Corporate financial reporting encompasses financial statements, reports and information returns prepared for various end users and governing bodies. These include, but are not limited to, the combined financial statements; Council of Ontario Finance Officers (COFO) reporting; Canadian Association of University Business Officers (CAUBO) reporting; and the Canadian information return for the Canada Revenue Agency.
The above-mentioned reports and additional information are available using the links listed below:
The University of Western Ontario's combined financial statements are prepared annually with a fiscal year-end of April 30.
For historical statements, please contact one of the Corporate Financial Reporting persons listed below.
Reporting is prepared in compliance with COFO's Reporting Guidelines to ensure the most comparative and consistent presentation of financial information, recognizing caveats for working with data and historical comparisons. An affiliate of the Council of Ontario Universities (COU), COFO is comprised of senior finance officers from the province's twenty universities. Its activities include producing an annual financial report on sector financial details, producing the Financial Report of Ontario Universities Highlights, as well as collecting the reports submitted by COFO members.
Reporting is prepared in compliance with CAUBO's Guidelines recognizing CAUBO's General Caveat regarding data and comparisons. CAUBO is a non-profit professional organizaton representing the interest of the administrative and financial officers in Canadian universities and affiliated colleges.
The University of Western Ontario annually files, with the Canada Revenue Agency, a T3010-Registered Charity Information Return for the year ended April 30th.