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Board of Trustees

Who We Are

Under Ohio Revised Code 3361.01, the University of Cincinnati’s Board of Trustees is the governing body of the University of Cincinnati. The board is composed of 11 members, 9 voting members and two nonvoting student members, who are appointed by the Governor of Ohio with the advice and consent of the State Senate. Trustees are appointed to a nine-year term of office, with the exception of student trustees who are appointed to a two-year term.

What We Do

The board is responsible for selecting and appointing the president; setting the operating budget; approving personnel appointments; granting all degrees awarded by the university, including honorary degrees; establishing tuition and fee rates; approving contracts; and approving all rules, regulations, curriculum changes, new programs and degrees of the university.

UC Mission Statement

Mick and Mac.

Mailing Address

Office of the Board of Trustees
University of Cincinnati
P. O. Box 210062
Cincinnati, OH  45221-0062


Office Location

University Pavilion, Room 614
2618 McMicken Circle
West Uptown Campus  

Phone: (513) 556-3233
Fax: (513) 556-5269