Faculty Senate Courses & Curricula Committee

Committee Charges and Membership

Submitting Proposals

Proposals may be submitted either via hard copy through campus mail or digital as either a PDF or Word document. Completed, signed proposals should be submitted to:

Attn: Andrea Abad
112 Thomas Boyd Hall
or via email to abode@lsu.edu


For Assistance or Additional Information

  • Andrea Abad, Assistant Registrar

    Office of the University Registrar
    abode@lsu.edu or 225-578-4111

  • Dr. John Hopkins, Chair
    Courses & Curricula Committee


Proposal Forms and Supplemental Information

Important Deadlines

  • New courses become effective for teaching purposes the next immediate semester following approval from Academic Affairs.
  • Changes or drops of current courses become effective either the next immediate semester or academic year following approval from Academic Affairs. Effect dates for changes and drops are determined based on the changes requested.
  • Curricular changes become effective the next academic year following approval from Academic Affairs and any additional approvals needed from either the Board of Supervisors or Board of Regents. Current proposals are being considered for the 2022-2023 academic year.



To be considered at the next C&C meeting your completed proposal must be signed by your Dean and College C&C committee and be received by the Registrar’s Office by the deadlines listed below:

 2023 Spring Meetings 

PLEASE NOTE: Proposals must be completed, signed and submitted by the deadline to be considered for a specific meeting. Proposals are reviewed in the order in which they are submitted and may be tabled to the next meeting date if time does not allow for proper review. Minutes for meetings are available upon request. When meetings are canceled for any reason, submissions will be tabled to the next committee meeting. Proposals for inclusion in the 2023-2024 General Catalog must be fully approved by February 1, 2023. All required signatures must be obtained by this date to guarantee inclusion.

Submission Deadline Meeting Date
January 9, 2023 January 19, 2023
January 30, 2023 February 9, 2023
February 13, 2023 February 23, 2023
February 27, 2023 March 9, 2023
March 13, 2023 March 30, 2023
April 3, 2023 April 13, 2023
April 17, 2023 April 27, 2023