University Financial and Budget Information

This page contains all published Brock University financial reports including annual reports, financial statements, budget reports, trimester reports, fiscal framework and DBRS credit rating information.

This rubix cube image with cubes floating into the main cube in the centre, represents the many departments, faculty and students which comprise the university. This image was used on the cover of the 2017-18 Budget Report. There are also 3 photos on the cube surface – a researcher, students in the library and a sports team huddle.

Consolidated audited statements

Total spending (included in spending amount is payments to suppliers relating to funds collected by Brock University on the supplier’s behalf) to Niagara region suppliers for 2016-17 was more than $23 million to over 550 suppliers. The average spend per supplier was almost $40,000. The map illustrates the Niagara Region in 4 categories as follows: Niagara West including Grimsby, Lincoln, West Lincoln, Pelham and Wainfleet, Niagara Centre including Thorold, Welland and Port Colborne, Niagara East including Niagara-on-the-Lake, Niagara Falls and Fort Erie and St. Catharines.

Trimester reports and forecasts

Starting in 2016-17 Brock University is preparing trimester reports and forecasts instead of quarterly reports in an effort to more closely follow the academic schedule.

Fiscal framework

Input and recommendations for the budget are encouraged and can be emailed to

Dominion Bond Rating Service

Brock University has engaged Dominion Bond Rating Service (DBRS) to provide a debt rating for the Senior Unsecured Debentures.

DBRS Report YearRatingTrend
2019A (high)Stable
2018A (high)Stable
2017A (high)Stable
2016A (high)Stable
2010A (high)Negative
2009A (high)Stable