Sound financial management

Our donors are critical to Dalhousie University. By giving to Dalhousie, you are ensuring that we provide a world-class education for students, and are able to meet our strategic priorities to achieve a sustainable and successful future.

As with universities across the country, financial challenges remain; yet we continue to advance Dalhousie’s mission through the prudent management of our resources, including donor support.

In 2016-17, donors like you gave a total of $67,188,381 to support student financial assistance, academic programming, research, student services, facilities and equipment, and special projects to Dalhousie.

See the full report here: Endowment Report 2016-2017

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We are accountable to you, the donor. We are pleased to offer many ways for you to review our policies and procedures, which are designed to answer questions and ensure transparency around our financial processes.

Related Information: Dalhousie Investment Policies and Guidelines for Endowment Funds

In this section, you will find:

  • Dalhousie’s Gift Acceptance Guidelines
  • Information on Gift Agreements.

If you have any questions, please contact the Donor Relations Office at or 902.494.4561

Dalhousie is a registered charity. Our Charitable Tax Number is BN88680 6561 RR0001