Campus Building Hours
Updated for Fall 2020

 

Current status - All campuses (effective Aug 24)

Select buildings open to students, staff and faculty

Members of the university community will have access to a few more buildings using their ONEcard. Find a list of open buildings and their operating hours below or check out the U of A Campus Map.

Select buildings open to the public

Most buildings are still closed to the public this semester with the exception of three buildings:

  • Students' Union Building (SUB)
  • Van Vliet Complex (VVC)
  • Saville Community Sports Centre

Hours and open entrances are below.

Updated August 21, 2020, 3 pm
How do I access buildings?

Use your ONEcard at the accessible exterior entrance listed below.

Please note you will still have access to the buildings, spaces, floors, and doors (including exterior doors) that you have previously been given card or key access to by your Faculty Access Control Administrator (FACA).

What if I am unable to access a building?

Plan your visit during the posted operating hours. If your ONEcard is not granting access to a building, please email bss.support@ualberta. If you don’t have your ONEcard yet, visit ualberta.ca/onecard for instructions.

If you require access outside of the posted hours, contact your supervisor or Faculty Access Control Administrator (FACA).

Where are you going?

Remember, while on campus you must obey all official university signage and provincial health orders. View the Campus Safety Checklist to learn more on how to prepare to visit our campuses.

Please note, active ONEcard is required for entry into the following buildings, including pedways/links.

North Campus

Building hours list

Building Open Hours Entrances
Agriculture/Forestry Centre/ALES Monday-Friday 7 am-6 pm
Closed on weekends and holidays
Southwest entrance from Stadium Carpark
Southeast Entrance from SUB
Alberta School of Business Monday-Friday 7 am-11 pm
Saturday-Sunday 7 am-11 pm
Closed on holidays
South entrance from Business Quad
North Link from Business Atrium
Biological Sciences Centre Monday-Thursday 7 am-8 pm
Friday-Saturday 7 am-6 pm
Closed Sunday and on holidays
West entrance south of loading dock facing NINT
CCIS North Lecture Theatre entrance from Saskatchewan Drive
Cameron Library
* including IST computers on main and basement levels (includes lab 1-30, Knowledge Common and Study Hall). Advanced booking required.
Monday-Friday 9 am-6 pm
Saturday 11 am-6 pm
Closed on Sunday and holidays
West link from CAB
Centennial Centre for Interdisciplinary Science (CCIS) Monday-Thursday 7 am-9 pm
Friday-Saturday 7 am-6 pm
Closed on Sunday and holidays
CCIS Link from East ramp
CCIS/Earth Sciences Link
CCIS/NLT Link from parking lot
CCIS/NLT Link from Bio Quad
North entrance from Bio Building
Southwest entrance from Main Quad
Southeast Entrance from Main Quad
Central Academic Building (CAB)
*including computer labs 331, 335, 341 and 345
Monday-Thursday 7 am-10 pm
Friday 7 am-9 pm
Saturday 7 am-6 pm
Sunday and holidays 9 am-6 pm
West entrance from Main Quad
CAB/Cameron Library link
CAB/SUB link
North Link from Chemistry
Corbett Hall Monday-Friday 6 am-6 pm
Closed on weekends and holidays
West entrance from parking lot
Clinical Sciences Building (CS) Monday-Friday 6:30 am-7 pm
Closed on weekends and holidays
AHS designated UofA Hospital entrances
Edmonton Clinic Health Academy (ECHA)
*including computer labs L1-250, L1-270 and L1-350
Monday-Friday 7 am-10 pm
Weekends 8 am-5 pm
Closed on holidays
Southeast entrance from LRT
South entrance from LRT/Bike racks
Northwest entrance from Jubilee
North entrance from 87th Ave
ECHA/Medical Sciences/KATZ link
There is no access from LRT Pedway
Earth Sciences (ESB) Monday-Thursday 7 am-9 pm
Friday-Saturday 7 am-6 pm
Closed on Sunday and holidays
CCIS/Earth Sciences Link
North entrance from parking lot
South entrance from Headhouse
Fine Arts Building (FAB) Authorized access only.
Please contact your department.
North entrance from Lot U/N
Northeast entrance from HUB
South entrance from Timms
East entrance from Law
Gunning/Lemieux Chemistry Centre Monday-Thursday 7 am-9 pm
Friday-Saturday 7 am-6 pm
Closed on Sunday and holidays
South Link from CAB
CCIS Link from east ramp
HUB Mall
(including ONEcard office - see website for ONEcard hours/entrance)
Monday-Friday 6:30 am-10:30 pm
Weekends and holidays 8:30 am-6:30 pm
South entrance access
North Link from Business Atrium
Human Ecology (HEB) Tuesday-Friday 8:30 am-5 pm
Closed on Mondays, weekends and holidays
Southeast entrance from Stadium Carpark
North entrance from access ramp
Katz Group Centre for Pharmacy and Health Research (KATZ) Monday-Friday 7 am-6 pm
Closed on weekends and holidays
West entrance from 114th Street
North entrance from 87th Ave
ECHA/Medical Sciences/KATZ link
Law Centre (LC) Monday-Thursday 8 am-9 pm
Friday 8 am-5 pm
Closed on weekends and holidays
Northeast entrance from 111th Street
West entrance from Fine Arts
Lister Centre Monday-Friday 8 am-4:30 pm
Closed (except to residents) on weekends and holidays
Northeast doors
Medical Sciences (MS) Monday-Friday 7 am-6 pm
Closed on weekends and holidays
ECHA Pedway
Katz 2nd floor West link by ECHA pedway
ECHA/Medical Sciences/KATZ link
Rutherford Galleria Monday-Thursday 12 pm-7 pm
Friday-Saturday 12 pm-5 pm
Closed on Sunday and holidays
Effective September 24
West entrance from Dewey's
East entrance from HUB
South Academic Building (SAB) Monday-Friday 7 am-9 pm
Closed on weekends and holidays
South entrance from bus loop
North Link from CAB
Students' Union Building (SUB) Monday-Friday 7 am-11 pm
Weekends and holidays 7 am-11 pm
Tory Lecture Theatres (TL) Monday-Thursday 7 am-9 pm
Friday 7 am-7 pm
Saturday 7 am-6 pm
Closed on Sunday and holidays
North entrance from Saskatchewan Drive
Timms Centre for the Arts (TC)

