According to Faculty Senate bylaws, the UCC has the following responsibilities:
- Develop criteria and procedures for submitting, evaluating, and approving courses, experiences, and program proposals for curriculum and course changes.
- Coordinate and recommend actions on proposals for curriculum and course changes that have been received from the colleges.
- Request the formation of an ad hoc Senate committee(s) to recommend policies for the evaluation of transfer credit, policies for graduation, and make other recommendations as needed.
- Perform other appropriate duties as assigned by the Senate.
The UCC has outlined duties for committee members and its charge to College Curriculum Committees.
For member list, see Standing Committees.