Board of Regents

UW Board of Regents

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The University of Washington Board of Regents is the University’s governing body whose broad responsibilities are to supervise, coordinate, manage and regulate the university, as provided by state statute.

The Board of Regents consists of 10 members, one of whom is a student. Regents are appointed by the governor to serve six-year terms, with the exception of the student regent, who serves a one-year term.

Meeting Updates

  • The next Regular meeting of the Board is scheduled for Thursday, May 14, 2015, in the Petersen Room of the Allen Library.  Agendas and schedule will be available by noon on Friday, May 8, 2015.
  • The Regents will provide a public comment period at each regular meeting of the Board. Sign up using the Request to Provide Public Comment form available at noon on Friday, May 8, 2015, for the upcoming meeting of the Board on Thursday, May 14, 2015, If space remains, sign up at the meeting, before the start of the meeting.