Pharmaceutical Sciences/Centre for Drug Research & Development Building

Project Snapshot

Project Sponsor: Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Project Size: 246,182 ft2
Budget: $155.230 million
Occupancy: September 2012
Project Manager: UBC Properties Trust
Architect: Saucier + Perrotte with Hughes Condon Marler Architects
Construction Manager: Ledcor
Sustainability: LEED Gold
Funding: Province of BC $86.4 million; UBC Endowment & Fundraising

Project Summary

This state-of-the-art new facility will allow the expansion of entry-to-practice and graduate programs to address the acute shortage of pharmacists in British Columbia and will bridge the gap between academic discoveries and commercialization.

The building was chosen by University Affairs as one of 8 iconic buildings within Canadian Universities: read the full article here.

Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences website