the voting membership is present.
The committee submits a brief annual report of the committees’ activities by the end of the second week of August each year. Below are the annual reports for the committee.
Robin Back, Chair
Food Service and Lodging Management
Rosen College of Hospitality Management
Peggy Nuhn, Vice Chair
UCF Connect Libraries
College of Arts and Humanities-Student Advising; Ex Officio
College of Arts and Humanities-Writing & Rhetoric; Faculty Representative407-823-2295
College of Community Innovation and Education-School of Teacher Education; Faculty representative407-823-4833
College of Medicine-Burnett School of Biomedical Sciences; Faculty Representative
Student Government Association; Student Representative
College of Graduate Studies-School of Modeling Simulation & Training; Faculty Representative; Vice Chair, Graduate Appeals Committee
College of Optics and Photonics; Faculty Representative
College of Sciences-Physics; Faculty Representative
University Libraries-UCF Connect Libraries; Faculty Representative; Vice Chair, Academic Calendar Committee
College of Nursing-Nursing Systems; Faculty Representative
College of Business Administration-Integrated Business; Faculty Representative
Student Learning and Academic Success-Student Success & Advising; Administrator; Ex officio-Academic Calendar Committee
Student Learning and Academic Success-Registrar's Office; Ex Officio
College of Health Professions and Sciences-School of Kinesiology & Physical Therapy; Faculty Representative
Rosen College of Hospitality Management-Foodservice & Lodging Management; Senate Representative; Chair, Academic Calendar Committee407-903-8207
College of Engineering and Computer Science-Industrial Engineering & Management Systems; Senate Representative407-823-5742
The committee shall consist of one faculty member from each academic unit selected by the Committee on Committees and one student nominated by the president of the Student Government Association. No more than two of the faculty members of the committee shall hold a rank of assistant dean or higher. The vice president for Student Development and Enrollment Services or designee (ex officio) shall identify other ex officio members, making every effort to ensure that areas relating to the Academic Calendar are represented. The number of ex officio members shall not exceed the number of faculty members. The chair and vice chair of the committee shall be a faculty member elected annually by the membership. Terms of service shall be two years, staggered, with the exception of the student member, who shall serve for one year.
Duties and Responsibilities
- To recommend the academic calendar and to ensure compliance with the rules and regulations of the state of Florida and the university Board of Trustees.
- To consider the impact of changes in the academic calendar on students and faculty.