The Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges (AGB) is the only national association that serves the interests and needs of academic governing boards, boards of institutionally related foundations, and campus CEOs and other senior-level campus administrators on issues related to higher education governance and leadership. Its mission is to strengthen, protect, and advocate on behalf of citizen trusteeship that supports and advances higher education.
AGB serves more than 36,000 individuals, including:
AGB has more than 1,250 member institutions --colleges and universities of all types (independent and public, four-year and two-year, and general and specialized) plus public college and university foundation boards.
AGB advances the practice of citizen trusteeship and helps ensure the quality and success of our nation's colleges and universities. To do so, AGB delivers programs and services that
AGB, founded in 1921, is located in Washington, D.C.