Board of Trustees Calendar

Link to the Approved FY2021 and FY2022 Meeting Calendar

Board of Trustees Notice of Meetings

For the foreseeable future, all meetings will be held by telephone or other electronic means. See Chair Cowles’ statement below.  

Closed Session Chancellor Performance Review Committee - June 4, 2020

Pursuant to Minnesota Statutes § 13D.05, subd. 3 (a) (2019) (Minnesota Open Meeting Law), the Chancellor Performance Review Committee will meet in closed session on June 4, 2020 from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm.

Board of Trustees Meetings - June 16-17, 2020

The Board of Trustees’ will meet on June 16 and 17, 2020. A schedule with the meeting times and agenda items will be sent later. 

Statement from Board Chair Cowles

Governor Walz’s Executive Order 20-01, the State of Minnesota peacetime emergency declaration, remains in effect. In accordance with the declaration, future meetings of the Board of Trustees of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities will be conducted in accordance with Minnesota Statutes 13D.021— Meetings by Telephone or Other Electronic Means. 

Consistent with the federal and state guidance on the COVID-19 pandemic, Chair Cowles has determined that in-person meetings will not be held for the foreseeable future.  As a result, members of the public are not permitted to attend any upcoming meetings due to the current pandemic. The board will continue to provide access for the public to monitor meetings via live audio-streaming of the proceedings. The board will provide a link to the live audio-stream with any notice of a meeting during this pandemic. The live audio-stream and materials can be accessed at:

Representatives of the bargaining units and student associations are requested to submit their written testimony in advance of the meeting. Written testimony may be sent to: