Board of Governors
Accounting for student success.
Emily Carr University of Art + Design is a public institution governed in accordance with the University Act of British Columbia.
It operates with a bicameral governance system with a duly constituted Board of Governors and Senate both of which include representation from faculty, staff, administration and students.
Board of Governors
The Board of Governors is the senior governing body at Emily Carr and has responsibility for the management, administration and control of property, revenue, business and affairs of the University.
The Board has 15 members including the Chancellor, President + Vice-Chancellor, 2 elected faculty members, 2 elected students, 1 elected employee member, and 8 members appointed by the Government of British Columbia. The Board meets five times a year and further information on the Board, its committees, meeting dates and copies of previous minutes can be found on this page.
Emily Carr University, with its Board of Governors, submits an annual Institutional Accountability Plan + Report and signs a Government Letter of Expectations with the Ministry of Advanced Education on an annual basis. Recently, the University developed its new Strategic Plan to 2021, which was approved by the Board of Governors in fall 2017.
- Mandate Letter 2019/20
- Institutional Accountability Plan + Report: 2017/18
- Board Summary of Activities 2017/18
- University's Strategic Plan to 2021
To contact Board members or for information about the Board, please contact the President's Office.
Meetings + Agendas
MEETINGS + AGENDAS
- February 22, 2018
- April 19, 2018
- May 17, 2018
- September 27, 2018: Regular Meeting
- September 27, 2018: Annual General Meeting
- November 22, 2018
- January 12, 2017
- February 9, 2017 - CANCELLED
- March 16, 2017
- April 20, 2017
- May 18, 2017
- September 21, 2017: Regular Meeting
- September 21, 2017: Annual General Meeting
- November 23, 2017
- February 11, 2016
- April 28, 2016
- May 19, 2016
- September 29, 2016: Regular Meeting
- September 29, 2016: Annual General Meeting
- November 9, 2016
Board Minutes 2019
Board Minutes 2018
Board Minutes 2017
Board Minutes 2016
Board Minutes 2015
Board Minutes 2014
Board Minutes 2013
Board Minutes 2012
Board Minutes 2011
Board Minutes 2010
Board Minutes 2009
Board Minutes 2008