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.
Oct. 22, 2014
A special regents committee to oversee the University's Medical School reviewed plans for boosting its rankings.
Oct. 20, 2014
The University will expand national recruitment efforts to counter the state’s declining high school graduation rates.
Oct. 16, 2014
Out-of-state tuition will rise by $1,000 next year, and will continue to grow in coming years.
Oct. 15, 2014
Getting bonding funds can be tricky, and some are unsure of the U’s strategy for doing so.
Oct. 14, 2014
Results will give U officials a look into employees’ work environments.
Oct. 14, 2014
The University’s first-year retention rate reached a new high with the freshman class of 2013, new data show.
Oct. 13, 2014
At this month’s meeting, University leaders also discussed a larger focus on donations to support healthcare research.
Oct. 07, 2014
The University doesn’t expect the findings to delay development plans for the 5,000-acre land.
Oct. 06, 2014
The strategic plan should include clearer diversity goals and implementation strategies, faculty say.
Oct. 06, 2014
He also addressed the declining condition of some University buildings and tuition for out-of-state students.
Oct. 01, 2014
There are at least 37 buildings on the Twin Cities campus classified as in critical need of updates.
Sep. 25, 2014
U officials are mulling a plan that increases the school’s role in addressing issues like food sustainability and climate change.
Sep. 24, 2014
President Eric Kaler proposed a new request strategy that has seen mixed reviews from state legislators.
Sep. 23, 2014
Some school and state officials say tuition freezes shouldn’t replace long-term strategies for cutting students’ costs.
Sep. 22, 2014
A new plan calls for the school’s first academic building and an increase in enrollment.


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