Board of Regents


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2444 Dole Street, Bachman Hall, Room 209
Honolulu, HI 96822

tel (808)956-8213
fax (808)956-5156

For Directory Assistance, please call: (808) 956-8111

Office of the Board of Regents

The affairs of the University of Hawai‘i fall under the general management and control of the Board of Regents, pursuant to Article X, Hawai‘i State Constitution, and Chapter 304A, Hawai‘i Revised Statutes. The board formulates policy and exercises control over the university through its executive officer, the university president. The board has exclusive jurisdiction over the internal structure, management and operation of the university.

The board is composed of 15 regents, who volunteer to serve without compensation, and are nominated by the Regents Candidate Advisory Council, appointed by the governor and confirmed by the legislature.

The University of Hawai‘i Board of Regents also serves as the State Board for Career and Technical Education.

2015-2016 Regularly Scheduled Board Meetings

July 16, 2015University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
August 20, 2015John A. Burns School of Medicine
September 17, 2015Leeward Community College
October 15, 2015University of Hawai‘i Maui College
November 19, 2015Windward Community College
January 28, 2016University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
February 25, 2016University of Hawai‘i at Hilo
March 24, 2016Kapi‘olani Community College
April 21, 2016Honolulu Community College
June 2, 2016University of Hawai‘i Cancer Center

2016-2017 Regularly Scheduled Board Meetings

July 21, 2016University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
August 18, 2016John A. Burns School of Medicine
September 22, 2016TBD
October 20, 2016Kapi‘olani Community College
November 17, 2016Leeward Community College
January 26, 2017University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
February 23, 2017Kaua‘i Community College
March 23, 2017University of Hawai‘i--West O‘ahu
April 20, 2017University of Hawai‘i Maui College
June 1, 2017University of Hawai‘i at Hilo


Public Comment Period for Agenda Items. All written testimony on agenda items received after posting of this agenda and up to 24 hours in advance of the meeting will be distributed to the board. Late testimony on agenda items will be distributed to the board within 24 hours of receipt. Registration for oral testimony on agenda items will be provided at the meeting location 15 minutes prior to the meeting and closed once the meeting begins. Written testimony may be submitted via US mail, email at, or facsimile at 956-5156. Oral testimony is limited to three (3) minutes.

Accommodation required by law for Persons with Disabilities requires at least (5) five days prior notice to the board office at 956-8213 or

Next Meetings

Notice of May 27, 2016 Board of Regents Committee on Independent Audit Meeting

For more Meeting Agendas, Minutes and Materials.