Student Regent

The student Regent is a voting member of The Regents of the University of California, attending all meetings of the Board and its Committees and serving a one-year term commencing July 1. The Board of Regents meets six times a year, every other month, in two-day meetings.

The powers and authorities of The Regents are broadly established in the Constitution of the State of California and are reflected in Bylaw 12 of The Regents of the University of California.

The student Regent is reimbursed for expenses incurred for attendance at meetings of the Board and its Committees. All mandatory University fees and tuition are waived for the student Regent during the academic years in which he or she serves as a Regent-designate and as a member of the Board.

The current student Regent is Paul Monge, a law student at University of California, Berkeley.

Student Regent-designate

UCLA graduate student Devon Graves has been appointed to be the student Regent for 2018-19. He is a non-voting Regent-designate from July 12, 2017 until his term begins on July 1, 2018.

2019-20 Student Regent application information

The application for the 2019-20 Student Regent is available. All students currently enrolled at a UC campus are encouraged to apply. The deadline to apply is February 25, 2018. Applicants must submit a completed application, a current resume, and an essay as described on the application form. Materials should be emailed to Regents Analyst Clare Sheridan at AND also to the applicant's campus Student Regent coordinator (listed on the application form). The Student Regent will be appointed by the Regents at their July meeting.

The videos below offer some insight into the Student Regent position and application process.

2018-19 Student Advisor application information

The application for the 2018-19 Student Advisor is also available and undergraduate students are encouraged to apply for this postion. The deadline to apply is February 25, 2018. Student Advisor candidates fill out the same application as candidates for Student Regent.

Student Regent


 The current Student Regent is Paul Monge, a law student at UC Berkeley.

Student Regent-designate

Devon Graves

The current Student Regent-designate is Devon Graves, a graduate student at UCLA.