The Board of Regents and the President of the UW System are responsible for all actions related to academic degree program planning, delivery, approval, and review as codified in Chapter 36 of the Wisconsin Statutes.
Academic Programs and Educational Innovation assists the Board of Regents, the President, and the UW institutions to maintain and improve the quality of education within the UW System by sustaining sufficient access for students to majors and careers, identifying gaps in systemwide program array, and analyzing the workforce development needs of the state – all in the context of efficient management of systemwide resources.
Academic Degree Program Planning Policy
- UW System Administrative Policy 102 (SYS 102), Policy on University of Wisconsin System Array Management: Program Planning, Delivery, Review, and Reporting (formerly ACIS 1.0)
Board of Regents Program Authorization
- Authorization Narrative (see Authorization Guide above)
- Cost and Revenue Narrative (see Authorization Guide above)
- Provost Letter of Commitment (see Authorization Guide above)