The President of the University shall be elected by the Board of Trustees at its annual meeting, and an agreement shall be made between the President and the Board at that meeting.
The President of the University shall be the chief executive officer for the Board in the management of the University. As the administrative head, he/she shall exercise complete and general management and supervision over the University in all business and professional matters, subject to the bylaws of the Board of Trustees. The President shall act as the medium of communication between the trustees and all persons in the service of the University. All communications from persons engaged by the University to the Board of trustees shall be presented through the office of the President.
In the absence of the President, the Provost will be responsible for administrative decisions.