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.

2018-2019 Regularly Scheduled Board Meetings

July 19, 2018University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
August 16, 2018University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
September 20, 2018Kaua‘i Community College
October 18, 2018University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
November 15, 2018Honolulu Community College
January 31, 2019University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa John A. Burns School of Medicine
February 28, 2019Maui College
March 28, 2019Kapi‘olani Community College
April 18, 2019Leeward Community College
May 16, 2019Windward Community College


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. Written testimony may be submitted via US mail, email at, or facsimile at 956-5156. Individuals submitting written testimony are not automatically signed up for oral testimony. 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. Oral testimony is limited to three (3) minutes. All written testimony submitted are public documents. Therefore, any testimony that is submitted verbally or in writing, electronically or in person, for use in the public meeting process is public information and will be posted on the board's website.

For disability accommodations, contact the board office at 956-8213 or Advance notice requested five (5) days in advance of the meeting.

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