Senate of FIT is the name of the faculty organization
governed by these Bylaws. Through its duly authorized
officers and committees, the Faculty Senate shall play an
active part in the governance of FIT, supplementary to and
consistent with the policies of the Board of Trustees of
FIT. As required by the Educational Law 355, Section 605.1,
"The faculty shall participate in the formulation of the
policy relating to student health, scholarship, standards of
admission, attendance and discharge of students, curriculum
and other study programs, the granting of degrees, student
activities, extra-curricular activities and student
disciplines. The faculty shall also present recommendations
to the President regarding (a) the instructional budget and
(b) appointments, reappointments, tenure, special salary
increments, promotions and leaves of absence of members of
the instructional staff."
Note: Faculty Senate meetings are open to all faculty
and are held on the third Thursday of each month at 1 pm.
Specific dates are available on InsideFIT.