Resolutions | 2018-2019

Title Commission or Body Number Status
Resolution to Establish a Master of Science Degree in Nutrition and Dietetics Commission on Graduate Studies and Policies CGSP 2018-19A Approved, by the Board of Visitors, November 5, 2018
Resolution to Remove Board of Visitors Approval for Changes to Staff Senate Constitution Commission on Staff Policies and Affairs CSPA 2018-19A Approved, by the Board of Visitors, November 5, 2018
Resolution to Change the Membership of the Commission on Student Affairs Commission on Student Affairs CSA 2018-19A Approved, by University Council, February 4, 2019
Resolution to Change the Membership of the University Advisory Council on Strategic Budgeting and Planning University Advisory Council on Strategic Budgeting and Planning UACSBP 2018-19A Approved, by University Council, February 4, 2019
Resolution to Observe Indigenous Peoples' Day at Virginia Tech Commission on Equal Opportunity and Diversity CEOD 2018-19A Approved, by University Council, February 18, 2019
Resolution on Policy Management of Graduate Assistantships and Tuition Remission [Note: Not requesting to act on the policy itself.] Commission on Graduate Studies and Policies CGSP 2018-19E Approved, by University Council, March 4, 2019
Resolution to Establish a Doctor of Philosophy Degree in Neuroscience Commission on Graduate Studies and Policies CGSP 2018-19B Approved, by the Board of Visitors, April 1, 2019
Resolution to Rename the Commission on Graduate Studies and Policies to the Commission on Graduate and Professional Studies and Policies and Update the Charge Commission on Graduate Studies and Policies CGSP 2018-19C Approved, by the Board of Visitors, April 1, 2019
Resolution to Approve New Major, Childhood Pre-Education, in Bachelor of Science in Human Development Commission on Undergraduate Studies and Policies CUSP 2018-19A Approved, by University Council, April 22, 2019
Resolution to Approve New Major, Humanities for Public Service, in Bachelor of Arts in Religion and Culture Commission on Undergraduate Studies and Policies CUSP 2018-19B Approved, by University Council, May 6, 2019
Resolution to Approve New Major, Polymer Chemistry, in Bachelor of Science in Chemistry Commission on Undergraduate Studies and Policies CUSP 2018-19C Approved, by University Council, May 6, 2019
Resolution to Approve New Major, Medicinal Chemistry, in Bachelor of Science in Chemistry Commission on Undergraduate Studies and Policies CUSP 2018-19D Approved, by University Council, May 6, 2019
Resolution to Amend Implementation for Pathways General Education Curriculum to Extend Pathways Ad Hoc Review Committee) Commission on Undergraduate Studies and Policies CUSP 2018-19G Approved, by University Council, May 6, 2019
Resolution to Approve Transitional Plan to Facilitate the Change to Date of Entry Graduation Requirements Commission on Undergraduate Studies and Policies CUSP 2018-19F Approved by University Council, May 6, 2019
Resolution to Establish a Master of Engineering Degree in Computer Science and Applications (CSA-Meng) Commission on Graduate Studies and Policies CGSP 2018-19F Approved, by the Board of Visitors, June 3, 2019
Addition of a Statement on Sanction Enhancements for Policy Violations Motivated by Bias for the Student Code of Conduct (Changes to the Hokie Handbook www.hokiehandbook.vt.edu) Commission on Student Affairs CSA 2018-19C Approved, by the Board of Visitors, June 3, 2019
Revision of the Weapons Policy and for Student Code of Conduct (Changes to the Hokie Handbook www.hokiehandbook.vt.edu) Commission on Student Affairs CSA 2018-19D Approved, by the Board of Visitors, June 3, 2019
Resolution to Amend the Faculty Handbook Promotion and Continued Appointment Procedures for Faculty in University Libraries Commission on Faculty Affairs CFA 2018-19E Approved, by the Board of Visitors, June 3, 2019
Resolution to Amend the Faculty Senate Constitution to Adopt the Parliamentary Rules Used by University Council Commission on Faculty Affairs CFA 2018-19A Approved, by the Board of Visitors, August 26, 2019
Resolution to Amend the Faculty Senate Constitution Regarding Term Limits Commission on Faculty Affairs CFA 2018-19B Approved, by the Board of Visitors, August 26, 2019
Resolution to Amend the Faculty Senate Constitution Regarding Amendments to the Faculty Senate Constitution Commission on Faculty Affairs CFA 2018-19C Approved, by the Board of Visitors, August 26, 2019
Resolution to Amend the Faculty Senate Constitution Regarding the Function of Faculty Senate as Faculty Voice Commission on Faculty Affairs CFA 2018-19D Approved, by the Board of Visitors, August 26, 2019
Resolution to Discontinue Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering Science and Mechanics Commission on Undergraduate Studies and Policies CUSP 2018-19E Will be presented to the Board of Visitors at the November 18, 2019 meeting
Resolution to Create a New Full-Time Candidate Status for Doctoral Students Commission on Graduate Studies and Policies Commission on Graduate Studies and Policies CGSP 2018-19D Approved by University Council, March 4, 2019. President Sands took the resolution under advisement. Implementation to be determined.
  • Resolution to Establish a Master of Science Degree in Nutrition and Dietetics

    Commission on Graduate Studies and Policies
    Resolution Number CGSP 2018-19A
    Status: Approved, by the Board of Visitors, November 5, 2018

  • Resolution to Remove Board of Visitors Approval for Changes to Staff Senate Constitution

