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Board of Visitors Charter Board of Visitors Bylaws Appointment Letter Member Handbook

The U.S. Air Force Academy Board of Visitors is established under Title 10 U.S. Code, ยง 9355. The Board inquires into the morale, discipline, curriculum, instruction, physical equipment, fiscal affairs, academic methods and other matters relating to the Academy which the Board decides to consider.

The Board meets at least four times per year, with at least two of those meetings at the Academy. The Board prepares semiannual reports containing its views and recommendations pertaining to the Academy. Each written report is submitted concurrently to the secretary of defense, through the secretary of the Air Force, and to the Committee on Armed Services of the Senate and the Committee on Armed Services of the House of Representatives.

Presidential appointees to the Board of Visitors are appointed for three-year terms, but per Title 10, they continue to sit on the Board until replaced. Members appointed by the vice president or president pro tempore, the speaker of the House of Representatives or the chairmen of the Senate or House Armed Services committees sit on the Board until they resign, are relieved or are no longer in office.

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Board of Visitors Meeting Minutes
15 November, 2017 25 September, 2014 2 December, 2011
28 July, 2017 17 June, 2014 15 July, 2011
7 April, 2017 6 March, 2014 13 May, 2011
8 December, 2016 14 January 2014 5 February, 2011
9 June, 2016 14 June, 2013 10 December, 2010
18 March, 2016 15 March, 2013 23 July, 2010
10 December, 2015 7 December, 2012 13 May, 2010
25 September, 2015 14 September, 2012 26 February, 2010
9 June, 2015 11 May, 2012  
3 December, 2014 10 February, 2012