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Overview

On June 29, 2018, the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) approved the joining of UW Oshkosh, UW-Fond du Lac and UW-Fox Valley.

Purpose

The purpose of the joining is to expand access to higher education by offering more general education and upper-level courses, as well as identify and reduce barriers to transferring credits within the UW System. UW-Fond du Lac, UW-Fox Valley and UW Oshkosh share a rich history in partnership and collaboration—through academic articulation agreements, continuing education programming, resource sharing and more. An excellent foundation exists for this great new university.

Decisions

Date ApprovedWorkgroup/DepartmentDecision
2/11/19 Academic Affairs Enrollment Rules for Online Course Exchange
2/11/19Student AffairsStudent Organization Membership
2/11/19Student AffairsStudent Organization Membership
2/11/19GovernanceParking Appeals Committee
2/11/19GovernanceHealth and Safety Committee
2/11/19GovernanceRosebush Professor Review Committee
2/11/19GovernanceUniversity Staff Senate Bylaws and Representation
2/11/19GovernanceInstitutional Review Board
2/11/19GovernanceAmerican Disabilities Act Advisory Committee
2/11/19GovernanceEmployee Assistance Program Advisory Board
2/11/19GovernanceGender Equity Council
2/11/19GovernanceDistinguished Teaching Award
2/11/19GovernanceCompensation Committee
2/11/19AlumniAlumni Communications
12/18/18GovernanceAdvisory Council on Academic Advising
12/18/18Student AffairsSupervision/Oversight of Bookstores at FDL and FOX
12/18/18Interventions Conduct, Compliance and Behavioral Health
12/18/18GovernanceEthics Code Committee
12/18/18Academic AffairsMulticultural Retention Programs on Access Campuses
12/18/18GovernanceGraduate Council
12/18/18GovernanceHonorary Doctorate Degree Committee
12/18/18GovernanceInstitutional Animal Care and Use Committee
12/18/18GovernanceIntercollegiate Athletic Committee
12/18/18GovernanceLGBTQ Education and Advisory Council
12/18/18GovernanceRadiation Safety Committee
12/18/18Governance Reeve Advisory Council
12/18/18External AffairsPlan for Scholarship Transfers
12/18/18GovernanceStudent Government University Body
12/4/18AcademicsAdmissions Policy for Transit Students
12/4/18AlumniAlumni Outreach
12/4/18AcademicsInternational Student Support On All Campuses
12/4/18TraditionsWinter Celebration/Holiday Gatherings
12/4/18TraditionsRetirement and Length of Service Award
12/4/18Student AffairsDining at Fox and Fond du Lac Campuses
12/4/18Student AffairsResidence Halls on Fox and Fond du Lac Campuses
12/4/18Administrative ServicesParking at UW Oshkosh
12/4/18Student AffairsMulti Campus Handshake Implementation
9/19/18Culture and IdentityAthletics at Access Campuses
9/13/18Marketing and BrandingEmail Communications from UW Oshkosh to Access Campuses
n/aAcademicsDiploma Template
8/31/18Registrar's Sub-groupConferral Dates
8/31/18Sponsored ProgramsSponsored Programs
8/31/18AcademicsOSRCA
8/31/18AcademicsIRB Process
8/31/18AcademicsIBC Process
8/31/18Academics Advisory, Curriculum/Program ArrayCurrent UWC AAS Degree Deadlines
8/31/18Academics Advisory, Curriculum/Program ArrayFSCASL - Outcomes Assessment Plan for Associate's Degree Program at Access Campuses
8/31/18AcademicsAnimal Care
8/31/18AcademicsReceive course equivalencies by August to prepare for fall 2019-20
7/27/18University of Wisconsin SystemTimeline for submitting request for change to campus structure
7/27/18University of Wisconsin SystemAmended-Tuition and Fees for 2018-19 and 2019-20
7/6/18TraditionsChancellor's Campus Outreach at Access Campuses
7/6/18TraditionsOpening of Fall 2018 Semester
7/6/18TraditionsRecognition of New University
6/26/18TraditionsCommencement Ceremonies Fall 2018 and Spring 2019
5/16/18NamingModification to UW-Fond du Lac and UW-Fox Valley logo and tag lines
5/16/18NamingU.S. Department of Education Names

Victor Alatorre appointed UWO Restructuring project lead

Victor Alatorre from the Division of University Affairs has been appointed as the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh’s Restructuring project lead. Alatorre will help manage the ongoing work further connecting the three campuses of UW Oshkosh--UW Oshkosh, UW-Fond du Lac...

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Fox Valley and Fond du Lac campus websites relaunch

University Marketing and Communications, together with staff from the access campuses, launched new websites for the Fond du Lac and Fox Valley campuses on Jan. 17. This is the second of several planned milestones to overhaul the web presence in response to the...

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Fall update

Progress highlights Naming: The Naming Working Group has established a fall schedule for its activities. Per guidance from Chancellor Andrew Leavitt, it will prepare a naming recommendation in January 2019. Chancellor Leavitt plans to seek feedback on these...

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