Senate (Supervisory Council)

The Senate (Supervisory Council) is the fully-authorized collegial structure of governance and control of the University, which determines the main principles and directions of its development and makes decisions on the most important questions of its activities. It helps acquire financial resources to support activities and the effective cooperation of the University with state structures and local authorities, the scholarly public, sociopolitical organizations and businesses in the interests of development and raising the quality of educational activity and the competitiveness of the University, etc.

Current members of the UCU Senate

  • His Excellency Borys (Gudziak), President of UCU
  • His Excellency Bohdan (Dziurakh), Нead of the Ukrainian Catholic Apostolic Exarchate of Germany and Scandinavia
  • His Excellency Volodymyr (Hrutsa), Auxiliary Bishop of the Lviv Archeparchy
  • Andy Hunder, President, American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine 
  • Iryna Ivanchyk, Founder of the Charitable Foundation "Believe in Yourself"
  • Andriy Kostiuk, Managing Partner, KPLT Attorneys at Law
  • Volodymyr Lavrenchuk, Head of the Board, Raiffeisen Bank Aval (2005-2019)
  • Rev. Bohdan Prach, Rector of UCU
  • Yaroslav Prytula, Dean of the UCU Faculty of Applied Sciences
  • Eugene Roman, Chairman of the Board, Ukrainian Catholic Education Foundation (Canada)  
  • Mykhailo Salo, Partner of the company Romexsoft, UCU Graduate
  • Taras Szmagala, Jr. , Chairman of the Board, Ukrainian Catholic Education Foundation (USA), Senior Vice President, Public and Community Affairs and Corporate Communications at Eaton
  • Jan Tombiński, Ambassador of the European Union to Ukraine (2012-2016), Ambassador of the European Union to the Holy See (2016-2020)
  • Olena Vovk, Head of the Supervisory Council of Enzym Company
  • Kateryna Zagoriy, co-founder of the Zagoriy Foundation family charity foundation

  • Lydia Bilas, co-founder and managing partner of the Creative International Children's School with innovative education systems