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 regular meetings of the Board scheduled for Wednesday, August 7, and Thursday, August 8, 2019, have been cancelled.
  • The regular meetings of the Board scheduled for Wednesday, September 11 and Thursday, September 12, 2019, have been canceled, and replaced by a special meeting on Monday, September 9, 2019, in the John J. Hemmingson Center on the campus of Gonzaga University in Spokane, Washington.  Schedule and agendas will be available by 11:00 a.m. on Friday, September 6, 2019.
  • The next regular meetings of the Board of Regents will be held on Wednesday, October 9, 2019, in 142 Gerberding Hall, and on Thursday, October 10, 2019, in the Petersen Room of the Allen Library.  Schedule and agendas will be available by noon on Friday, October 4, 2019.
  • Sign up to provide public comment at the special meeting of the Board on Monday, September 9, 2019, using the Request to Provide Public Comment form available beginning at noon on Friday, September 6, 2019. If space remains, sign up at the meeting before the start of the meeting.
  • 2019 Meeting Schedule
  • Due dates and formatting guidelines for Board Meeting items

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