Join an Academic Senate Committee!

At CCSF, there are a number of committees established to encourage collaborative participation among faculty, students, classified staff, and administrators. If you are interested in joining a committee, please fill out the Committee Application Form or contact the current Academic Senate First Vice President. 

Types of Academic Senate Committees

The four types of Academic Senate Committees

  1. Policy Development Committees: Discuss and develop recommendations for policies that support academic and professional (10+1) concerns for students, faculty and the college. Usually limited membership.
  2. Advisory Committees: Discuss, research, and make recommendations for a particular area that affect multiple departments/offices. Usually limited membership.
  3. Roundtables: Discuss ongoing college-wide concerns for mutual growth and for student success. Make recommendations as needed. Usually unlimited membership.
  4. Action Committees: Do work, such as review scholarship applications, plan and conduct the graduation ceremony, review grade disputes, etc. Usually (but not always) unlimited.

Opportunities for Students

Students are appointed to Academic Senate committees through the Associated Students Executive Council. The Associated Students contact person is the Student Chancellor (  For more information students may also visit an Associated Students Executive Council meeting.

Opportunities for Classified Staff

Unless student files are being reviewed, all committee meetings are open to the public. Please contact the SEIU (Service Employees International Union) Local 1021 at