Board of Regents

UW Board of Regents

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The University of Washington Board of Regents governs and stewards the University in succession to past citizens, and for the benefit of present and future citizens of the State of Washington, as provided by statute. The Board selects, supervises, and evaluates the University President. With exceptions, the Board delegates day-to-day administration of the University to the President, in consultation with the facultyin accordance with statute.

The Board of Regents consists of ten 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 meeting of the Board scheduled for Wednesday, September 7, 2022, is cancelled. The next regular meeting of the Board is scheduled for Thursday, September 8, 2022, in the Zillow Commons in the Bill & Melinda Gates Center for Computer Science and Engineering.
  • Sign up to provide public comment at the meeting of the Board on Thursday, September 8, 2022, using the Request to Provide Public Comment form available at noon on Friday, September 2, 2022.
  • 2022 Meeting Schedule
  • Due dates and formatting guidelines for Board Meeting items