Montana Board of Regents
University of Montana - Western
March 10-11, 2022
Location: 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.

Recorded Meeting Videos


Thursday, March 10, 2022

Time Agenda Item
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
8:00 AM Break
8:15 AM Meeting Convenes | Roll Call
  Comments by Chair Lozar 
  Welcome by Chancellor Reid 

Approval of Minutes


Commissioner’s and System Report

  Remarks by Governor Gianforte (or Designee)
10:00 AM Break
  Budget, Administration and Audit 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 Break
  Academic, Research and Student Affairs Committee
3:30 PM Break 
  Academic, Research and Student Affairs Committee
  Public Comment *
  Meeting Recessed
5:30 PM Reception
Beaverhead County Museum

Friday, March 11, 2022

Time Agenda Item
7:30 AM Breakfast with Regents and Local Community Leaders
Lewis and Clark Room – Mathews Hall
7:30 AM

Continental Breakfast for Attendees
Swysgood Technology Center (STC) Lobby

8:30 AM


8:45 AM

Executive Session | Swysgood Technology Center (STC) Board Room

  • Regent Professor Nomination - MSU
9:30 AM

Board Reconvenes


Remarks by Superintendent Arntzen 


Two-Year and Community College Committee 


Public Comment *


Committee Reports & Action




Meeting Adjourned Upon Completion


*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 requests all public comment given in-person be limited to three minutes. 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