Consent Agenda

The Consent Agenda is a component of the Academic Senate Meeting Agenda. Items appearing on the Consent Agenda are expected to be routine and noncontroversial. Common uses include, but are not limited to, modifications to departments, courses, programs, degrees; new courses; and editorial revisions to personnel policies (New departments, programs and degrees must include a resolution and follow the regular approval path for resolutions.) The Consent Agenda will be distributed at least two weeks before the Academic Senate meeting for which it is agendized.

Any item on the Consent Agenda may be moved to the regular agenda at the request of a Senator at least one week before the Academic Senate meeting for which it is agendized. Any item on the Consent Agenda may be moved to the regular agenda at the request of a Senator within the allowed time. If an item is so moved, it shall be placed on the Business Items of the agenda as a First Reading item. Certain Consent Agenda items, such as recommendations from the Curriculum Committee or Faculty Affairs Committee, may require special procedures.

Debate is not allowed on any item on the Consent Agenda, but questions for clarification are permitted.

Items not removed shall be approved by general consent without debate.

TO PULL A CONSENT AGENDA ITEM: Contact Sarah Best, Administrative Support Coordinator for the Academic Senate, at with the item you would like to appear as a business item.

Academic Senate consent agenda items since 2019 are digitally archived on DigitalCommons@calpoly to ensure permanent URLs and to allow for in-text document searches of those documents.  To see the digital archives, please visit:

2021-2022 Calendar of Meetings



CONSENT Agenda    


Item Approved

October 5

Academic Senate

10/05/2021 Consent Agenda 09/28/2021 10/5/2021

October 19

Academic Senate

10/19/2021 Consent Agenda Item A


10/10/2021 Consent Agenda Item B

10/12/2021 10/19/2021

November 9

Academic Senate

11/9/21 Consent Agenda 11/2/2021 11/9/21

November 30

Academic Senate

11/30/21 Consent Agenda 11/23/21 11/30/21

January 11

Academic Senate

01/11/22 Consent Agenda 01/04/22 GRC 377 Pulled from Consent Agenda

February 8

Academic Senate

02/08/22 Consent agenda

02/01/22 02/8/22
February 22 Academic Senate 02/22/22 Consent Agenda 02/15/22 02/22/22

March 8 

Academic Senate

03/08/22 Consent Agenda 03/01/22 03/08/22

April 12

Academic Senate

04/12/22 Consent Agenda - Item A 


04/12/22 Consent Agenda - Item B

04/05/22 04/12/22
May 3 Academic Senate

05/03/22 Consent Agenda - Item A


05/03/22 Consent Agenda - Item B


05/03/22 Consent Agenda - Item C

04/26/22 05/03/22
May 17 Academic Senate

05/17/22 Consent Agenda - Item A


05/17/22 Consent Agenda - Item B

05/10/22 05/17/22

May 31 

Academic Senate 05/31/22 Consent Agenda 05/24/22 05/31/22


Click here for Summary of all Consent Agenda Items (pdf)

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