Curricular Approval Request System (CARS)

The Curricular Approval Request System (CARS) is available through Howdy. Effective September 1, 2016, paper submission of curricular proposals will no longer be accepted through the curricular approval process.
Please visit our CARS Training webpage for information regarding training.

CARS Workflow Contacts

To provide changes to existing workflow paths, or submit new names of employees to obtain access, you must coordinate this change through your College Dean’s Office contact, as listed below.

Note: If your changes impact users in approving roles in Catalog (CAT), please make sure to update them as well. View the CAT college contacts here.

College Contacts for College
Workflow Updates
Agriculture and Life Sciences Jamie Norgaard
Architecture Shelley Holliday
Arts and Sciences Emily Schultz
Business Leslie Seipp ‚Äč
Dentistry Kim Luttman
Education and Human Development Melanie Robideau
Engineering Bonnie Bustos-Rios
Government and Public Service Yvonne Costello
Law Faleca Dawson
Medicine Johna Pettit-Wright - GR 
Erin Herbrich - PM
Nursing Todd Stricherz
Performance, Visualization and Fine Arts Christine Bergeron
Pharmacy Maria Jaramillo-Gonzalez
Public Health Casey Schumacher
Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences Ashley Seabury
Military Science Georgia Hines
Undergraduate Studies Georgia Hines
Galveston Campus Donna Lang
Qatar Campus Jon Buchanan
Faculty Senate Jeannine Scambray
GC Rachel Krolczyk
UCC Jennifer Searles
CCC Jacob Miller
W&C Donna Pantel
Provost / President Jennifer Searles

If you have any questions about this new process, please contact us at or 845-8201.