Projects + Initiatives

From capital construction and renovations, to providing utilities and energy management, to campus planning and project management, Facilities & Operations is a diverse portfolio responsible for a range of operations, projects and initiatives on all five campuses.

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Infrastructure Projects

Work is always ongoing to improve University of Alberta facilities—with new construction projects to accommodate the university's evolving needs and growth as well as with renewal projects to improve the condition of our existing buildings and grounds.

See our ongoing projects
View our completed projects
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Energy Management and Sustainable Operations

Often partnering with university departments, faculties or external stakeholders, Energy Management and Sustainable Operations looks for new ways to reduce the university's environmental impact and remain a leader in sustainable operations-now and in the future.

Learn more about Energy Management and Sustainable Operations
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District Energy System

The University of Alberta owns and operates its own district energy system, one of the five largest campus systems in North America. More than ten kilometers of service corridors bring steam, electricity, natural gas, compressed air and domestic, demineralized and chilled water to the almost 70,000 people in the Greater Campus Area.

Learn more about the District Energy System