As the official voice of the faculty in matters of systemwide concern, the Academic
Senate of the California State University provides the means for faculty to participate in the collegial form of governance based on historic academic traditions as recognized by California law.
ASCSU Chair's Request for 2023-2025 Faculty Trustee Nominations
Five committees carry on the work of the ASCSU. The Council is the voice of the Campus Senate Chairs of the 23 campuses of the CSU system.
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Find plenary agendas, minutes and information about the most recent CSU Academic Conference, held in February 2017.
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Founded in 1963, the Academic Senate promotes academic excellence in the CSU, recommends policies to the Board of Trustees, and serves as the official voice of CSU faculty in matters of systemwide concern.
The CSU is proud to recognize our many exceptional faculty members who have received campus awards in teaching, scholarship or service.
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