Trustees | Trusteeship

Asking Questions, Getting Answers

A Guide for Higher Ed Trustees
May 1, 2019 by ACTA Download PDF Press Release

This guide, updated in 2019, outlines some of the key questions trustees should ask regarding the academic and financial operations of their institutions. Institutions vary significantly in terms of size, audience, and purpose. But by asking questions and following up, trustees can play a pivotal role in ensuring that the next generation receives a quality education at the lowest possible cost.


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