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Camosun College

Board of Governors

Camosun College is a public post-secondary institution. The Board of Governors administers the college on behalf of the government of BC and the Ministry of Advanced Education, as legislated by the College and Institute Act.


Board of Governors, November 2017

The role of the board is to act on behalf of the public, and oversee the affairs of the institution including property, revenue and expenditures. The board must establish the key policies that guide the activity of the organization, and is responsible for hiring their one employee, the President. The board focuses on policy and strategic leadership rather than administrative detail.

The Board of Governors consists of:

  • Eight members appointed by the Lieutenant-Governor in Council
  • One member of the faculty elected by the faculty members
  • One member of the support staff elected by the support staff
  • Two students elected by the students
  • The President of Camosun and the Chair of the Education Council are non-voting members of the board

Meeting Schedule

Board meetings are usually held September through June on the first Monday of the month.

2017-2018 Meetings
Date Time Type Location
Monday, September 18, 2017 5pm Inaugural/regular P216 Lansdowne Board Room
Monday, October 2 5pm Private function Interurban Interaction Lab
Monday, November 6 5pm Regular P216 Lansdowne Board Room
Monday, December 4 5pm Regular P216 Lansdowne Board Room
Monday, February 5, 2018 5pm Regular P216 Lansdowne Board Room
Monday, March 5 4:30pm Special Government Mandate Letter P216 Lansdowne Board Room
5pm Special Board Meeting – Focus on Education Wilna Thomas Cultural Centre, Lansdowne
Monday, April 9 5pm Regular P216 Lansdowne Board Room
Monday, May 7 5pm Regular P216 Lansdowne Board Room
Monday, June 11 5pm Regular P216 Lansdowne Board Room

Rules for Election to the Board of Governors PDF

The Board and College Executive truly appreciate the contribution made by our past Presidents and Board Chairs. We are very fortunate to gather together every year or two at the Dunlop House with those from the past to re-connect and continue to share our special relationship. The wonderful lunch shown here, held on February 7, 2018, was prepared and served by our own Hospitality Management students.


At Dunlop House, February 7, 2018

Contact Us
Camosun College Lansdowne
3100 Foul Bay Rd
Victoria BC V8P 5J2
Camosun College Interurban
4461 Interurban Rd
Victoria BC V9E 2C1
  • 250–370–3000
  • 1–877–554–7555 (toll-free)

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