UCSB Academic Senate

Policies & Procedures

The resources described in this section are designed to assist faculty and staff with business related to courses, instructors, and degree programs. Examples of common business include the creation or modification of a course using the Master Course Approval Application, an associate appointment, or the establishment of a new degree program. We encourage you to browse through the sections below and familiarize yourself with the policies, procedures, and tools.

Courses and Instruction

Policies Related to Degree Programs and Academic Units

Frequently Asked Questions


For questions related to academic policy, please contact one of our analysts

Undergraduate Matters: Shasta Delp, (805) 893-3179

Graduate Matters: Kelly Rivera, (805) 893-3192