Emeritus status is conferred, following appropriate review and recommendation, upon faculty members and administrators at the time of their official retirement from full-time employment.

Emeriti faculty shall be regarded as honored and distinguished members of the Department.  As such, they shall be entitled to represent the Department or greater University community, upon appointment by the President, at academic and other ceremonies of the University or at other universities and organizations, to participate in social and ceremonial functions and to use University facilities.  They may also serve on departmental, collegial and university committees and councils.