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Wilfrid Laurier University Office of Research Services
November 26, 2015
Canadian Excellence

Research Finance

The Research Office is responsible for administering and monitoring all research accounts and for preparing financial statements for external agencies. If you have any questions about your research account, please contact Rene Soto at or x2695.

Using your grant funds:  An introduction to financial guidelines and regulations
(powerpoint presentation from SSHRC, NSERC, CIHR)

2015 Laurier Expense Reimbursement Handbook Summary of Changes

Tri-Agency Financial Administration Guide 2014 (SSHRC, NSERC, CIHR)

Account Codes for Research-Related Activities

Recommended Student Stipend Amounts 

Determining how to hire: Guided questions(interactive tool)

Determining how to hire: Non-Student(flowchart)Student(flowchart)

Research Finance Workshops

Faculty members opening a new type of research grant or a first time grant holder, are required to attend one-on-one Research Finance training before the account is opened. 

Please contact Jeanette Uri ( to schedule an appointment. 

Any researchers interested in refreshing their understanding of research finance requirements are also welcome to request training.

Contact: Jeanette Uri
Phone: 519-884-0710 x4983