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In accordance with Northern Marianas College’s policies pertaining to the nomination of new members to the Northern Marianas College Board of Regents, the Regent Nominating Committee is seeking prospective candidates who are interested in serving as a Regent.

Pursuant to 3 CMC Subsection 1311, the current vacancies require that candidates be residents of Saipan. The vacancy will represent the following:

  • One Seat representing: Women
  • One Seat representing: Private Sector

Interested applicants must also demonstrate a commitment to the mission of Northern Marianas College and knowledge of higher education. Accreditation guidelines also provide that board members of the governing board must understand, accept, and fulfill fiduciary responsibilities to act in good faith, and in the best interest of the institution toward achievement of its mission, Board members must be willing to:

  • Fulfill its fiduciary responsibilities.
  • Make fiscal decisions after a careful balancing of interests in light of its responsibility to oversee the institution’s primary focus on and support of student achievement.
  • Create and adhere to policies consistent with best practices in higher education.
  • Reflect areas of competence in board membership as needed to fulfill its responsibilities to the institution.
  • Establish, review, and revise, as necessary, key institutional plans and policies.
  • Review and consider reasonable and relevant interests of the institution’s internal and external constituencies during its decision-making deliberations.
  • Maintain and honor clear policies on shared governance.
  • Review and adopt or reaffirm the institution’s mission and vision statements.
  • Comply with regulations regarding board structure and governance.
  • Advocate for the continued autonomy of the institution.

Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest and a resume to: Helen Camacho, Executive Secretary to the Board of Regents at PO Box 50125 Saipan, MP, 96950 or email [email protected]

Deadline: Ongoing until positions are filled.

Notice to Persons with Disabilities

Northern Marianas College (NMC) is committed to ensuring that all persons have equal access to its programs, opportunities, and information resources, including those on its institutional website in accordance to the requirements of Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.

We apologize for any inconvenience as we work on bringing NMC’s website into full compliance. For immediate assistance, please contact Lucille Deleon Guerrero by email [email protected] or by calling (670) 237-6874.

If you wish to report an issue related to the accessibility of any content on NMC’s website, including a complaint about the accessibility of a document, form, or statement, you may do so by contacting the NMC’s IT Department by email at [email protected]. In your email please include the following information:

  1. The URL you are having accessibility issues with;
  2. The accessibility issue your are experiencing;
  3. Your name, phone number, and email address.

If you would like to file a formal grievance against the Northern Marianas College pursuant to the requirements of Section 504 and Title II, you may submit such grievance to the Office of the NMC President, P.O. Box 501250, Saipan MP 96950 or email [email protected].

You may also file a complaint with the U.S. Department of Education (USDOE) Office for Civil Rights. More information about filing a complaint with USDOE can be found at