MacKimmie Complex

MacKimmie Complex (Capital Project)

Address: 404 University Court NW
Building abbreviation: MT, MB (Under Construction)
Building number: 25 (MT)

The project will completely renew and re-purpose the MacKimmie Complex to address deferred maintenance, enhance pedagogical and administrative environments, accommodate growth, and strengthen the sense of place and community in the heart of the University of Calgary's main campus.

MacKimmie Complex Project Vision

Construction News and Announcements

MacKimmie Complex Redevelopment project wins CaGBC Green Building Excellence - Zero Carbon Award

The redeveloped MacKimmie Complex is one of the most energy-efficient buildings on a Canadian post-secondary campus, while also providing a healthy workplace for its occupants.

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Piece-by-piece demolition complete on UCalgary's Block and Link

July 2020

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MacKimmie Tower project team wins 2020 Sustainability Award

June 2020

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Next chapter for MacKimmie as the block and link close permanently on Sept. 28

September 2019

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MacKimmie Tower - UCalgary's first net-zero carbon building - opens its doors

August 2019

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What's inside?

Office of the Registrar - Enrolment Services

University of Calgary International

Faculty of Social Work

Office of Institutional Anaylsis


Information Technologies

Development and Alumni Engagement

Office of Advancement

Hunter Hub for Entrepreneurial Thinking (Currently in Design Phase)

MacKimmie Complex

Building Construction

Completion Date

Tower Original: December 1972
Tower Renewal: November 2019

Block Original: September 1963
Block/Link demolition: Planned for September 2020

Main Contractors

Original: Alberta Department of Public Works
Renewal: Stuart Olson

Lead Consultants

Architect: Alberta Dept. of Public Works (original); Dialog (renewal)
Structural: Alberta Dept. of Public Works (original); Entuitive (renewal)
Mechanical: Alberta Dept. of Public Works (original); Dialog (renewal)
Electrical: Alberta Dept. of Public Works (original); SMP Engineering