Diverse Qualifications Adjudication Committee

Standing committee (Reporting annually to Senate Committee on Undergraduate Studies)

Last Updated June 19, 2019
Members Conditions Term Expiry Date Name
Registrar/Executive Director, Student Enrolment (or designate) Chair, Ex-officio. Non-voting except in case of a tie     Mike Peragine
Secretary (non-voting) Registrar/Executive Director, Student Enrolment will appoint a Secretary     Ken Wong
Faculty Member Elected by Senate 2 years May 31, 2021 Laura Marks
Convocation Senator Elected by and from Senate 3 years May 31, 2020 Sylvia Gajdics
Faculty Member (Applied Sciences) Elected by and from respective Faculties 2 years May 31, 2021 Anne Lavergne
Faculty Member (Arts and Social Sciences) 2 years May 31, 2020  
Faculty Member (Business Admin) 2 years May 31, 2020 Jason Ho
Faculty Member (Communication, Art & Technology) 2 years May 31, 2021  
Faculty Member (Education) 2 years May 31, 2020 Sean Chorney
Faculty Member (Environment) 2 years May 31, 2021  
Faculty Member (Health Sciences) 2 years May 31, 2021  
Faculty Member (Science) 2 years May 31, 2021 Nancy Forde
Undergraduate Student Elected by Senate 1 year May 31, 2020  
Undergraduate Student 1 year May 31, 2020  

Purpose and responsibilities

  1. To adjudicate admission decisions under the University's Diverse Qualifications Undergraduate Admission Policy.
  2. Where necessary, to provide general direction in the interpretation of such policies.
  3. To recommend to SCUS changes or additions to the Policy.

Responsibilities of the Registrar/Executive Director, Student Enrolment (or designate)

  1. To serve as Secretary.
  2. To participate in the evaluation, review and development of the Policy and associated procedures, including the collection and analysis of statistical data concerning outcomes.
  3. To administer the policy and provide the necessary support services.

Committee meetings are scheduling at least once per semester

Membership Notes:

  1. If a Faculty is not a participant in the Diverse Qualifications Undergraduate Admission Policy, that faculty's representative shall be a non-voting observer on the committee.
  2. If no Lay member of Senate is available to serve, Senate may elect a general member of the community to serve in that position.
  3. The Vice-Chair shall be elected annually.
  4. Quorum is five voting members