Faculty Senate

Chapter 36 of the Wisconsin Statutes and the Wisconsin Administrative Code: Rules of the Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin System states:The faculty of each institution, subject to the responsibilities and powers of the Board, the president and the chancellor of such institution, shall be vested with the responsibility for the immediate governance of such institution and shall actively participate in institutional policy development. Faculty participate in these academic, educational and personnel matters through individual initiative, service on departmental and University committees, and the Faculty Senate.