College Council - Charter

College Council


College Council Decision Matrix


The College Council is the major college planning and policy body. Its work will focus on strategic planning, college effectiveness, and the governance system.

Scope of Work:

  • Monitor the college planning system
  • Develop and update the college's strategic plan
  • Shepherd the accreditation process
  • Develop criteria for prioritizing initiatives in plans
  • Receive and review recommendations for priorities in plans
  • Monitor college's program for institutional effectiveness
  • Develop criteria for budget allocations
  • Receive and review budget allocation recommendations
  • Convene forums for "listening" on college-wide issues
  • Steer and assess the college system of governance
  • Coordinate and integrate the work of governance councils
  • Assign scope of work to councils
  • Review and approve adjustments to council charters
  • Monitor work of councils
  • Formulate policy in collaboration with the governance council
  • Discuss issues confronting the college
  • Advise the president


  • President 1
  • Vice Presidents 2
  • Director of Institutional Research, Assessment, and Planning  1
  • Classified 2
  • Faculty Council Co-Chair 1
  • President  1
  • Managers 2
  • Students 2