University Senate

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About the Senate

Created in the spirit of academic freedom and shared governance, the NJCU University Senate enables members of NJCU’s academic community to participate in decision-making and governance of the University.  The Senate consists of NJCU faculty, professional staff, students, and alumni. 

Previous Notice for Items for the October 21, 2019 Senate Meeting

Motion to Amend 30-Day Rule to 60 Days

Motion on 500 Level Course

Motion on Course Renumbering


Other Documents

2018 State of the Senate Report

2019 State of the Senate Report

List of Senators 2019-2020 Academic Year

List of Standing Committee Members

Meeting Schedule 2019-2020

The NJCU Senate Constitution 

Index of Senate Constitution


Senate Executive Committee Members

Christopher Shamburg, President
Rubina Vohra, Vice President
Cynthia Vazquez, Secretary
Gloria Boseman
Bill Calathes
Joseph Moskowitz
Student Rep. Ricky Cruz


Meeting Minutes

May 6, 2019 (docx)

April 15, 2019 (docx)

March 15, 2019 (docx)

February 11, 2019 (docx)

December 10, 2018 (docx)

November 19, 2018 (docx)

October 15, 2018 (docx)

September 24, 2018 (docx)

May 21, 2018 (docx)

May 7, 2018 (docx)

April 16, 2018 (docx)

March 19, 2018 (docx)

February 12, 2018 (pdf)

December, 2017 (pdf)

November, 2017 (doc)

October, 2017 (doc)

September, 2017 (doc)

May, 2017 (doc)

April, 2017 (doc)

March, 2017 (doc)

February, 2017 (doc)

Contact Us

Location: Professional Studies Building, 203-A room 3 
Phone: (201)200-3459
Fax: (201)200-3141
Contact: Donna Piscopo, Office of the University Senate