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Shared Governance at Detroit Mercy: Undergraduate Standards and Enrollment Management Committee

Undergraduate Standards and Enrollment Management Committee

The Undergraduate Standards and Enrollment Management Committee reviews and makes recommendations of proposals for new undergraduate certificates, minors and parameters for what should be included in an undergraduate syllabus, student recruitment strategies, student retention strategies, faculty and staff development initiatives to contribute to retention processes for undergraduate programs, honors standards, transfer standards, grading policy, marketing strategies of programs, and any cross-cutting undergraduate-related policies. This committee is also charged with providing recommendations to both the MFA and the Provost/VPAA on the restructuring of academic advising procedures.

Undergraduate Standards and Enrollment Management Committee Structure

The thirteen-member MFA Committee includes:

  • one faculty representative elected from each of the colleges/schools on the McNichols Campus
  • one librarian from the Libraries that report to the Dean of University Libraries and Instructional Technology
  • one faculty member selected by the MFA from among its members
  • six non-voting administrative representatives designated by the Provost/VPAA, one from the Office of the Registrar, one from the Office of Admissions, one from the Office of Student Affairs, one from the Office of Student Life, one resident advisor from the dorms, and one from Athletics.

Undergraduate Standards and Enrollment Management Committee Minutes

Undergraduate Standards and Enrollment Management Committee Annual Report

Undergraduate Standards and Enrollment Management Committee Roster

School of Architecture
James Leach (term expires March 2020)

College of Business Administration
Fang (Rose) Yang (term expires March 2019)

College of Engineering and Science
Robert Ross (term expires March 2019), Chair

College of Health Professions
Karen Harris (term expires March 2020), Secretary

College of Liberal Arts and Education
Sharla Fasko (term expires 2020)

Libraries
Sandra Wilson (term expires March 2019)

MFA Representative
Jennifer Bowen (term expires March 2019)

Non-Voting Administrative Representatives
Diane Praet, Associate Vice President and Registrar, Office of the Registrar (term expires 3/19)
Betsey Rheaume, Associate Director, Office of Admissions (term expires 3/19)
TBD, Office of Student Affairs, (term expires 3/19)
TBD, Office of Student Life (term expires 3/19)
Lanae Gill, Director of Resident Life (term expires 3/19)
Teri Kromrei, Associate Athletics Director, Internal Affairs, Department of Athletics (term expires 3/19)

Undergraduate Standards and Enrollment Management Committee Charges 2018-2019

Undergraduate and Enrollment Committee Charges 2018-2019

  • Meet with the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs to discuss the 2018-2019 charges and to discuss student retention strategies.
  • Continue to review and offer timely feedback on proposals forwarded by the leadership of the McNichols Faculty Assembly and/or Clearinghouse.
  • Meet jointly at least once per academic year with representatives of the Graduate Standards and Enrollment Management Committee to discuss possible areas of common concern and potential synergies
  • Review the Committee’s Policies and Procedures bringing them into alignment with the 2017 approved governance modification structure, including incorporating the appropriate Communication Structure and Rights and Responsibilities as outlined in the approved structure modification final proposal.  Submit by January 15, 2019 the proposed revision to the Shared Governance Task Force for confirmation that the revision conforms to the approved structure.