University of Victoria Foundation

The University of Victoria Foundation, established in 1954, is responsible for managing more than $394 million in over 1193 endowment funds. The foundation board employs investment counsel to advise on fund management and attempts to produce investment returns that provide stable distributions and protect the value of the funds against inflation.

The University of Victoria Foundation is governed by the University of Victoria Foundation Act. The following policies and beliefs have been approved:

  1. Endowment management policy
  2. Statement of investment objectives and guidelines
  3. Personal information protection policy
  4. Investment beliefs

Audited financial statements

Governance of University of Victoria Foundation 

For information about setting up an endowed fund, please contact: Minnie Gill, Donor Relations Coordinator, at 250-721-8965 or email . You may also contact the Development Officer for the faculty or area you wish to support.

Make a donation to the University of Victoria Foundation online.

The US Foundation for the University of Victoria

The US Foundation for the University of Victoria is a registered charity under US law (charitable registration number 31-1576136). A donation receipt will be issued to US donors by the foundation for the full amount of the gift in US dollars.

Make a donation to the US Foundation online by credit card.

For donations by check, please make your check payable to the "US Foundation for the University of Victoria” and mail it to:

Development Office
University of Victoria
PO Box 1700
Victoria, BC V8W 2Y2

If you require further information on how to donate to the US Foundation, please contact Heather Simms, Operations Manager, Gift Processing, at 250-721-8907.

Governance of the US Foundation