College of LAS « Illinois

Approval Process for Curricula in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences


Click here for a description of the LAS Courses and Curricula Review Process

Submitting Curricula for Review

We recommend that departments contact the Office of the Dean, Associate Dean Kelly Ritter, prior to submitting proposals for new or revised curricula. Once a unit has a final draft, please send it to Kelly Ritter and Amy Elli ( and via email as a WORD document. Please scan the signature page and send as a pdf via email.

Bachelors, Masters, PhD (including concentrations), Graduate Minors and Concentrations- Senate Ed Pol Proposal -updated Nov2017

Undergraduate Minors- Standard Minor Approval Form -updated Nov2017

Policies and Guidelines

LAS College Policies

Graduate College Policies


Processing Timelines and Curricula Tracking Log

Curricula Form Completion Information

Other Resources


For more information on any of these procedures, please contact:

Kelly Ritter, Associate Dean for Curricula and Academic Policy,, 333-1350

Amy Elli, Associate Director Academic Programs,, 333-6622

College of LAS Office of the Dean, 2090 Lincoln Hall, MC-448