Michigan State University President Lou Anna Simon has received a contract extension from the school's governing board.
The university's board of trustees unanimously voted to extend Simon's contract through September 2011.
Her annual salary remains at $425,000 a year.
Simon's original three-year contract as Michigan State's president was set to expire in January 2008.
Trustees cited Simon's leadership in fundraising and her involvement in efforts to improve and diversify Michigan's economy.