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 Devon Graves, a graduate student at UCLA working towards a doctorate degree in Higher Education and Organizational Change.

Student Regent-designate

UC San Diego graduate student Hayley Weddle is the student Regent for 2019-20.

2020-21 Student Regent application information

The application for the 2020-21 Student Regent is available. All students currently enrolled at a UC campus are encouraged to apply. The deadline to apply is March 31, 2019. Applicants must submit a completed and signed 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.

Student Regent


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

Student Regent-designate

 Hayley Weddle

The current Student Regent-designate is Hayley Weddle, a graduate student at UC San Diego.