Presidential Search Schedule

Central Oregon Community College Presidential Search Calendar
(as of Oct. 2, 2018)



Search Consultant chosen; meets with Board   

September 7 – 8

Committee make up approved  

Wednesday, Sept. 12

Community Input meetings 

October 1 – 3

Advisory Committee meeting

Wednesday, Oct. 3 (informal)

Board formally approves Presidential Profile and Job Description; appoints Advisory Committee;

Wednesday, Oct. 10

Recruitment phase


Advertising begins

October 16 online

October 26 print

Initial candidate application deadline

Monday, Nov. 26

Review of candidates by Committee

November 26 – December 14

Advisory Committee selects semi-finalists

Monday, Dec. 17

Video semi-finalist interviews with Advisory Committee

Week of January 14

Committee recommends finalists

By Friday, Jan. 18

Board approves names of finalists

Wednesday, Jan. 23

Candidate on-campus interviews

Weeks of Feb. 4 and 11

Board selects finalist

By Friday, Feb. 15

Visits to campuses of finalists

Week of Feb. 18 or 25

Informal decision/negotiations

Week of Feb. 25

Formal decision/announcement

Early March