The National Collegiate Athletics Association requires each of its member institutions to appoint an FAR who must be a member of the faculty or administrative staff and may not hold a position in the athletics department. The results most recent survey of the FARs was published in 2013 and builds upon previous surveys conducted in 2005 and in 1996. The current report, based on a 2011 survey of more than 650 FARs, provides a comprehensive, contemporary look at the FAR experience and a valuable comparison to prior surveys.
Results of the NCAA Faculty Athletics Representatives (FAR) Survey (February 2013):
- Final Report of the NCAA Faculty Athletics Representatives (FAR) Survey (5.5 MB)
- Compressed pdf of report (1.2 MB)
If you have questions about this report, please contact Michael Miranda, associate director of research, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 317/917-6304.
Results from the 2005-06 version of this survey are available on the Faculty Athletics Representatives Association website.