    Commission on Staff Policies and Affairs
    Resolution Number CSPA 2018-19A
    Status: Approved, by the Board of Visitors, November 5, 2018

  • Resolution to Change the Membership of the Commission on Student Affairs

    Commission on Student Affairs
    Resolution Number CSA 2018-19A
    Status: Approved, by University Council, February 4, 2019

  • Resolution to Change the Membership of the University Advisory Council on Strategic Budgeting and Planning

    University Advisory Council on Strategic Budgeting and Planning
    Resolution Number UACSBP 2018-19A
    Status: Approved, by University Council, February 4, 2019

  • Resolution to Observe Indigenous Peoples' Day at Virginia Tech

    Commission on Equal Opportunity and Diversity
    Resolution Number CEOD 2018-19A
    Status: Approved, by University Council, February 18, 2019

  • Resolution on Policy Management of Graduate Assistantships and Tuition Remission [Note: Not requesting to act on the policy itself.]

    Commission on Graduate Studies and Policies
    Resolution Number CGSP 2018-19E
    Status: Approved, by University Council, March 4, 2019

  • Resolution to Establish a Doctor of Philosophy Degree in Neuroscience

    Commission on Graduate Studies and Policies
    Resolution Number CGSP 2018-19B
    Status: Approved, by the Board of Visitors, April 1, 2019

  • Resolution to Rename the Commission on Graduate Studies and Policies to the Commission on Graduate and Professional Studies and Policies and Update the Charge

    Commission on Graduate Studies and Policies
    Resolution Number CGSP 2018-19C
    Status: Approved, by the Board of Visitors, April 1, 2019

  • Resolution to Approve New Major, Childhood Pre-Education, in Bachelor of Science in Human Development

    Commission on Undergraduate Studies and Policies
    Resolution Number CUSP 2018-19A
    Status: Approved, by University Council, April 22, 2019

  • Resolution to Approve New Major, Humanities for Public Service, in Bachelor of Arts in Religion and Culture

    Commission on Undergraduate Studies and Policies
    Resolution Number CUSP 2018-19B
    Status: Approved, by University Council, May 6, 2019

  • Resolution to Approve New Major, Polymer Chemistry, in Bachelor of Science in Chemistry

    Commission on Undergraduate Studies and Policies
    Resolution Number CUSP 2018-19C
    Status: Approved, by University Council, May 6, 2019

  • Resolution to Approve New Major, Medicinal Chemistry, in Bachelor of Science in Chemistry

    Commission on Undergraduate Studies and Policies
    Resolution Number CUSP 2018-19D
    Status: Approved, by University Council, May 6, 2019

  • Resolution to Amend Implementation for Pathways General Education Curriculum to Extend Pathways Ad Hoc Review Committee)

    Commission on Undergraduate Studies and Policies
    Resolution Number CUSP 2018-19G
    Status: Approved, by University Council, May 6, 2019

  • Resolution to Approve Transitional Plan to Facilitate the Change to Date of Entry Graduation Requirements

    Commission on Undergraduate Studies and Policies
    Resolution Number CUSP 2018-19F
    Status: Approved by University Council, May 6, 2019

  • Resolution to Establish a Master of Engineering Degree in Computer Science and Applications (CSA-Meng)

    Commission on Graduate Studies and Policies
    Resolution Number CGSP 2018-19F
    Status: Approved, by the Board of Visitors, June 3, 2019

  • Revision of the Weapons Policy and for Student Code of Conduct (Changes to the Hokie Handbook www.hokiehandbook.vt.edu)

    Commission on Student Affairs
    Resolution Number CSA 2018-19D
    Status: Approved, by the Board of Visitors, June 3, 2019

  • Resolution to Amend the Faculty Handbook Promotion and Continued Appointment Procedures for Faculty in University Libraries

    Commission on Faculty Affairs
    Resolution Number CFA 2018-19E
    Status: Approved, by the Board of Visitors, June 3, 2019

  • Resolution to Amend the Faculty Senate Constitution to Adopt the Parliamentary Rules Used by University Council

    Commission on Faculty Affairs
    Resolution Number CFA 2018-19A
    Status: Approved, by the Board of Visitors, August 26, 2019

  • Resolution to Amend the Faculty Senate Constitution Regarding Term Limits

    Commission on Faculty Affairs
    Resolution Number CFA 2018-19B
    Status: Approved, by the Board of Visitors, August 26, 2019

  • Resolution to Amend the Faculty Senate Constitution Regarding Amendments to the Faculty Senate Constitution

    Commission on Faculty Affairs
    Resolution Number CFA 2018-19C
    Status: Approved, by the Board of Visitors, August 26, 2019

  • Resolution to Amend the Faculty Senate Constitution Regarding the Function of Faculty Senate as Faculty Voice

    Commission on Faculty Affairs
    Resolution Number CFA 2018-19D
    Status: Approved, by the Board of Visitors, August 26, 2019

  • Resolution to Discontinue Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering Science and Mechanics

    Commission on Undergraduate Studies and Policies
    Resolution Number CUSP 2018-19E
    Status: Will be presented to the Board of Visitors at the November 18, 2019 meeting

  • Resolution to Create a New Full-Time Candidate Status for Doctoral Students Commission on Graduate Studies and Policies

    Commission on Graduate Studies and Policies
    Resolution Number CGSP 2018-19D
    Status: Approved by University Council, March 4, 2019. President Sands took the resolution under advisement. Implementation to be determined.