|UCCSN Board of Regents' Meeting Minutes
September 5-6, 1887
Volume OB - Page 52
September 5, 1887
Board of Regents met in regular form. All present also President
Brown, Professor Ring and Foster Gould.
After lengthy discussion it was decided that all applicants for
admission would have to stand an examination in arithmetic, gram-
mar, penmanship and reading.
The age at which a student could enter the University was dis-
cussed. The law made it 15 years, and none under that age could
Upon motion the following books were adopted:
Fisher's Arithmetic No. 2
Harper's Common School Geography
Swiutiri's Grammar and Composition
Spencerian System of Penmanship
Barne's Brief History U.S.
Swett's School Elocution
Robinson's Elementary Algebra
Steele's 14 Weeks in Chemistry
Geometry - Wentworth - in discretion
Steele's 14 Weeks in Astronomy
Latin - text books discretionary
Regent Dovey made verbal report of his trip to California.
Upon motion Board adjourned.
C. C. Stevenson
John M. Dormer
Clerk Board Regents