Senate Residence Committee

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Terms of Reference

(as revised September 2014)

To recommend to the Senate policies that ensure student life in residence promotes the well-being of students and is complementary to the attainment of academic excellence in the University;

To advise Senior Residence Administration in all matters of policy relating to the residence system;

To support and encourage the existence of student government in residence;

Without restricting the generality of the foregoing, the responsibilities of the Senate Residence Committee include:

  • reviewing and recommending residence fees in accordance with the scope of the mandate described above for the approval of the Board of Trustees.
  • approving the overall process for regulating student conduct and discipline in residence.
  • developing and reviewing guidelines and policies for recruiting and admitting students to residence.
  • receiving and reviewing the annual Residence Society financial audit.
  • providing a written report annually to Senate for information.