Acadia University

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Educational Institution which engages in the activities of a post secondary institution which include instructing, training and research. The Institution also provides the option of on campus room and board.


  • map-point15 University Ave Business Office, Wolfville NS, B4P2R6

  • map-point(902) 585-1841

  • map-pointhttp://acadiau.ca

  • map-pointNo contact person on record

  • map-pointCharitable Organization

  • map-pointBusiness Number: 106681893RR0001

  • map-point492 full-time staff

  • map-pointNo contact email on record

2017 Revenues: $103,196,388

<b>2844568</b>: Total cash given to the charity for which tax receipts were issued.
<b>4805488</b>: Total amount of non-cash gifts (e.g. securities, equipment, buildings, artwork, other in-kind gifts) made to the charity for which tax receipts were issued.
<b>2572871</b>: Total amount received from other registered charities.
<b>749426</b>: Charities don’t issue tax receipts when a donor can’t be identified or doesn't want one. This category also includes collection boxes.
<b>34088261</b>: Total amount received from any level of government in Canada.
<b>58135774</b>: Income that doesn’t fit into other categories, such as sales revenue, interest and investment income, membership fees, etc.

2017 Expenditures: $95,542,000

<b>82269243</b>: Total amount spent on charitable programs. "Programs" cover all charitable activities the organization carries out on its own.
<b>718070</b>: Total amount spent on fundraising, including office expenses, overhead, promotion costs, etc.
<b>12335000</b>: Total amount spent on management and administration, including board meetings, accounting, rent, office supplies, etc.
<b>0</b>: Total amount of gifts to qualified organizations. The majority of these donees are registered charities but some other organizations qualify as well.
<b>219687</b>: Expenses that don’t fit into another category, including political activities.

Assets, 2017 Year End: $223,959,000

<b>16843000</b>: Total cash readily available.
<b>7654000</b>: Amounts owed by individuals and organizations.
<b>0</b>: Amounts invested in individuals and organizations
<b>116107000</b>: Land and buildings at fair market value as well as equipment, vehicles, etc. The figure is net accumulated ammortization.
<b>83355000</b>: Assets not falling under one of the other categories.

Liabilities, 2017 Year End: $163,805,000

<b>25153000</b>: Short-term portion of debt obligations such as loans, mortgages, notes, and payments due for goods and services received.
<b>0</b>: Amounts owing to founders, directors/trustees and like officials, non-arm’s length employees or members.
<b>138652000</b>: Liabilities not falling under one of the other categories.

Worldwide Locations

Acadia University's headquarters is located at 15 University Ave Business Office, Wolfville NS, B4P2R6.

Breakdown of Programs

89 6 5


Fundraising Methods

Ads Auctions Collection Plate Dinners Internet Mail Planned Giving Corporate Phone Sports Cause Marketing