What does board of regents mean?

board of regents meaning in General Dictionary

a committee of institution officers with general guidance within the benefit and conduct of students

Sentence Examples with the word board of regents

The university (at Ann Arbor) was established in 1837, and is under the control of a board of regents elected by the people for a term of eight years, two every two years; the president of the institution and the superintendent of public instruction are members of the board but without the right to vote.

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