Faculty and Librarian Nomination and Election Process
Results of Fall 2019 Senate by-elections
Successful candidates in the 2019 by-elections to the Senate:
College of Social and Applied Human Sciences
About Senate and Board of Governors
The University functions with a bicameral governance structure set out under the University of Guelph Act (1964), which defines the responsibilities of the Board of Governors and the Senate. Senate is responsible for academic programs, regulations, and policies, whereas the Board of Governors oversees the government, conduct, management and control of the University and its property, revenues, expenditures, business and affairs.