This pre-budget submission was written to advocate for Ontario universities in advance of the 2015 provincial budget. It makes three recommendations for the consideration of funding for provincial universities, particularly as the province moves to balance the budget, for the following areas: maintain the quality, accessibility and global respect of Ontario university education; match federal research infrastructure dollars; and enhance the internationalization of Ontario universities.
Universities are major economic drivers. Recent studies indicate that a comprehensive Ontario university has an annual economic impact of $2.6 billion, while a very large university has an estimated annual impact of $16 billion.
Graduate Survey: A Better Future for University Students
University graduates are using their talents to fill the jobs that enable Ontario to provide vital services, support thriving local businesses, build ...Read more
Faculty at Work: The Composition and Activities of Ontario Universities’ Academic Workforce
This report is part of the Faculty at Work project initiated by the Ontario Council of Academic Vice-Presidents (OCAV) in 2011. The first phase of ...Read more