Overview

The President has full executive responsibility for the operation and management of the University of Wisconsin System. The President reports to the 18-member Board of Regents and carries out the duties prescribed in Wisconsin Statutes for this office and such other duties as may be assigned by the Board or in policy actions of the Board. The Vice Presidents, Chancellors and General Counsel report to the President. The President sees to appropriate staffing of UW System administrative offices, directing and coordinating the activities of these offices as needed to fulfill his or her responsibilities.