Legislative Biennium 2021-2023
Your place for updates on the legislative process, UND's budget planning and the legislative outcome.
Jan. 5, 2021
Governor Burgum delivered his state of the state address to the legislature at the Capitol in Bismarck. Watch the recording.
Dec. 3, 2020
Governor Burgum presented his 2021-23 executive budget to the Legislative Assembly featuring a plan to hold general fund spending even. This includes a proposed budget reduction of 7.5% for higher ed. Here are his budget address and PowerPoint presentation. Greater detail is available in the complete 2021-2023 North Dakota Executive Budget Summary.
As UND works through the legislative process, it continues to plan against various budget scenarios that are based on guidance from the North Dakota University System, the State Board of Higher Education (SBHE), and the Governor’s Office.
As the picture of the enrollment revenue and state appropriations becomes more clear, UND will make adjustments to its budget planning for FY22 and FY23. The current status of the SBHE’s needs-based budget recommendation for UND is available.