Interim UNC-Chapel Hill Chancellor Kevin Guskiewicz and interim UNC-system President Bill Roper address Guskiewicz's goals for this academic year and their mission for UNC's future at the Carolina Inn on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019. 

UNC System Presidential Search Committee meets to discuss terms of search

The UNC System President Search Committee met on Thursday to discuss the terms of their search, promising that students will be an important part of that process.

Board of Governors

The Board of Governors makes policy decisions for the UNC system and all of its constituent institutions. The board also elects the president of the UNC system — currently Thomas Ross — who oversees the system’s administrative affairs. The N.C. General Assembly elects all 32 voting members of the board to four-year terms. There are non-voting members as well, such as former board chairmen, former governors and the president of the Association of Student Governments.

Committees are often appointed to discuss certain issues. Some of those standing committees include one for audits, budget and finance, educational planning, policies and programs, personnel and tenure, public affairs, strategic directions and university governance. 

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