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Merced Division

Committee on Academic Planning and Resource Allocation (CAPRA)


The Committee on Academic Planning and Resource Allocation (CAPRA) advises the Chancellor or Chancellor’s designee and the Division on matters related to resource allocation. This includes, but is not exclusive to, faculty FTE, and resources associated with proposed and existing academic programs. CAPRA maintains liaison with the University Committee on Planning and Budget (UCPB).
For a complete description of CAPRA’s duties please see the committee’s bylaws.

AY 21-22 Meeting Schedule, Agendas, and Minutes

2021-2022 Membership

Ex-Officio (non-voting):

  • LeRoy Westerling, Senate Chair, School of Engineering

  • Binod Bhattarai, Graduate Student Representative

  • TBD, Undergraduate Student Representative

Consultant (non-voting):

  • Laura Martin, Assistant EVC/Provost, Academic Planning and Institutional Assessment

Corresponding System Committee:

Former Members

Annual Reports


Simrin Takhar

Principal Analyst

Office: 209-228-4369