Samples, Research & Tools
Board Documents

The Library maintains this collection of board materials including bylaws, board roles and responsibilities, committee structures and responsibilities, nomination and orientation material, and assorted other documents. The pages linked below are arranged by document type, then alphabetically by institution.

Documents by board type:
Special institution types:
Alumni association boards
Institutionally related foundation boards
Community college boards
Independent school boards

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The Library welcomes documents and other material from your institution. If you would like to contribute samples, see the Library's sample submission guidelines or contact us at

These documents are generously contributed by advancement professionals around the world in the spirit of peer-to-peer exchange. Others are publicly available on institutional websites.


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