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The UCO Graduate Council is a group of Full Members of the faculty and administrators concerned with policy recommendations as they relate to all graduate programs at the University of Central Oklahoma. The Council is composed of 19 members: 15 are elected from faculty, (3 from each of the 5 academic colleges), 3 appointed by the Graduate Dean, and the Graduate Dean him or herself, who is the 19th member.

The Graduate Council consists of four standing committees: The Membership Committee, the Executive Committee, the Curriculum Committee, and the Admissions and Retentions Committee. More Details about the roles and responsibilities of the Graduate Council can be found in the Graduate Catalog under Academic Regulations and Graduation Requirements section.

Appointees from the Office of Academic Affairs, the Library, the Faculty Senate and the AAUP-UCO Chapter serve as liaisons to the Graduate Council. The term of membership expires in summer after three years of service on the council. Elections will be held in the department of the member whose term expired.

A list of the current Graduate Council members can be located here

The Graduate Council will meet at 3:00 p.m. in the Jackson College of Graduate Studies & Research Conference Room, 404 NUC, on the following dates (see Graduate Calendar)