Board of Regents

University’s head authority consists of 12 members elected by the Minnesota Legislature from each of the state’s eight congressional districts, along with four members representing the state at large. The board oversees executive, academic and financial policies – from the cost of tuition and financial aid, to student code of conduct. These policies provide the framework for University’s function and all other administrative policies.
Jul. 30, 2014
The institution recently bought two parcels of land behind TCF Bank Stadium for $7.9 million.
Jul. 23, 2014
The University president also discussed his goals for the institution and how the new campus tobacco ban is enforced.
Jul. 16, 2014
School officials are in the process of seeking donors for new athletic buildings.
Jul. 16, 2014
Under his new, recently approved contract, President Eric Kaler will earn nearly $1 million in fiscal year 2020.
Jul. 09, 2014
His base pay is now $625,250 per year, a 2.5 percent increase from his previous pay.
Jul. 02, 2014
The University also set aside $15 million for merit-based faculty and staff pay raises for next year’s budget.
Jul. 02, 2014
Some students plan to protest when the NFL's Washington Redskins play on campus this fall.
Jun. 26, 2014
The Washington Redskins are scheduled to play the Minnesota Vikings at the TCF Bank Stadium this fall.
Jun. 18, 2014
A policy change will have unsold student season passes go public sooner.
Jun. 18, 2014
Students and University officials said they would like all five campuses to work together more.
Jun. 18, 2014
The survey will poll students on multiple facets of sexual assault on campus.
Jun. 18, 2014
Administrators plan to be more vocal about changes in surrounding neighborhoods.
Jun. 14, 2014
The board also voted to allow earlier public sales of unsold student football tickets.
Jun. 11, 2014
Some say the policy limits qualified students from being representing students on the board.
Jun. 11, 2014
Next year’s capital improvement budget could fund upgrades like more lighting and cameras on campus.

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