Contact Information

  • Academic Affairs
    Siena Hall 219
    Tel. (518) 783-2307
    Fax (518) 786-5013

Board of Instruction


The role of this committee is to advise the VPAA on matters relating to the educational activities of the college. It is principally concerned with the formulation of policy an does not render administrative decisions. Policies on the following matters, among others, are within the scope of the Board: curriculum, academic standards, academic discipline, instruction, instructional organization, and degree requirements. It is chaired by the VPAA.

Meets Tuesdays 4:00 pm in the Siena Hall 217 when called by the VPAA

Voting Members:

  • Two faculty members from each School, elected by the respective School Faculties
  • Three At-Large members, elected by the entire Faculty, and intended to offer Library Faculty members the opportunity to run
  • Three students appointed by the Student Senate
  • The three school deans, one Associate VPAA designated by the VPAA, the Library Director or his designate, and the Vice President for Finance and Administration

 The VPAA does not vote.


For further information, see the pages under the course “Board of Instruction,” in which all full-time faculty are enrolled, on Blackboard. Agendas, minutes and proposal details are posted on this page.