COMPASS is a university-wide organization established to promote and strengthen student involvement through voluntary participation in the University Community Outreach Program by inculcating the values of volunteerism and social responsibility among its members.

It also seeks to coordinate with various community outreach organizations of the different departments within the University, government organizations (GOs) and non-government organizations (NGOs) in the pursuit of exchanging experiences and ideas and in furtherance of knowledge in terms of community understanding and genuine community involvement.