Information about the Senate's mission, leadership, and staff.
Select a Berkeley Division committee from the list to see its mission, roster, and meeting calendar.
The Academic Senate is an important part of faculty life at UC Berkeley. The Senate provides opportunities for service in the shared governance of the university, recognizes faculty for service and achievement, and keeps memorial records for all faculty and emeriti.
This section highlights issues of current interest to the Senate and also contains archived information, reports, and recommendations.
Links in this section provide information of potential interest to faculty, including Berkeley Division and systemwide documents, Academic Senate websites throughout the UC system, and websites for systemwide committees and task forces.
Commission on the Future of the UC Berkeley Library
Energy Biosciences Institute
Past Campus Budget Issues
Proposition 30: the schools and local public safety protection act of 2012
Renaming Fees as Tuition
Search process for appointing the next UC Berkeley Chancellor - 2017
UC Commission for the Future (Gould Commission)
UC Open Access Policy