College of Arts and Sciences


December 2 - Deadline for awarding Graduate Tuition Waivers for fall semester

December 2 - Editorial request for 2014-2016 Undergrad Catalog due on-line

December 6 - Proposals and evaluations for NFIGs to be uploaded on College web site 
December 7 - Last day of fall semester classes
December 13 - CAS Holiday Party, STV 401, 11:00 am to 1:30 pm
December 14 - Commencement, Redbird Arena, 9:00 am
December 16 - DFSC/SFSC recommendations for promotion and tenure reported to candidates and CFSC

December 17 - Grades submitted into the system by noon
December 23 - 01/01/14 - Christmas holiday - University offices closed
--- Budget submission at previous year's level

January 6 - Faculty submit files in support of their request for performance evaluation adjustments. Post-tenure review faculty members must submit materials

January 8 - University-Wide Teaching & Learning Symposium, Marriott Hotel & Conference Center, Normal, IL.  CTLT)

January 10 - Submissions for the Scott M. Elliott Cross-Disciplinary Pilot Grant Program due to the College

January 13 - Spring semester classes begin

January 20 - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - University offices closed

January 31 - New Degree Programs for 2015 Supplement to 2014-16 to 2014-16 Undergrad Catalog due on-line

--- College calls for nominations for Academic Senate, University Review Committee (URC), and Faculty Review Committee (FRC)

--- Freshman Information Nights (January through mid-March)







February 3 - Notification of non-reappointment by Provost to second-year candidates

February 3 - Summative report drafts distributed to Chairs/Directors and Dean

February 3 - DFSC/SFSC notifies candidates of intended recommendations for performance evaluations to allow 10 working days before submitting recommendations to CFSC to allow candidate to meet with the Committee

February 3 - CFSC notifies candidates of intended recommendations and provides opportunity for candidate to meet with Committee

February 3 - Applications for CAS Excellence Awards for Outstanding Scholarly Achievement and Outstanding Teaching are due to the DFSC/SFSC (due to the College 3/28/14)

February 3 - Applications for the spring cycle of the Faculty International Travel Grant Program due to the College Office

February 10 - College announces recipients of URGs for FY2015

February 14 - TENTATIVE Departments/Schools submit Planning and Budget Document to the College

February 17 - DFSC/SFSC transmits final recommendation for performance evaluation review to faculty member and CFSC

February 17 - DFSC/SFSC must inform faculty member of cumulative post-tenure review evaluation and plan for remediation

February 25 - Last day for faculty member to request meeting with DFSC/SFSC to consider review and/or remediation plan

February 28 - Summative report drafts due to the Provost for review

--- Election of College Academic Senators, FRC, and URC members the last week of February. Senators seated at May Senate meeting.

--- APC meets with Program Review Coordinator, Chair/Director and Dean to review summative report draft

--- Senate sends notice to Departments/Schools asking for nominees for Academic Freedom Ethics and Grievance Committee and Panel of Ten