University of Western Ontario
London, ON N6A 5B8
President & CEO: Amit Chakma
Vice President: Janice Deakin
Charitable Reg. #: 10816 2587 RR0001
Grade: AThe grade is based on the charity's public reporting of the work it does and the results it achieves.
Need for Funding
Cents to the Cause
Full-time staff #4,284
Avg. Compensation $108,843
Top 10 Staff Salary Range
|$300k - $350k||3|
|$250k - $300k||4|
|$200k - $250k||0|
|$160k - $200k||0|
|$120k - $160k||0|
|$80k - $120k||0|
|$40k - $80k||0|
About University of Western Ontario:
Founded in 1878, University of Western Ontario is a public research university located in London, Ontario, Canada. The university has 23,383 undergraduate students, 2,977 masters students, 2,026 PHDs, and 1,410 full-time staff, for a student to full-time staff ratio of 24:1. The university offers more than 400 different specializations, majors, and minors at the undergraduate level. The university has 12 schools and 3 affiliated university colleges. In F2015, only 3% of total revenue came from donations and 32% of total revenue came from student fees. The university has raised $642m for its $750m 'Be Extraordinary' fundraising campaign as of 2016. The $750m will be allocated as follows: $277m or 37% to student awards and programs, $199m or 27% to attracting and retaining top faculty members, $182m or 24% to academic research, and $92m or 12% to infrastructure.
In F2015, University of Western Ontario's administrative costs were 2% of revenues while fundraising costs were 12% of donations. Total overhead costs of 14% fall within Ci's reasonable range. The university has funding reserves of $1,069m, including donor-endowed funds of $532m. This funding reserve can cover annual programs for 13 months or 6 months excluding donor-endowed funds.
Analysis updated by Ruoxi Gao in 2016, currently under review by University of Western Ontario.
Financial RatiosFiscal year ending April
|Administrative costs as % of revenues||2.1%||2.1%||2.0%|
|Fundraising costs as % of donations||12.2%||12.5%||10.2%|
|Program cost coverage (%)||107.2%||89.9%||80.2%|
Summary Financial StatementsAll figures in $000s
|Fees for service||508,156||468,402||429,936|
|Cash flow from operations||96,750||104,897||73,175|