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Academic Proposals

Academic units are encouraged to consult with Senate staff early in the process to discuss proposals related to academic programs and courses.   

For undergraduate proposals, please contact Julia Nelsen, Undergraduate Council Analyst. 

For graduate proposals, please contact Emily Le, Graduate Council Analyst. Academic units proposing self-supporting graduate professional degree programs (SSGPDPs) should visit the SSGPDP Proposal webpage for additional information and resources. 

Academic Programs

Self-Supporting Graduate Professional Degree Programs

To access self-supporting graduate professional degree program-related guidelines, templates, and resources, visit the SSGPDP Proposal webpage

Certificate Programs 

Course Approvals 

  • UCLA Course Approval Manual 
    Policies and procedures to assist faculty and staff in preparing course approval requests (graduate and undergraduate).
Distance Education Courses

UCLA Graduate Distance Education Policy 

UCLA Undergraduate Distance Education Policy 

Diversity Courses
General Education Courses

Additional Resources