Scholastic Committee


The Scholastic Committee consists of fifteen members, including:

  • six faculty members
    • one the UMM representative to the Senate Committee on Educational Policy
  • four students
  • one USA staff member
  • two P&A members (one from the athletic staff)
  • two non voting members
    • the VCAA/dean or their designee
    • the registrar


The Scholastic Committee develops, reviews, and recommends policies affecting the quality of education including admission, academic progress, academic advising, student academic honesty, undergraduate scholarship, and graduation. It has the power to enforce policies and to grant exceptions to academic regulations when the spirit of such regulations has been satisfied. The committee sets admission standards and evaluates transfer credit in accordance with standards established by the Campus Assembly.


  • Leslie Meek, chair (spring 2018) (1st term 2015-18)
  • Roland Guyotte, chair (spring 2018 leave) (1st term 2016-19)
  • Ray Schultz (1st term 2015-18)
  • Merc Chasman (2nd term 2017-20)
  • Alyssa Pirinelli (1st term 2017-20)


  • Dan Magner (1st term 2015-18)
  • Michelle Schamp (1st term 2017-20)


  • Emma Kloos (1st term 2015-18)


  • Trey Goodsell (1st term 2017-18)
  • Elsie Wilson (1st term 2017-18)
  • Sierra Brown (1st term 2017-18) 
  • Harshita Kalidindi (1st term 2017-18)

Senate Committee on Educational Policy

  • Jennifer Goodnough


  • Brenda Boever (Vice Chancellor of Academic Affairs designee)
  • Judy Korn (Registrar)