Senate is the senior academic governing body at Kwantlen Polytechnic University constituted under the University Act. The composition of Senate is defined by the University Act.
The powers and duties of Senate include setting the criteria for awarding credentials, and advising the Board on the development of educational policy and priorities of the University.
Senate meets monthly, typically on the last Monday of the month, convening at 4:00 pm. The Open Session portions of the meetings are open to the public.
Schedule of meeting dates and deadlines for Senate and Senate Standing Committees for the 2016/17 Academic Year
(Operational changes to dates and times occur infrequently. These changes are noted on the relevant committees' webpages.)