Faculty Senate


The Faculty Senate, subject to review and approval in accordance with UW Regulations, establishes policies governing the teaching, research, creative activity, and service aspects of the University’s academic mission.


The Faculty Senate and its Standing Committees are governed by:

UW Regulation 2-300, University Faculty.

UW Regulation 2-301, Faculty Senate.

Faculty Senate Bylaws, (9/12/2022) 

Faculty Senate Committees, (5/6/2024)


Senator Duties and Responsibilities

Guide for New Senators 

Duties and Responsibilities

Roberts Rules of Order (Summarized)


Contact Us

Faculty Senate Office

323 Merica Hall

Dept. 3961, 1000 E University Ave

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: 307 766-5348

Fax: 307 766-5347

Email: faculty.senate@uwyo.edu