Board of Curators of Transylvania University Records,1908-1995

Descriptive Summary

Title
Board of Curators of Transylvania University Records,1908-1995
Creator
Transylvania University Board of Curators.
Extent
4 cubic ft., and ca 5 v.
Subjects
Transylvania University -- Administration
Transylvania University -- Board of Curators
Transylvania University Finance
College trustees -- Kentucky -- Lexington
Education, Higher -- Kentucky -- Lexington
Universities and colleges -- Kentucky -- Lexington -- Administration
Minutes
Finding Aid Author
Processed by: staff; machine-readable finding aid created by:Bonnie Cox
Repository
Transylvania University

Collection Overview

Biography / History
The Board of Curators of Transylvania University acts to support and assist the university president and other executive officers; formulates policy upon the recommendations of those officers; and accepts responsibility for the fiscal integrity of the institution. The board is limited to no more than fifty persons. The full board meets annually; its executive committee is empowered to act on its behalf in the interim and conducts monthly meetings.
Scope and Content
Materials consist of minutes and financial reports of the board, along with various other reports, memoranda, and correspondence. These records include minutes and financial reports of the board and executive committee (1908-1985), along with fragmentary correspondence, memoranda, and other reports. Minutes detail the general administration of Transylvania University. Unpublished catalog of holdings.