Faculty Senate of the University of Pennsylvania

The Senate Committee on Students and Educational Policy (SCSEP)

The Senate Committee on Students and Educational Policy consists of at least six members. The Faculty Senate Chair and Chair-Elect serve ex officio.

The Senate Committee on Students and Educational Policy oversees and advises the Senate Executive Committee on matters relating to the University's policies and procedures on the admission and instruction of students, including academic integrity, admissions policies and administration, evaluation of teaching, examinations and grading, academic experiences, educational opportunities (such as study abroad), student records, disciplinary systems, and the campus environment.

In general the Committee deals with the matters covered by the following section of the University's Faculty Handbook: IV.

2015-2016 SCSEP Committee Members

Paulo Arratia, SEAS
Laura Desimone, GSE
Sharon Irving, Nursing
Jorge Santiago-Aviles, SEAS
Dominic Sisti, PSOM/Medical Ethics
Michael Weisberg, SAS/Philosophy, Chair

Ex officio:
Senate Chair, Reed Pyeritz, PSOM/ Medicine and Genetics
Senate Chair-Elect, Laura Perna, GSE/Higher Education

SCSEP Annual Reports

Report of the Senate Committee on Students and Educational Policy, 2014-2015

Contact The Faculty Senate

Fisher Hall

Office of the Faculty Senate

Box 9 College Hall
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6303

(215) 898-6943

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Faculty Senate Chair


Faculty Senate Chair-Elect


Faculty Senate Past Chair