The Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon is divided into High Schools and Higher Education Schools, which cover related disciplines. There are also central departments that support the schools with the aim of improving the university student’s education.
The Board of Trustees is the highest decision-making body within a School. It is conformed of faculty, researchers and representative students who are democratically elected according to the Internal Regulations of the School. The Dean is the executive authority, his position lasts 3 years and can only be re-elected for a second term.