Article VII – The University

Section 1: Courses of Instruction

Schools, Colleges, and degree-granting programs shall be established by the Corporation upon the recommendation of the President. The academic requirements of and courses of instruction in a School, College or degree-granting program shall be prescribed by its faculty, subject to the approval of the Dean, Provost and President. The President shall report to the Corporation on all significant programmatic and structural changes in the Schools, Colleges, and degree-granting programs.

Section 2: Promotion to Degrees

The Corporation, under the limitations imposed by the Charter, shall, on the nomination of the President, promote to degrees candidates who have been recommended by the appropriate faculty and Dean.

Section 3: Honorary Degrees

The Corporation, upon the recommendation of the President and a Committee on Honorary Degrees appointed by the President, may grant honorary degrees.