Four of the twelve Regent seats are open for election every two years. The four six-year terms to be filled in 2017 are one at large (statewide) and one each for residents in the second, third and eighth congressional districts.
The links below are the documents included in the application packet. The application form is the only document that must submitted. The other documents are meant to provide you with information about the council and the criteria council members will be looking for in candidates to the Board of Regents.
The application can be filled out electronically using Adobe Acrobat, but a signed application must be submitted to the RCAC office for consideration. Electronic signatures are acceptable.
Completed and signed application forms must be received by 4:00 PM Tuesday, December 6, 2016. Applications may be sent by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org, by fax to 651-297-3697, or by mail or submitted in person to the address listed below.
Regent Candidate Advisory Council
c/o Legislative Coordinating Commission
72 State Office Building
100 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Blvd.
St. Paul, MN 55155
From the pool of applicants, the RCAC will invite selected candidates for public interviews January 4 - 6, 2017.
Application materials are also available by e-mail, mail or fax; call (651) 296-9002 to request a copy.
* Application materials are posted as Portable Document Format (PDF) files and must be viewed with Acrobat Reader Software. A free version of this software is available on the Adobe Website. Adobe also provides free accessibility tools for screen reader access.