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. The Dean's email address field should be left blank. In order for the proposal to reach the Dean’s office and the Committee, the Chair of Department where the proposal originates must review it and, if s/he finds it in good order, click the submit button.

Undergraduate Curriculum Changes to Existing Degree Programs are submitted are submitted by following the Template for Revising Existing Undergraduate Academic Programs

For proposing a New Minor please follow the Guidelines for Proposal of a New Undergraduate Minor Program (PDF), and for Revisions to a Currently Approved Minor the Guidelines for Proposal of a New Undergraduate Minor Program (PDF)

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 –
BIO    Mary Bisson – 109 Cooke –
CL     Dana Fields – 338 Fillmore –
ART   Paul Vanouse – 202 Center for the Arts –
PHY   Jong Han – 239 Fronczak –

Dean’s Office ex officio

Justin Read, Associate Dean –
Stefanos Papazaharias, Assistant Dean –
Caitlin Hoekstra, Assistant Director Of Experiential Learning –