NewsNews VideoVideo What is the economic impact of Nipissing University on North Bay? SHARE ON: Stu Campaigne, staff Monday, Dec. 10th, 2018 Nipissing University releases Economic Impact Study at City Hall showing $81.7 million in annual operating expenses such as salaries, wages, and benefits, making the school a top-three employer in North BayPosted by Moose FM CFXN 106.3 - North Bay on Friday, December 7, 2018 The City of North Bay has 130 million reasons to smile. Nipissing University has released an economic impact statement demonstrating its financial relationship with the city it calls home. The school held an event at City Hall Friday to share the economic impact of Nipissing University on North Bay as $130 million dollars. The KPMG study covers 2016-17 and reports Nipissing University is a top-three employer, putting $81.7 million into the local economy annually. This includes salaries and wages plus benefits. The economic impact of students who come from out of town to study here is reported as $44.3 million per year by KPMG. Included in this amount are housing, food, and books and supplies. See the attached video from the event at City Hall with words from Nipissing University President and Vice-Chancellor Mike DeGagné.