5/3/266 Accession, 1965-1969
Scope and Contents
Minutes, agenda, reports, and correspondence of the University at Buffalo Faculty Senate and its predecessor, University Senate, as kept by the Office of the President. Coverage includes the University Senate from the private University of Buffalo and the establishment of the Faculty Senate in 1955.
Topics include the main issues of the University, including the move to the North (Amherst) campus, academic reorganization, student enrollment, department and program initiations, transition from private to SUNY, etc. Researchers studying events in University history involving administrative decision-making would be well served to consult Faculty Senate minutes and reports.
See also Record Group 12 for the main collections on and by Faculty Senate.
Terms of Access and Use
Faculty Senate files, Office of the President are open to researchers.
This collection has been minimally processed. Privacy protected information (including but not limited to certain educational, medical, financial, criminal, attorney-client, and/or personnel records) may be revealed during use of archival collections, particularly in collections that are unprocessed or have been minimally processed. Researchers agree to make no notes or other recordation of privacy protected information if found within the archival collections, and further agree not to publish, publicize, or disclose such information to any other party for any purpose if found within the archival collections.
From the Collection: 2.5 Linear Feet (6 manuscript boxes)
Language of Materials
Materials were transferred to University Archives from the Office of the President in October 1973 as part of collection 5/3/266, Health Affairs Records. In September 2019, materials were extracted from 5/3/266 and added to this collection.