The Student Affairs Policy committee considers matters and forwards action items to the Faculty Senate relating to the health, safety, and welfare of the student body, including financial aid, the Student Code of Conduct, Code of Academic Integrity, admission registration, residency classification, high school and community college relations, recruitment and retention policies, Commencement, and matters brought forth from the Division of Student Affairs and Enrollment Management. The Chair of the Student Affairs Policy Committee is appointed by the Chair of the Faculty.
The Student Affairs Policy Committee shall consist of seven General Faculty members, a majority of whom must be members of the Faculty Senate. The committee members shall be appointed by the Vice Chair of the Faculty, after consultation with the Faculty Senate Executive Committee, from names suggested by the Nominating Committee or other members of the General Faculty. Student members of this committee shall be nominated by the Associated Students of the University of Arizona (ASUA) and by the Graduate and Professional Student Council (GPSC). Members of this committee shall serve one-year terms.