Established September 23, 2004


  • Regent Casey Lozar, Chair
  • Regent Joyce Dombrouski
  • Regent Jeff Southworth

Charge to the Committee:

  • Establish budget policy and processes for the Montana University System
  • Approve annual operating budgets
  • Set tuition and fee rates
  • Allocate state appropriations to the campuses
  • Establish biennial budget requests, priorities, and initiatives
  • Approve the Long Range Building Priority list
  • Authorize and approve facility construction project
  • Review and evaluate operating budget metrics and enrollment projections
  • Approve financing plans, including revenue bonds and INTERCAP loans
  • Review audit reports and findings
  • Approve staff and compensation policy and proposals, as well as collective bargaining agreements
  • Review and evaluate enterprise risks and strategies


Updated: February 7, 2024