OU Header
Fast Facts

OU is one of the few public universities in the nation to cap the class size of first-year English composition courses at no more than 19 students.
See more Fast Facts

Board of Regents


The official governing body of The University of Oklahoma, Cameron University, and Rogers State University is the Board of Regents, composed of seven citizens appointed by the Governor with the advice and consent of the State Senate. Each Regent serves a seven-year term.

Chairman of the Board of Regents for 2015-16 is Jon R. Stuart, Tulsa businessman; vice chairman is A. Max Weitzenhoffer, prominent Broadway and London theatre producer.

Other members of the Board are Clayton I. Bennett, Oklahoma City businessman; Kirk D. Humphreys, Oklahoma City businessman; Leslie J. Rainbolt-Forbes, M.D. of Oklahoma City, Bill W. Burgess, Jr., Lawton businessman and C. Renzi Stone, Oklahoma City businessman.

Board of Regents Group Photo

Front row, left to right: Bill W. Burgess, Jr.; Vice President for University Governance Chris A. Purcell, Ph.D.;
Vice Chairman A. Max Weitzenhoffer; Chairman Jon R. Stuart.
Back row, left to right: Clayton I. Bennett; C. Renzi Stone; Kirk Humphreys; Leslie J. Rainbolt-Forbes, M.D.