The University of Michigan Board of Regents will conduct its regular May meeting virtually, consistent with Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s executive directive regarding public meetings during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The meeting will begin at 4:30 p.m. May 21 and will provide for public participation while maintaining appropriate social distancing. Regents and university leaders will participate virtually.

An agenda of items scheduled for the meeting can be found at the regents’ website.

The public will be able to listen to the regents meeting by clicking on a link from the main U-M website at the meeting’s scheduled time.

People who wish to offer public comment during the meeting can sign up until 9 a.m. May 20. They will receive instructions from the university on how to call in at the appropriate time to share their comments as part of the meeting.