Board of Regents

Public Comment Period

The University of Washington Board of Regents will provide a public comment period at each regular meeting of the Board.

A ten-minute public comment period will be provided at the beginning of each regular meeting of the Board. Speakers will be allowed up to two minutes each for their comments with preference given to those who sign up in advance.

The meetings of the Board scheduled for August 12 and August 13, 2020, are cancelled. The next regular meetings of the Board will be held on September 9 and September 10, 2020. Sign up to provide public comment at the meetings of the Board on Wednesday, September 9, and Thursday, September 10, 2020 using the Request to Provide Public Comment form available at noon on Friday, September 4, 2020.

Please include:

  • name
  • email address and/or phone number
  • subject of your comments
  • relationship to the University (student, faculty, staff, alumni, other)

Speakers are encouraged to address a topic germane to an issue being discussed at the meeting. Preference will be given to those who sign up in advance. If time remains, speakers may sign up at the meeting, before the meeting starts.

It is not necessary to sign up to attend the meeting.

Questions? Need more information? Contact:
Tyler Lange
Secretary of the Board of Regents
139 Gerberding Hall, Box 351264
Phone: 206-543-1633
Fax: 206-543-6110

Substitute House Bill 2313 amended RCW 28.B.20.105 to provide for public comment at each meeting of the Board.  The Bill is effective on June 7, 2012.

To request disability accommodation, contact the Disability Services Office at: 206.543.6450 (voice), 206.543.6452 (TTY), 206.685.7264 (fax), or email at  The University of Washington makes every effort to honor disability accommodation requests.  Requests can be responded to most effectively if received as far in advance of the event as possible, preferably at least 10 days.