Statement of Purpose

The name of the organization is Canadian Organization of Faculty Association Staff (COFAS).

The objects of the organization are:

  • To foster high standards of performance by faculty association staff through an annual conference;
  • To promote the interests of faculty association staff through training, development and mutual communication;
  • To advance the work of faculty associations through information-sharing and professional development of association staff;
  • To bring into common association faculty association staff to promote bonds of friendship, fellowship and mutual understanding; and,
  • To deal with all such things as are necessary to carry out the objects of the Organization.


    Approved, at the COFAS Conference held in Niagara-on-the Lake, May 29- June 1, 2003.