Board of Regents


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2444 Dole Street, Bachman Hall, Room 209
Honolulu, HI 96822

tel (808)956-8213
fax (808)956-5156

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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 11 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.

2022-2023 Board of Regents Meetings*

July 7, 2022** University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
July 21, 2022 University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
August 18, 2022 University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
+ State Post-Secondary Education Commission Meeting
September 15, 2022 Windward Community College
+ Career and Technical Education Meeting
October 20, 2022 Leeward Community College
November 17, 2022 University of Hawai‘i at Hilo
January 19, 2023 University of Hawai‘i at West O‘ahu
February 16, 2023 University of Hawai‘i Maui College
March 23, 2023 University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa (Hosting)
April 20, 2023 Kapi‘olani Community College
May 18, 2023 Honolulu Community College

2022-2023 Committee Meeting Schedule*

August 4, 2022 Academic and Student Affairs
Independent Audit
Intercollegiate Athletics
August 18, 2022 Planning and Facilities
September 1, 2022 Budget and Finance
Planning and Facilities
Personnel Affairs and Board Governance
October 6, 2022 Academic and Student Affairs
Intercollegiate Athletics
Research and Innovation
November 3, 2022 Budget and Finance
Planning and Facilities
December 1, 2022 Independent Audit
Personnel Affairs and Board Governance
February 2, 2023 Committees TBD
March 2, 2023 Committees TBD
April 6, 2023 Committees TBD
May 4, 2023 Committees TBD
June 1, 2023 Committees TBD

*Dates and locations of meetings are subject to change and/or may be cancelled. Meetings are open to the public unless otherwise noted.

**Special Board Meeting

Click here to download the 2023-2023 Board and Committee Meeting Schedule


All written testimony on agenda items received after posting of a meeting's agenda and up to 24 hours in advance of the meeting will be distributed to the board. Late testimony on agenda items will be distributed to the board within 24 hours of receipt. Written testimony may be submitted via the board's website, US mail, email at, or facsimile at (808) 956-5156. All written testimony submitted are public documents. Therefore, any testimony that is submitted for use in the public meeting process is public information and will be posted on the board's website.

Those wishing to provide oral testimony for a virtual meeting must register in advance via the registration link on the meeting agenda. Given constraints with the online format of our meetings, individuals wishing to orally testify must register no later than the registration closing time as noted on the agenda. It is highly recommended that written testimony be submitted in addition to registering to provide oral testimony. Oral testimony will be limited to three (3) minutes per testifier.

Individuals providing oral testimony at a virtual meeting will need to connect through the Zoom application. When signing up, please note that the name used upon registration may be included in the meeting minutes. After completing the registration form, registrants will receive an email confirmation with the necessary meeting information and connection instructions.

On the meeting day, individuals registered to provide oral testimony will be placed in a viewing room upon connection to the scheduled meeting. When called upon to begin their testimony, oral testifiers will be unmuted and have the ability to turn their video on. Microphones will be muted and video will be disabled upon conclusion of providing testimony.

For further assistance regarding testimony, please contact the board office at or (808) 956-8213.

For disability accommodations, contact the board office at (808) 956-8213 or Advance notice requested five (5) days in advance of the meeting.

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