Corporate Financial Reporting

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:

Financial Statements

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.

COFO Reporting

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.

CAUBO Reporting

Reporting is prepared in compliance with CAUBO's Guidelines recognizing CAUBO's General Caveat regarding data and comparisons. CAUBO is a non-profit professional organization representing the interest of the administrative and financial officers in Canadian universities and affiliated colleges.

Canadian Information Return

The University of Western Ontario annually files, with the Canada Revenue Agency, a T3010-Registered Charity Information Return for the year ended April 30th.

U.S. Reporting Information

Employee Identification Number (EIN) - 98-6001623

DUNS Number - 208469452

If you would like information about our IRS Determination Letter, please contact Laura Atkins.

If you would like information about our W-8BEN-E, please contact Sandy Philip.

Corporate Financial Reporting Contacts:

Ryan Palmer, Controller,, 519-661-2111 ext. 85448
Laura Atkins, Assistant Controller,, 519-661-2111 ext. 80409