Membership on the Student Advisory Committee (SAC) offers the opportunity to serve
the Department and provides an avenue for student input regarding the instructional
competencies of faculty being reviewed for Retention/Promotion/Tenure (R/P/T). If
you have the desire to serve on this committee, we encourage you to contact one of
the current SAC Board Members listed below.
"The Student Advisory Committee will function as an independent group. As such, the
SAC will have access to and will review all department course evaluations gathered
over the period of appointment of the professor(s) being reviewed for Retention/Promotion/Tenure.
The SAC may conduct additional reviews as deemed necessary, given a written rationale
and purpose for such reviews. However, all data collected and reviewed on the instructional
capabilities of the professor(s) undergoing review will be carefully analyzed and
reported. The Department Chairperson will be the liaison person with the SAC for advisory
The Department Chairperson will meet with the elected committee at least four (4)
weeks prior to the time SAC recommendations are to be made on Retention/Promotion/Tenure.
This meeting will be for the purpose of reviewing the overall departmental procedures
for review and specifically outlining the SAC purposes and goals in relation to Retention/Promotion/Tenure."