Montana Board of Regents Meeting
November 16-17, 2017
Location: Strand Union Building – Ballroom A

Agenda items may be posted up to 48 hours in advance of the Board of Regents meeting. Please check the website prior to the meeting.

Recorded Videos


Thursday, November 16, 2017

7:00 AM   Board of Regent Breakfast with Faculty Representatives
     Leigh Lounge - SUB
7:00 AM   Continental Breakfast for Meeting Attendees
     Ballroom D- SUB
8:15 AM   Meeting Convenes | Roll Call
8:15 AM   Comments by Chair Fran Albrecht
8:25 AM   Welcome by President Cruzado    (PowerPoint)
8:40 AM   Approval of Minutes
8:45 AM   Commissioner’s and System Report
9:45 AM   Remarks by Governor Bullock (or Designee)
9:55 AM   Remarks by Superintendent Arnzten
10:05 AM   Break
10:15 AM   Academic, Research and Student Affairs Committee
12:15 PM   Regents Lunch with Student Representatives
     Leigh Lounge - SUB
12:15 PM   Lunch for Meeting Attendees
     Ballroom D - SUB
1:15 PM   Optional Guided Tour of MSU-Bozeman Campus
     SUB Foyer, outside Ballroom A
2:15 PM   Budget, Administration and Finance Committee
3:15 PM   Break
3:30 PM   Budget, Administration and Finance Committee Continued
4:15 PM   Two-Year and Community College Committee
5:15 PM   Public Comment
5:30 PM   Meeting Recessed
5:30 PM   Reception - Romney Hall


Friday, November 17, 2017

7:00 AM   Breakfast with Regents and Local Community Leaders
     Leigh Lounge - SUB
7:00 AM   Continental Breakfast for Attendees
     Ballroom D - SUB
8:15 AM   Board Reconvenes
8:15 AM   Education Interim Committee / Board of Regents Joint Session CANCELLED
8:15 AM   Committee Reports & Action
8:30 AM   Student Appeals
  • Student Appeal #1
9:00 AM   Public Comment
9:15 AM   Meeting Adjourned


Other than the meeting starting time, times listed are approximate.  In addition, agenda items may be rearranged unless an item is listed as having a “time certain.”  Action may be taken on any item listed on the Board or Committee Agendas.  Public comment is welcome on all items. The Board of Regents will make reasonable accommodations for known disabilities that may interfere with an individual's ability to participate.  Persons requiring such accommodations should make their requests to the Office of the Commissioner of Higher Education as soon as possible before the meeting to allow adequate time for special arrangements.  You may call or write to: ADA Coordinator, P. O. Box 203201, Helena MT 59620-3201, 406-444-6570 (or dial 711 for TDD)