Montana Board of Regents Meeting
Location:  Vande Bogart Library
May 18-19, 2022


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

Wednesday, May 18, 2022
Time Agenda Item
7:15 AM Board of Regent Breakfast with MUSSA Representatives 
   Student Union Building Ballroom
7:15 AM Continental Breakfast for Meeting Attendees 
   Vande Bogart Library 
8:15 AM Break
8:30 AM Meeting Convenes | Roll Call
  Comments by Chair Lozar 
  Welcome by Chancellor Kegel

Approval of Minutes


Commissioner’s and System Report

  Remarks by Governor Gianforte (or Designee)
  Remarks by Superintendent Arntzen
  Two-Year and Community College Committee
12:30 PM

Regents Lunch with Student Representatives
   Student Union Building Ballroom

12:30 PM Lunch for Meeting Attendees
   Student Union Building Food Court
1:30 PM Break
1:45 PM Budget, Administration and Audit Committee
  Budget, Administration and Audit Committee
  Public Comment*
  Meeting Recessed
5:00 PM Reception
   Donaldson Hall 


Thursday, May 19, 2022

Time Agenda Item
7:15 AM Breakfast with Regents and Local Community Leaders
   Donaldson Hall 
7:15 AM Continental Breakfast for Attendees
   Vande Bogart Library
8:15 AM Break 
8:30 AM Board Reconvenes
8:30 AM

Education Interim Committee / Board of Regents Joint Session

  • Welcome and Introductions
  • Topics:
    • Career and Technical Education/Agriculture Training Programs
    • Dual Enrollment
    • Grow Your Own
    • MT Innovation Alliance
  • Ongoing Collaboration between Board of Regents and Legislature
10:00 AM Break
10:10 AM Academic, Research and Student Affairs Committee 
  Public Comment*

Committee Reports & Action

  Election of Officers
  Meeting Adjourned Upon Completion 
1:00 PM Optional Campus Tour


*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