Montana Board of Regents Meeting
University of Montana Western
March 5-6, 2020
Swysgood Technology Center Great Room

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, March 5, 2020

7:00 AM   Board of Regent Breakfast with Faculty Representatives
Lewis and Clark Room – Mathews Hall
7:00 AM   Continental Breakfast for Meeting Attendees
Swysgood Technology Center (STC) Lobby
8:30 AM   Meeting Convenes | Roll Call
8:30 AM   Comments by Chair Lozar
8:40 AM   Welcome by Chancellor Weatherby
9:00 AM   Approval of Minutes
9:05 AM   Commissioner’s and System Report
10:05 AM   Remarks by Governor Bullock (or Designee)
10:15 AM   Remarks by Superintendent Arntzen
10:25 AM   Break
10:35 AM   Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education (WICHE) Update
10:55 AM   Academic, Research and Student Affairs Committee
12:30 PM   Regents Lunch with Student Representatives
Lewis and Clark Room - Mathews Hall
12:30 PM   Lunch for Meeting Attendees
Dining Hall
1:30 PM   Optional Guided Tour of UM Western Campus
Meet on First Floor of STC Lobby
2:30 PM   Montana Youth Challenge Academy Report
3:00 PM   Break
3:15 PM   Two-Year and Community College Committee
4:45 PM   Public Comment*
5:00 PM   Meeting Recessed


Friday, March 6, 2020

7:00 AM   Breakfast with Regents and Local Community Leaders
Lewis and Clark Room - Mathews Hall
7:00 AM   Continental Breakfast for Attendees
Swysgood Technology Center (STC) Lobby
8:30 AM   Board Reconvenes
8:30 AM   Budget, Administration and Audit Committee
10:00 AM   Break
10:15 AM   Public Comment*
10:30 AM   Committee Reports & Action
10:35 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, 406-449-9124 (or dial 711 for TDD)