Montana Board of Regents Meeting
MSU Bozeman
November 17-18, 2022
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.  *All times listed on the agenda are approximate.

Meeting Videos


Thursday, November 17th

Time Agenda Item
7:15 AM

Board of Regents Breakfast with MUSFAR Representatives  
  Leigh Lounge

7:15 AM

Continental Breakfast for Meeting Attendees
  SUB 233/235

8:15 AM Break
8:30 AM Meeting Convenes | Roll Call
  Comments by Chair Rogers 
  Welcome by President Cruzado

Approval of Minutes


Commissioner’s and System Report

  Remarks by Superintendent Arntzen
11:00 AM Budget, Administration and Audit Committee
12:30 PM Board of Regents Lunch with Student Representatives
  Leigh Lounge
12:30 PM Lunch for Meeting Attendees
  SUB 233/235
1:30 PM Academic, Research and Student Affairs Committee
4:30 PM Public Comment *
  Meeting Recessed
5:00 PM Reception
  American Indian Hall

Friday, November 18th

Time Agenda Item
7:15 AM Breakfast with Regents and Local Community Leaders
  Inspiration Hall
7:15 AM

Continental Breakfast for Meeting Attendees
  SUB 233/235

8:15 AM Break
8:30 AM Board Reconvenes
8:30 AM Two Year and Community College Committee
10:00 AM Public Comment *

Committee Reports & Action


Appeal #1
Appeal #2
Appeal #3
Appeal #4
Appeal #5
Appeal #6
Appeal #7

  Meeting Adjourned Upon Completion
10:45 AM

Guided Campus Tour
  Meet Outside SUB Ballroom A

12:00 PM

Board of Education Lunch 
  SUB 233

1:00 PM Board of Education Meeting

Saturday, November 19th

Time Agenda Item
9:30 AM Pre-Game Brunch
  SUB Ballrooms
12:00 PM Brawl of the Wild Kick-Off

*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 on the agenda and on any public matter not on the agenda and within the Board’s jurisdiction. At the approximate time listed on the agenda for public comment, the Board of Regents will call for public comment from people attending in-person and people attending via Zoom. The Board may be ahead of or behind the time scheduled for public comment on the agenda. The Board of Regents requests all public comment, given in-person or remotely via Zoom, be limited to three minutes. To offer public comment remotely, please complete the Zoom registration. Zoom registrations must be completed no later than 5:00pm on Wednesday, November 16, 2022. Written public comment should be submitted either by email to or sent by mail to 560 N. Park Ave, PO Box 203201 Helena, MT 59620-3201 with Attn: Jasmine Casanovas. The Board of Regents will make reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities who wish to participate in public comment.  For questions about accessibility or to request accommodations, please contact the Office of the Commissioner of Higher Education at 406-449-9127 (or dial 711 for TDD) or email