Faculty Activity Reporting System

Welcome to FARS, Western Michigan University's newly implemented Faculty Activity Reporting System. FARS is an electronic vehicle for faculty portfolio management and reporting. It offers a convenient, user-friendly system for faculty to document their achievements in teaching, research, creative activities, and services. The data generated by the system are crucial for strategic planning and decision making in the future.

2016-17 Professional Activities Report (PAR) Submission

Starting in Fall 2017, all full-time board-appointed ranked faculty will submit their Professional Activities Report through FARS. The 2016-17 PAR is due on October 16, 2017. To sign up for FARS training, please click on "Request Training". To report a problem, please call the OIT Help Desk at 269-387-4357 or click on "Report a Problem". Click on "Quick Start Guide" to download a quick start guide to Faculty Activity Reporting System. 

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Quick start guide

Login Information

FARS went live on September 15th, 2017. Faculty can access FARS through GoWMU using their Bronco NetID and password. From there, click on the "All Links" menu listed under My Work, then on the third link "Faculty Activity Reporting System."


Click on FARS News to read an article about the Faculty Activity Reporting System in the Western News.