Council on Educational Policy

Functions of this committee

According to the College of Engineering bylaws, the Council on Educational Policy shall be responsible for:

  • All curricular policy matters at the College level, including general oversight of courses and programs offered in the College for the common benefit of all departments. It shall help to stimulate new educational ideas and developments in individuals and departments;
  • Considering and recommending policy and / or procedures relating to student welfare; including, but not restricted to:
    • career guidance,
    • academic advising and counseling,
    • availability and development of educational facilities,
    • awarding scholarships and fellowships,
    • employment,
    • improvement of teaching and of programs and courses, and
    • grievance procedures for students.
  • Maintaining regular communications with the various student professional, honorary, and service societies and groups.
  • Serving, in an informal conciliatory role, on any matter upon request from an individual student.

Committee roster

Assoc. Dean of Academic Affairs Brian Fabien
A&A Uri Shumlak
BioE Valerie Daggett
ChemE Rene Overney
CEE Mike Dodd
CSE Ruth Anderson
EE James Ritcey
HCDE Andrew Davidson, Chair
ISE Zelda Zabinsky
MSE Ting Cao
ME Sawyer Fuller
Adviser Representative Jennifer Tsai (ISE)
COESAC Representative Taylor Bellefeuille

2019-2020 CEP meeting dates

CEP meetings run from 3:30-5:00 p.m., in Loew Hall room 355.

  • September 24
  • October 8
  • November 5
  • November 19
  • December 3
  • January 7
  • January 21
  • February 4
  • February 18
  • March 3
  • April 7
  • April 21
  • May 5
  • May 19
  • June 2

2019-2020 CEP course and program application deadlines

  • September 19
  • October 3
  • October 31
  • November 14
  • November 28
  • January 2
  • January 16
  • January 30
  • February 13
  • February 27
  • April 2
  • April 16
  • April 30
  • May 14
  • May 28

Note: The monthly University Curriculum Committee deadline for course proposals is the first working day of each month.

New course applications and course change applications must be submitted through the online UW Curriculum Management system. The exception to this are renewals for DL (Distance Learning) status which must be submitted via paper forms.

The forms to create a new program or to make program changes (1503s) should be submitted as a signed hardcopy. Information on FCAS deadlines for program proposals can be found on the University Curriculum Office web site.

Please submit these forms to:

College of Engineering Academic Affairs
Council on Education Policy
Box 352180