Series 23 - ANU Matriculation Committee minutes, agenda papers and reports

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AU ANUA 23

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ANU Matriculation Committee minutes, agenda papers and reports

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  • 1970 - (Creation)
  • 1960 - 1970 (Creation)

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1.8 m (9 type 1 boxes)

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(1960 - 1970)

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The Matriculation Committee was referred to in early meetings as the Matriculation Board of the Board of Studies. Members of the committee, which considered entry requirements and qualifications into undergraduate degrees, included the Vice-Chancellor, Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Deputy Chairman of the Board of the School of General Studies, one member from each faculty nominated by the Dean and one member from the Institute of Advanced Studies. From meetings after 22 September 1970 the Committee was referred to as the Admissions Committee.

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(1970 - c. 2000)

Biographical history

The Admissions Committee was previously known as the Matriculation Committee of the Board of the School of General Studies until September 1970. The committee considered policy and requirements for admission into undergraduate degrees at the ANU. Its members consisted of the Vice-Chancellor, Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Deputy Chairman of the Board of the School of General Studies (later the Board of the Faculties), one member from each of the five faculties nominated by the Dean and one member from the Institute of Advanced Studies.

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The black binders contain copies of the agenda, minutes and agenda papers of the Matriculation Committee. At early meetings it was referred to as the Matriculation Board of the Board of Studies and from its 22 September 1970 meeting as the Admissions Committee. From the 1990s agenda papers were held in box files and have been placed in archival folders. There is one folder of Admissions Committee reports 1979-1998 to the Board of the School of General Studies, later the Board of The Faculties.

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Access under a thirty-year rule, personal information about students may be restricted

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Prepared by Maggie Shapley on 24 October 2007; revised 14 November 2008

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