Our North Bay Campus is home to state-of-the-art facilities like the Harris Learning Library and the R.J. Surtees Student Athletics Centre. Customize your learning experience in our Applied and Professional Studies, Arts and Science, and Education degree programs.
As of Friday, June 24, 2016, the Muskoka Campus was closed. All programs have been moved and are now offered at the North Bay Campus. Please direct any inquiries to:
100 College Drive
North Bay, ON P1B 8L7
Tel: 705.474.3450, ext.4200
Toll Free (within Ontario): 800.655.5154
The Concurrent Education program at our Brantford Campus is offered in partnership with Laurier Brantford. Graduates receive an Honours Bachelor of Arts in Society, Culture & Environment from Laurier Brantford and a Bachelor of Education from Nipissing.
1.1 The purpose of the Nipissing University Alumni Advisory Board (NUAAB) is to act as a liaison between Nipissing University and the alumni. They represent the alumni of Nipissing University.
1.2 The purpose of the Nipissing University Alumni Advisory Board (NUAAB) is to provide advice and feedback to the Board of Governors of Nipissing University on its directions, policies, and services as they affect the Nipissing University community.
2.1 The objectives of the Nipissing University Alumni Advisory Board are:
3.1 In the event that the NUAAB determines its membership or terms of reference not to be appropriate, it shall have the power to recommend and implement amendments to these Terms of Reference. This requires a two-thirds vote from the board and previous notice to make any changes.
3.2 The NUAAB can strike ad-hoc committees when needed.
4.1 The NUAAB shall consist of a maximum of 13 voting members, preference to representation from all three campuses, community member and staff/faculty member. Ideally with representation from various years of graduation. Each member will have voting rights with the exception of the Office Administrator & Alumni Relations Advisor, Assistant Vice-President Students, Past President, Past Vice-President Finance.
4.2 Membership shall include the following representatives:
4.3 Nipissing University Alumni include graduates from North Bay Normal School, North Bay Teachers’ College, Nipissing University College, and Nipissing University.
4.4 Members serve a two-year term and may express to remain on the NUAAB for a maximum of three consecutive terms.
4.5 An Executive consisting of a President and Vice-President Finance will be nominated and elected at the last regular meeting of the NUAAB every two years. The Executive positions must be held by an alumnus. The Executive may be re-elected for a maximum of two consecutive terms.
4.6 Membership shall be offered annually based on the recruitment plan of the NUAAB.
4.7 New Members: Ideally all new members will begin their term in September after they attend the Annual Board Retreat.
4.8 Applications can be submitted throughout the year. Applications will be reviewed in the last meeting each year.
4.9 Retiring Members/Resignations: A board member can retire and resign at any point via email or verbally at a meeting.
4.10 Responsibilities of Board Members:
4.11 Meeting Etiquette:
5.1 A majority of all voting members in attendance or via proxy shall constitute a quorum for the meetings of the NUAAB.
6.1 The Nipissing University Alumni Advisory Board shall meet five (5) times per year plus an annual retreat meeting will be held (usually September) of each year. Succession planning and critical path will be determined at the annual retreat. An agenda for each meeting shall be sent at least 3 days working days prior to the meeting. Members of the Board will be encouraged to contribute to the agenda.
6.2 The NUAAB can decide to schedule ad hoc meetings if necessary.
6.3 If required the executives can request votes be conducted via email.
7.1 The Office Administrator & Alumni Relations, as part of Student Development & Services, will maintain and update the website of all relevant events, services, and information pertaining to the NUAAB.
7.2 The NUAAB reports to the Nipissing University Board of Governors and Senate.
7.3 The NUAAB reports to the Nipissing University Alumni through the various communication channels.
8. BOARD MEMBER JOB DESCRIPTIONS
Office Administrator & Alumni Relations Advisor
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