Tribally Controlled College or University Law and Legal Definition

According to 25 USCS § 1801 (Title 25, Indians; Chapter 20, Tribally Controlled Colleges and Universities Assistance), the term "tribally controlled college or university" means “an institution of higher education which is formally controlled, or has been formally sanctioned, or chartered, by the governing body of an Indian tribe or tribes, except that no more than one such institution shall be recognized with respect to any such tribe.”