Graduate Council

Storm Hall West at dusk

The Council represents the interest of the University in graduate affairs, and is responsible to the University administration, Dean of Graduate Affairs, the Senate, academic units, faculty members and students; its University-wide jurisdiction derives from the President, the Senate, and faculty.  The Council is responsible for development of policy on a) graduate programs, b) graduate student affairs, c) graduate research and scholarship, and d) faculty participation in graduate programs.

Specifics of the Council's charge are detailed in the UNIVERSITY POLICIES: Committees and Councils section of the Policy File.

This council has a membership of 22:

  • 15 full-time faculty, two from each of the seven Colleges, and one from the SDSU-IV Campus.
  • Dean of Graduate Affairs or designee, who shall serve as Chair.
  • Provost
  • Dean of the Library and Information Access.
  • two graduate students (with classified status and in good standing.)

AY 2017/18 Graduate Council Roster

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