Board of Governors


UFV hosts COWCUBS 2019

October 27-29

University of the Fraser Valley, Abbotsford, BC

Watch our videos to find out more:

COWCUBS 2019 Program 

A description of the sessions and presenters is now available:  COWCUBS 2019 Program (draft). 

Sessions include:

  • Crisis management
  • Presidential search/transitions
  • Governance as leadership
  • Refreshing your academic governance committee structure

The conference ends on Tuesday at noon.


The cost to register is $275 (+ tax) per person. Registration will open in late August. This fee covers all conference sessions and the following meals:

  • Sunday - informal dinner in the evening with live music
  • Monday - breakfast, lunch, as well as dinner at a local brew pub
  • Tuesday - breakfast, and a boxed lunch


Rooms will be available for $109 (+ tax) a night at the Sandman Hotel and Suites until September 27th.

Please note, after this date, we cannot guarantee room availability or the discounted rate.

Attendees will receive details via email on how to book a room. A hospitality suite will also be available both evenings.


The driving time from the Abbotsford airport (YXX) to the hotel is approximately 15 minutes. From the Vancouver airport (YVR), it is about one hour. Taxi service from Vancouver is notoriously poor. 


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