BYLAWS OF TRUSTEES OF TUFTS COLLEGE
Amended by the Board of Trustees November 5, 2011
COMMITTEES AND BOARDS OF OVERSEERS
5.5 ACADEMIC AFFAIRS COMMITTEE. The Academic Affairs Committee shall be responsible for considering and making recommendations to the Board of Trustees and the Executive Committee on appointments of Deans of the Schools specified in Section 8.1 and, upon recommendation of the President, the Provost. The Committee shall have authority to approve, on behalf of the Board of Trustees, new degree programs offered by individual Schools, jointly by two or more Schools within the University, and degree programs offered jointly with other institutions. The Committee shall also make academic appointments as provided in Section 9.2 hereof.