Every individual who, at the time of retirement holds a tenured appointment at Texas A&M University and has served the university at least 10 years, must be considered for emeritus/emerita status unless the faculty member requests in writing that he/she not be so considered. Non-tenured faculty, or those who have served less than 10 years, may also be considered.  

All packages must include the Recommendation for Emeritus Status Form.  Upon completion of the Emeritus Recommendation packet, please submit a single pdf to dof@tamu.edu. 

University Rule 31.08.01.M2
System Policy 31.08 Emeritus
System Regulation 31.08.01 Granting of Emeritus Status to Faculty and Staff

Nomination packages received by the Dean of Faculties office will be considered for recommendation at the Board of Regents meetings below:

Due to the Office of the
Dean of Faculties
Date of Board of Regents Meetings
October 12, 2020 February 3-5, 2021
February 1, 2021 May 19-21, 2021
May 10, 2021 August 25-27, 2021
August 9, 2021 November 17-19, 2021

If you have any questions about the nomination process please contact the Dean of Faculties Office at dof@tamu.edu.