Welcome to the web page of Faculty Senate at Marywood University. The Senate is part of the university's structure and functions as an advisory body in representing the faculty in the governance of the university. As such, the Faculty Senate at Marywood University identifies the interests and preferences of the faculty about issues of significance to them and to other groups in the university community; acts in advisory capacity to the administration in responding to specific requests from the administration, it acts in an advisory capacity to the administration, initiates recommendations to the administration on behalf of the faculty; and, represents the faculty's views on issues needing decisions and resolution by the administration.