Educational Policy and Planning Committee (EPPC)



The Educational Policy and Planning Committee (EPPC) reviews and makes recommendations on general policy, CU Denver's strategic plan, and any other long-range plans or formulations that set forth the broad educational and curricular objectives and policies at CU Denver.

In addition, the EPPC shall:
  • Review, evaluate, and make recommendations on all new and existing policies, plans, and statements governing curriculum, academic programs, faculty performance, and educational policy and make recommendations necessary for implementation of such policies, by;
  • ​Reviewing degrees, options, and certificates
  • ​Reviewing the general scope, size, and/or priority of programs
  • Overseeing the educational content of curricula of programs and the Catalog
  • Reviewing admission and registration policies
  • Reviewing faculty teaching evaluation procedures, including student evaluations
  • Reviewing grading and other academic standards
  • Reviewing academic honors and awards
  • Reviewing policies related to international education
  • Work with all campus curriculum committees to ensure non-overlap of programs and courses and review and resolve disputes arising from duplication of courses and programs and Graduate Council
  • Serve as the faculty consultative body on the use of library/learning resources, space, services, and equipment
  • All items not covered by other committees shall be reviewed by EPPC

EPPC Members


Name School or College
Jarrod Hanson, ChairSchool of Education and Human Development
Jimmy Kim, Vice ChairCollege of Engineering, Design and Computing
Rachel Stott, SecretaryAuraria Library
Jing Zhang​Business School
Inge Wefes, Ex OfficioGraduate School
Wendy BolyardSchool of Public Affairs
​Dennis DeBaySchool of Education and Human Development
Matthew SheaCollege of Architecture and Planning
Bryan WeeCollege of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Christopher MerknerCollege of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Tod DuncanCollege of Liberal Arts and Sciences
David LibanCollege of Arts and Media


Current Meeting Materials

 Month AgendaMinutes
August 2020  
September 2020 09.08.2020 EPPC Minutes
October 2020 10.13.2020 EPPC Minutes
November 2020 11.10.2020 EPPC Minutes
December 2020 12.08.2020 EPPC Minutes
January 2021  
February 2021 02.09.2021 EPPC Minutes
March 2021 03.09.2021 EPPC Minutes
April 2021 04.13.2021 EPPC Minutes
May 2021 05.11.2021 EPPC Minutes
June 2021  
July 2021  


Past Meeting Materials