Plans and reports from campus committees and task forces commissioned by the Office of the Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost appear below.

UCLA Global Strategic Priorities (PDF)

The UCLA Global Strategic Priorities report outlined ways to enhance UCLA’s reach and impact as a global university.

Independent Investigative Report on Acts of Bias and Discrimination Involving Faculty at UCLA (PDF)

Chaired by the Hon. Carlos Moreno (Ret.), an independent review team conducted an assessment and presented recommendations to address issues regarding the university’s policies, procedures, and mechanisms for responding to incidents of perceived bias, discrimination, and intolerance involving faculty of color.

Recommendations on Summer Sessions, International Education Office, UCDC, ROTC, and Online Education (PDF)

The Special Programs Task Force was charged with examining the future reporting structure for Summer Sessions, the International Education Office, UCDC, ROTC, and online education, and was asked to identify, if possible, any overriding principles of management or governance that can help determine how best to organize these efforts in the future.

The Institute of American Cultures at UCLA (PDF)

This proposal recommended restructuring and refocusing the Institute of American Cultures to advance understanding of the new social and cultural realities of America.

Corrections to the Huron Consulting Group Assessment of the Graduate Division (PDF)

The Graduate Division offered corrections to an assessment conducted by Huron Consulting Group, which identified opportunities for increasing the division’s effectiveness and efficiency.

Graduate Division Assessment (PDF)

Huron Consulting Group conducted an assessment to increase the Graduate Division’s effectiveness and efficiency and provided recommendations that will improve the division’s service to the graduate education community.

Report of the joint Senate-Administration Task Force regarding Non-traditional programs, including Self-Supporting Degree Programs and Certificate Programs (PDF)

In a time of diminished state support, self-supporting programs are an increasingly important source of revenue. The Non-Traditional and Self-Supporting Degree Program Task Force was asked to provide recommendations to ensure that deans and faculty can move expeditiously and balance academic and financial concerns.

Report of the Task Force on Interdisciplinary Reporting Lines (PDF)

The Task Force on Interdisciplinary Reporting Lines was asked to consider organizational challenges related to interdisciplinary units, including Centers for Interdisciplinary Instruction, Interdepartmental Degree Programs, and others. The Task Force endorsed and developed a proposal to create a new position of dean of interdisciplinary studies.

Technology Infrastructure Fee Review Committee Report (PDF)

When the Technology Infrastructure Fee (TIF) was implemented, the EVCP agreed to review it after three years. The TIF Review Committee report presents results of that review. Following comments on the report, the EVCP accepted the major recommendations, with some modifications as described in a February 2011 memorandum, which is available at

Report of the Research Centers Task Force (PDF)

The joint Senate-Administration Research Centers Task Force reviewed all UCLA research centers that receive any state support to identify opportunities for cost cutting. The Task Force offered five recommendations, which are outlined in the report.