USM Regents Committee on Education Policy and Student Life Meets March 6; Audit Committee to Discuss Independent Auditor Procurement at 8:30 a.m. March 6

Baltimore, Md. (March 4, 2020) – The University System of Maryland (USM) Board of Regents Committee on Education Policy and Student Life at its next meeting will vote on new academic program proposals and hear an update on system-wide student success initiatives.

The meeting is scheduled to begin at 9:30 a.m. on Friday, March 6. The meeting will take place in the Chesapeake Ballroom Salon A of the College Park Marriott Hotel & Conference Center of the University of Maryland Global Campus, 3501 University Blvd. East, Adelphi, MD.

Additionally, a phone call meeting for the Committee on Audit has been scheduled for 8:30 a.m. on Friday, March 6 regarding procurement of an independent auditor. The public can access the discussion via the dial-in number of 1-877-960-8069 and the participant pass code is 4451900. The Committee on Audit will vote on whether to use the independent audit firm, or to conduct a separate search for a different independent audit firm.

At the 9:30 a.m. Committee on Education Policy and Student Life meeting, the degree program proposals are from the University of Maryland, College Park: a B.S. in Biocomputational Engineering; a M.A. in International Relations; and a M.S. in Applied Political Analytics.

The committee will receive an update on the USM new student enrollment pipeline and aggregate student success. There will also be updates on USM P-20 initiatives and crisis management/enterprise risk management in the USM.

Agendas for Board of Regents meetings are here.

Sign language interpreters and/or appropriate accommodations for eligible individuals with disabilities will be provided upon request. Please call 301.445.1901 (voice) or 301.314.7683 (TTY/ITT) to make special arrangements.

Parking for the meeting will be available at the Inn and Conference Center garage. Driving directions are available here.


Contact: Mike Lurie
Phone: 301.445.2719