Regents of the University of California
The Regents of the University of California
make up the governing board of the University of California
. The 18 Regents are appointed by the Governor of California
for 12-year terms. One member is a student appointed for a one-year term. Then there are 7 ex-officio
members - the Governor, Lieutenant Governor, Speaker of the Assembly, Superintendent of Public Instruction, president and vice president of the Alumni Associations of UC, and UC president.