The University of Calgary is committed to excellence and leadership in advancing the pursuit of sustainability in teaching, research, community, service and operations. The Downtown Campus was designed and constructed with occupant comfort in mind. The design was driven by internationally recognized sustainability principles; providing a practical space for students, staff and visitors; and a commitment to reducing the building's carbon footprint.

Building Innovations:

With the above listed innovations, the University of Calgary Downtown Campus was awarded the LEED Silver designation.

  • Green Transportation
  • Recycling
  • Indoor Pollutants
  • Impact on Ecology
  • Indoor Air Quality
  • Green Building Cleaning Program
  • Energy Efficiency 
  • Water Conservation
  • Green Power
  • Certified Wood
  • Construction Waste Management