Finance and Administration

Physical Environment Committee Policy

Facilities Planning & Construction Policy FP 07 03

Physical Environment Committee Charge - The Committee is an advisory body to the Vice Chancellor for Business Affairs. The Committee is designed to be a forum for faculty, staff, and student opinions with respect to plans for the overall development and regulations of the campus physical environment, including buildings, and landscaping.
The Committee's principal responsibilities are:

1. to provide direction and critically review the basic concepts and assumptions underlying the development of the master plan for the current campus; 2. to provide direction and critically review the basic concepts and assumptions underlying the development of alternative plans for the flow of vehicular and pedestrian traffic; 3. to review generalized site locations for buildings, streets, parking facilities and other major proposals; 4. to make recommendations regarding the campus’ beautification plans including removal of trees and shrubs, new landscaping features, and the general physical environment of the campus grounds; and 5. to provide regular communication about its deliberations to the Faculty Senate, Staff Council, and Student Government.