Board of Regents


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Honolulu, HI 96822

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Office of the Board of Regents

The affairs of the University of Hawai‘i fall under the general management and control of the Board of Regents, pursuant to Article X, Hawai‘i State Constitution, and Chapter 304A, Hawai‘i Revised Statutes. The board formulates policy and exercises control over the university through its executive officer, the university president. The board has exclusive jurisdiction over the internal structure, management and operation of the university.

The board is composed of 15 regents, who volunteer to serve without compensation, and are nominated by the Regents Candidate Advisory Council, appointed by the governor and confirmed by the legislature.

The University of Hawai‘i Board of Regents also serves as the State Board for Career and Technical Education.

Regularly Scheduled Board Meetings

July 17, 2014University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
August 21, 2014Windward Community College
September 25, 2014University of Hawai‘i-West O‘ahu
October 16, 2014University of Hawai‘i Maui College
November 20, 2014Leeward Community College
January 22, 2015University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
February 19, 2015Kaua‘i Community College
March 19, 2015Kapi‘olani Community College
April 16, 2015University of Hawai‘i at Hilo
May 21, 2015University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa


Written testimony on the agenda items is accepted upon posting of the Agenda up to 24 hours in advance of the meeting time by hand-delivery or U.S. mail to the Board Office, or email to, and provided to the Board before the meeting. Late written testimony will be made available to the Board within 24 hours of receipt. All public meetings also provide a Public Comment Period for persons who wish to orally testify on agenda items. Testifiers are asked to sign in at the meeting and limit testimony to three (3) minutes.

Next Meetings

Notice of April 16, 2015 Board of Regents' Meeting

Notice of meeting and agenda (PDF)

Notice of April 16, 2015 Special Board of Regents' Meeting

Notice of meeting and agenda (PDF)

For more Meeting Agendas, Minutes and Materials.