Deans' council discusses a variety of academic and administrative issues and shares information on many topics affecting the institution.

The council, chaired by the provost and vice-president academic, is composed of all deans, executive directors of schools, vice-deans from the College of Arts & Science & vice-provosts, with the executive assistant to the provost and vice-president academic serving as secretary.

The expanded deans’ council consists of those listed above as well as the vice-presidents, associate vice-presidents and assistant provost.