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Office of the Board of Trustees

Contact: phone 202.274.5700

Beverly Franklin, Executive Secretary
phone 202.274.6258  |   email bfranklin@udc.edu

Upcoming Meetings
All meetings are held in Building 39, 3rd Floor Board Room

Regular Board of Trustees Meeting - Feb. 9, 2016 @ 5pm | Agenda

Board of Trustees

In 1974, the U.S. Congress established the Board of Trustees of the University of the District of Columbia to govern the University of the District of Columbia. The Board is a body of the District of Columbia government that has the authority to independently issue regulations governing the University, own and manage the property of the University, and represent the University in court. The Board hires the President of the University System.

The Trustees are charged with establishing and ensuring accreditation of the components of the University System, which at a minimum must include a liberal arts component, a vocational and technical component, and a school of law. They approve all majors and degree programs offered at the University, and set academic policies such as degree requirements and tuition and fees. In addition, the Trustees are responsible for setting UDC's budget in conjunction with the Mayor and City Council.

The University's and Board's authorizing legislation is the Post-Secondary Education Reorganization Act of 1974 (D.C. Official Code §§ 38-1201.01 – 38-1204.07 (2001 ed.)).

Members


Dr. Elaine Crider
(Chair)

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Christopher Bell
Christopher Bell, Esq.
(Vice Chair)

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Dr. Gabriela Lemus
(Secretary)
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Reginald M. Felton

(Treasurer)
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Jerome Shelton
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Major Gen. Errol Schwartz
Major Gen. Errol Schwartz
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Jim W. Dyke Jr., Esq.
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Alejandra Castillo
Theodore Willhite
Theodore Wilhite
(Student Representative)

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Dr. Anthony C. Tardd
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Joshua S. Wyner
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Barrington Scott
Barrington Scott
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 Gwendolyn Hubbard Lewis
Gwendolyn Hubbard Lewis
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Ronald F. Mason
University of the District of Columbia President
Ex-Officio
Beverly Franklin
Ms. Beverly Franklin
Executive Secretary

 

 

 

Past Meetings

Audit, Budget and Finance Committee Meeting - Rescheduled from Jan. 28, 2016 to Wed., Feb. 3, 2016 @ 6 pm | Agenda

Executive Committee Meeting - Mon., Feb. 1, 2016 @ 6:30 p.m | Agenda

Operations Committee Meeting - Rescheduled from Jan. 25, 2016 to Mon., Feb. 1, 2016 @ 5pm | Agenda

Board of Trustees Mtg | Nov 18, 2015 Mtg Rescheduled to Tue, Dec. 8, 2015 @ 5 pm | Van Ness Campus | Agenda | Minutes | Executive Appointment Rulemaking | Veterans Access, Choice and Accountability Act of 2014 | Proposed Contract Change Order No. 11-12 | Appointment of Troy LeMaile Stovall | Haghani Tenure | Institutional Aid | Fee Reform | Annual meetings | SHADD | Administration and Management | Capital Improvement Plan | 2017 Budget | President's Report | Minutes 12-8-15 | Audio | Transcript