Scope and Content
Title: Academic Senate. Los Angeles Division. By-laws, catalogs, and manuals.
Date (inclusive): 1923; 1959-1975.
Record Series number: 61
Academic Senate (Los Angeles Division).
1 box (0.4 linear feet)
Abstract: Record Series 61 contains the by-laws, catalogs, and manuals of the Academic Senate, Los Angeles Division from 1923 and 1959
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Materials are in English.
University of California, Los Angeles. University Archives.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
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[Identification of item], Academic Senate. Los Angeles Division. By-laws, catalogs, and manuals. (Record Series Number 61).
UCLA Library Special Collections, University Archives, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA.
The Academic Senate was codified in 1920 and an unique part of the University of California system. It serves as a "vehicle"
through which the faculty participates in the shared governance of the university. The Senate is composed of "ladder-rank"
(tenured or tenured-rank) faculty and the deans, provosts, chancellor, and president of the university.
The Academic Senate faculty are responsible for determining admission criteria; approving and supervising all courses, curricula,
and academic programs; determining degree requirements; advising the administration on faculty appointments and promotions;
and advising the administration on budget and financial planning.
Scope and Content
Record Series 61 contains the by-laws, catalogs, and manuals of the Academic Senate, Los Angeles Division from 1923 and 1959
This is an active record series; additional University records are expected to be added.