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 2020-2021 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:

2020 Spring Meetings and Proposals

Proposals for inclusion in the 2020-2021 General Catalog must be fully approved by February 7, 2020. All required signatures must be obtained by this date to guarantee inclusion. 

Meeting Dates Last Day to Submit Proposals
January 16, 2020 Minutes
January 30, 2020 Minutes
February 13, 2020 Minutes
February 27, 2020 Minutes
March 12, 2020 LSU Online Meeting. No Proposals Reviewed.
April 2, 2020 Minutes
April 16, 2020 Minutes
May 19, 2020 Minutes


2019 Fall Meetings

Meeting Dates  
August 29, 2019 Minutes
September 12, 2019 Minutes
September 26, 2019 Minutes
October 10, 2019 Minutes
October 24, 2019 Minutes
November 7, 2019 Minutes
November 21, 2019 Minutes


2019 Spring Meetings 

Meeting Dates  
January 17, 2019


January 31, 2019


February 14, 2019


February 28, 2019


March 14, 2019 Minutes
March 28, 2019 Minutes
April 11, 2019 Minutes


2018 Fall Meetings

Meeting Dates  
 August 22, 2018


September 5, 2018


September 19, 2018 


October 17, 2018 


October 31, 2018


November 14, 2018 


November 28, 2018