Chapter 2

ARTICLE III. Authorities and Powers of the University Faculty

Sec. A. Authorities

Those authorities delegated by the Board of Trustees to the faculty for the educational, research and scholarly activities of the University shall reside in the University Faculty.

Sec. B. Powers Reserved

The University Faculty, on recommendation of the Faculty Senate, as provided in Article V, Section A, Paragraph 2, shall make recommendations to the president for consideration and transmittal to the Board of Trustees concerning amendments to the Constitution of the University Faculty (Chapter 2); the establishment, discontinuance, or separation of any college, school, or constituent faculty, or the merging of two or more of such organizational units; or the consolidation of the University with other academic organizations. The University Faculty shall have the rights of initiative and referendum under procedures specified in Article VIII.