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.

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 Hayley Weddle, a UC San Diego doctoral student in Education Studies.

Student Regent-designate

UC Santa Barbara graduate student Jamaal Muwwakkil is the student Regent for 2020-21.

2020-21 Student Regent application information

The application period for the 2020-21 Student Regent closed on March 31, 2019. The Student Regent will be appointed by the Regents at their July 2019 meeting.

Student Regent

 Hayley Weddle

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

Student Regent-designate


The current Student Regent-designate is Jamaal Muwwakkil, a graduate student at UC Santa Barbara.