GR II - Governance of the University of Kentucky

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Governing Regulation II - Governance of the University of Kentucky [PDF]



The governance of the University of Kentucky is vested by law in the Board of Trustees (KRS 164.131).  This Governing Regulation describes the authority, membership, committees, and responsibilities of the Board of Trustees.


Topics Include

Board of Trustees: definition, membership, officers, meetings, standing and special committees, powers and responsibilities, Petitions to Address the Board


Regulation Information

Effective Date: 3/5/2019

Responsible Official / Office: Board of Trustees


Related Materials

Kentucky Revised Statutes:

45A.335 Definitions for terms used in KRS 45A.330 to 45A.340

45A.340 Conflicts of interest of public officers and employees

61.800 Legislative statement of policy

61.850 Construction

164.131 Board of Trustees of University of Kentucky -- Membership -- Terms

164.140 Selection of alumni trustees

164.160 Trustees constitute body corporate -- Power to receive and administer revenue and property

164.170 Meetings of board -- Quorum -- Expenses -- Public character

164.180 Officers of board -- Bylaws

164.190 Executive committee

164.200 Regulations for university -- Physical training and discipline of students

164.210 Colleges, departments, and bureaus determined by trustees

164.220 Appointment, salaries and retirement benefits of university personnel

164.240 Degrees granted by trustees

164.250 Report to legislature

164.270 Sale of realty -- When authorized

164A.550 Definitions for KRS 164A.555 to 164A.630

164A.630 Statutes binding the board

416.010 Institution of condemnation action by railroad