CAS Curriculum Committee


The CAS Curriculum Committee (CASCC) reviews undergraduate new course proposals, changes in undergraduate degree requirements, and new undergraduate degree proposals. Upon CASCC approval, proposals are forwarded to the Office of the Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education for final University approval and further processing with SUNY.

Undergraduate New Course Proposals are submitted electronically by filling out the online form. The form requires UB log in authentication. When filling in the information on the “Contacts” tab of the online form, proposers must provide the email of their Department Chair, and add Stefanos Papazaharias (email address in the area for Associate Dean.

Undergraduate Curriculum Changes to Existing Degree Programs
If the proposed changes affect a total number of credits that is less than 1/3 of the credits required for the degree, the proposal can follow the format at All other revisions, or revisions to a program that leads to licensure, need to use the SUNY form: Program Revision Proposal: Changes to an Existing Program.

Proposals for New Minor should follow the Template for Proposing New Undergraduate Minor (DOCX). Revisions to a Currently Approved Minor should follow the Template for Revising Undergraduate Minor (DOCX).

Undergraduate New Degree Proposals – Please contact Stefanos Papazaharias at


Michelle Benson-Saxton

PSC    Michelle Benson-Saxton – 513 Park –
MTH   Michael Cowen – 317 Math Bldg –
ENG   Susan R. Eilenberg – 531 Clemens –
THD   Meredith Conti - Alumni Arena -
PHY   Jong Han – 239 Fronczak –
ART   Paul Vanouse - 202 Center for the Arts -

Dean’s Office ex officio

Stefanos Papazaharias, Assistant Dean –
Caitlin Hoekstra, Assistant Director Of Experiential Learning –
Peter Pfordresher, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs -