The Financial Landscape of Canadian Universities

CAUBO has developed an overview of the financial landscape of Canadian universities, focusing on critical topics that have become particularly relevant in this current era of unprecedented change. The financial landscape achieves the following: It provides an analysis of key financial trends as identified and explored through CAUBO’s data-rich analytical tools and resources. It emphasizes … Continue reading “The Financial Landscape of Canadian Universities”

Data Insights series – Changing Patterns in University Revenues and General Operating Expenditures

CAUBO has developed this Data Insights series to highlight key financial trends in the university sector. The factsheets aim to provide a concise, yet fact-based analysis of some of the sector’s most pressing risks and challenges. The first two factsheets in the series address the rapidly changing patterns in spendable income and general operating expenditures … Continue reading “Data Insights series – Changing Patterns in University Revenues and General Operating Expenditures”

University Funding in Canada, A Comparison of Provincial Policies on University Funding, Student Aid, and Research Support

This CAUBO report, prepared by Higher Education Strategy Associates (HESA), compares approaches to institutional funding across the country.  It provides comparative information, summarizing provincial differences regarding determining institutional grants; approval and funding of new programs; transfers to support specific missions, (e.g. minority language populations or rural/northern population); and performance measures that are used in funding … Continue reading “University Funding in Canada, A Comparison of Provincial Policies on University Funding, Student Aid, and Research Support”

Join us for CAUBO’s first virtual conference, June 15–17, 2021!

Registration is now open for CAUBO 2021! The CAUBO 2021 conference is an amazing professional development and networking opportunity happening June 15–17, 2021. We’re busily making plans for a virtual CAUBO 2021 – and we think you’re going to love it. The conference will include all the dynamic, relevant, and thought-provoking content you have come … Continue reading “Join us for CAUBO’s first virtual conference, June 15–17, 2021!”

Leveraging Robotic Process Automation to Optimize Administrative Processes

Now more than ever, higher education administrators are looking for efficiency gains and seeking to answer a critical question: How can we do more with less? To help members answer this question, CAUBO has commissioned a report that outlines how Robotic Process Automation (RPA) can be applied to optimize administrative processes. The report, prepared by … Continue reading “Leveraging Robotic Process Automation to Optimize Administrative Processes”

A Statistical Approach Framework for Transactional Compliance Testing now available to institutional members

Do you currently review 100% of all expenses charged to a research grant? If so, did you know that the new principles-based guidelines introduced by the Tri-Agencies now allow institutions to consider materiality and risks for compliance testing purposes? To help member institutions reduce the administrative burden associated with compliance, CAUBO engaged KPMG to develop a … Continue reading “A Statistical Approach Framework for Transactional Compliance Testing now available to institutional members”

CAUBO 2020 cancelled

CAUBO 2020: Cancellation of the CAUBO guestroom block at the Westin Harbour Castle hotel As we informed you a few days ago, CAUBO 2020 has been cancelled due to the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic. This is to advise you that the Westin Harbour Castle will be cancelling all reservations found under the CAUBO guestroom block. If … Continue reading “CAUBO 2020 cancelled”