Governance & Accountability

The Faculty of Information Council  

The Faculty of Information Council is the governing body responsible for the academic affairs of the Faculty. In accordance with the University of Toronto Act, 1971 of the Province of Ontario, the Council exercises powers and duties in a number of areas, including: 

  • Determining academic policies at the Faculty 
  • Determining the content and requirements of its degree and diploma programs 

For more information, please consult: 

Scheduled Faculty Council Meetings 

The Faculty Council has regularly scheduled meetings four times per year. The following dates were set for 2022-2023 academic year: 

  • Thursday October 19, 2023, 1 to 3 p.m. 
  • Thursday November 23, 2023, 1 to 3 p.m. 
  • February 1, 2024, 1 to 3 p.m. 
  • March 28, 2024, 1 to 3 p.m. 

Faculty Council Minutes

Transparency re Policies and Procedures 

The University of Toronto and the Faculty of Information promote access to information and transparency with regard to governance and decision making. To request publicly available documents, including reports to Faculty Councils, from the Faculty of Information, please email 

Accountability Documents 

The Faculty of Information also makes available other key documents relating to governance including: