Board of Visitors

Board of Visitors

The Board of Visitors (BOV) is the governing body for Virginia State University. Pursuant to §§ 23.1-1301 through 23.1-1310 and §§ 23.1‑2702 through 23.1-2705 of the Code of Virginia, the Board is responsible for the management of funds and approval of an annual budget, as well as controlling and expending the funds of the University that relate to appropriations, appointing the University President, setting student tuition, mandatory fees and other necessary charges, and oversight of University affairs. 

The 15 member Board of Visitors assembles on campus for quarterly scheduled meetings to discuss strategic planning and budgeting, student and academic affairs, endowment management, resources and governance, auditing, and facilities management. The members also participate in annual and special events on and off-campus. 

2021-2022 Meeting Schedule


 DATES, 2021-2022


February 2, 2022 Board of Visitors Public Comment Meeting Notice: Proposed Increase in Mandatory Fees. 

February 2, 2022


February BOV Meeting; Two Day Session - Consecutive Committee Meetings on Day 1, Board Meeting on Day 2

February 3-4, 2022 (Thursday-Friday)

Gateway Dining & Event Center




April Annual Meeting: Two Day Session Consecutive Committee Meetings on Day 1, Board Meeting on Day 2

April 21-22, 2022 (Thursday-Friday)

 Gateway Dining & Event Center

3.12.21 (acr) Office of the President

Archived Notices

Board Meeting Notice November 2021

Board Meeting Notice September 16-17, 2021

Board Meeting Notice August 5-6, 2021

Board Meeting Notice June 11, 2021

Board Meeting Notice May 14, 2021

Board Meeting Notice April 22-23, 2021

Board Meeting Notice March 18, 2021

Board Meeting Notice Feb 5, 2021

Board Meeting Notice Feb 4, 2021