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New Unit Proposal

Submit A New Unit Proposal

New Unit Instructions

Submit a New Unit Proposal

University Policy

Policy for Academic Organization Policy for Course-Offering Units

Letters of Support

  • Department chair
  • College dean
  • Senior Vice President of Health Science Center (if applicable)
  • Interdisciplinary programs (if applicable)
  • Community/industry (if applicable)

Approval Process

Proposals should be through the department and college approvals at least 10 business days prior to the Undergraduate and/or Graduate Council due dates.

  1. Department/Faculty Committee approval*
  2. College Committee approval*
  3. Undergraduate Council and/or Graduate Council approval
  4. Executive Committee/Academic Sentate approval
  5. Board of Trustees approval
  6. Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs (SVP-AA) approval
  7. Commisioner of the Utah System of Higher Education (USHE) notification
  8. Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU) approval (if applicable)

* Steps 1 and 2 should be completed prior to submitting a proposal. Evidence of these internal approvals will be demonstrated by the department and college letters of support and a field in the proposal titled "Faculty Consultation."

1-2 individuals will be asked to present proposals at the marked committee meetings.


Information on this will be coming soon.

Submit a New Unit Proposal

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Last Updated: 7/2/24