March 20-21, 2003


ITEM:� 118-102-R0303��������������� Approval of Trever Waldron as the student representative to the Student Loan Advisory Council for the period from January 1, 2003 through December 31, 2004.


THAT:�������������������������������������� Consistent with Montana Code Annotated, 2-15-1520, the Board of Regents of Higher Education appoints the representatives to the Montana Guaranteed Student Loan Program Student Loan Advisory Council.� The Council advises MGSLP on policies, rules and procedures, and assures that students, colleges, and lenders are adequately served.


EXPLANATION:����������������������� State statute requires the Board of Regents to approve the members of the Student Loan Advisory Council.� The members are appointed on a rotating basis.� The student representative is nominated by the Montana Association of Students and may serve for one or two years, depending on the student�s anticipated graduation date from college.


ATTACHMENT:������������������������ Letter from the Montana Association of Students