Office of the President

Redesignation of Schools as Colleges

Executive Memorandum 86-002 February 5, 1986

From: Robin S. Wilson, President

Subject: Redesignation of schools as colleges


Upon recommendation of the Faculty Senate and appropriate administrative review, I am pleased to rename existing "schools" as "colleges," effective immediately. This change in nomenclature applies to the eight schools and the Graduate School. The catalog will reflect this change with the beginning of the 1987-88 academic year. The following nomenclature will be effective immediately.

  • The College of Agriculture and Home Economics
  • The College of Behavioral and Social Sciences
  • The College of Business
  • The College of Communications
  • The College of Education and Physical Education
  • The College of Engineering, Computer Science, and Technology
  • The College of Humanities and Fine Arts
  • The College of Natural Sciences
  • The Graduate College School (revised 2-13-86)