Authorized access only
Please contact your Faculty Access Control Administrator (FACA).

North entrance from Fine Arts
West entrance from 112th Street
University Terrace Monday-Friday 7 am-11 pm
Closed on weekends and holidays
Southwest entrance from 112th Street
Van Vliet Complex (VVC) Monday-Friday 7 am-8 pm
Weekends 9 am - 4 pm
Closed on holidays

Open computer labs

  • ECHA L1-250
  • ECHA L1-270
  • ECHA L1-350
  • CAMERON LIBRARY 1-30 (must book in advance)
  • CAMERON LIBRARY Knowledge Common (must book in advance)
  • CAB 331
  • CAB 335
  • CAB 341
  • CAB 345
South Campus

Building hours list

Building Open Hours
Saville Community Sports Centre
East
Monday-Friday 6 am-11:30 pm
Weekends 8 am-10 pm
Closed on holidays
Saville Community Sports Centre
West
Monday-Friday 9 am-12:00 am (midnight)
Weekends 9 am-10 pm
Closed on holidays
Enterprise Square

Access is limited to those who have approved ONEcard or key access.

Campus Saint-Jean

Access is limited to those who have approved ONEcard or key access.

Augustana Campus

Building hours list

Building Open Hours Open Date Entrances
Classroom Building Monday-Friday 7 am-11 pm
Closed on weekends and holidays
Open East entrance
Convocation Centre Monday-Friday 7 am-11 pm
Closed on weekends and holidays
Open Southwest entrance behind the cafeteria
Theatre Centre TBD September 21

What's open on campus?

Whether you need a coffee, something to eat or a campus service, there’s somewhere open for you to go. Please see our open retail locations below.

List of open retail spaces

Centennial Centre for Interdisciplinary Science (CCIS)

  • Remedy Express - Monday to Friday 8 am-4 pm
    Closed for winter break starting Dec 21 and reopening Jan 4, 2021

HUB Mall

  • InfoLink ONEcard Service Centre
    • You must enter through the 9102 ground level stairwell
    • See website for current hours
  • Food options
    • Chosun Korean
    • Ho Ho Chinese Food
    • La Pasta Trattoria
    • New York Fries
    • Savoy's Express
    • Sushi Shop
    • Teapsy
  • Services
    • Bijan Optical
    • Hot Razor
    • Varsity Drugs
    • RBC

Kaye Edmonton Clinic (see building hours through Alberta Health Services)

North Power Plant

  • Dewey’s in North Power Plant
    Monday to Thursday 11 am-6 pm
    Friday 11 am-8 pm

Physical Activity and Wellness Centre

  • Smiles Dental in Physical Activity and Wellness Centre – by appointment
  • Chopped Leaf in PAW Centre

University Club (formerly Faculty Club)

  • Open Tuesday to Friday 11:30 am-8 pm
  • Located 11435 Saskatchewan Dr NW, Edmonton, AB T6G 2G9

Students' Union Building

Stores and services

  • Bookstore
    • In-store shopping on both levels – Monday to Saturday 11 am-4 pm
    • Online order pickup on lower level – Monday to Saturday 8 am-5 pm
  • SUBmart – Monday to Friday 9 am to 5 pm
  • SUBprint – Online orders only, with counter pickup available
  • SUBphoto – Weekdays by appointment
  • University Wellness Centre – By appointment
  • Pharmacy – 8:30 am-4:30 pm
  • Campus Food Bank – 10 am-5 pm Wednesday-Thursday by appointment only
  • Student Life Central desk – Lower level
  • Bijan Optical – Wednesday and Friday by appointment

Food Court

  • Subway
  • The Daily Grind
  • Marco’s
  • Bar Burrito
  • Edo
  • Opa
  • Teapsy
  • Filistix

ATMs

All open
7 AM to 11 PM daily including statutory holidays

For Office of the Dean of Students services, please visit the their website.

Are there places to sit?

Yes, some common areas will be open for breaks or to study. These areas are cleaned and sanitized once per weekday after regular building hours, but are not cleaned or maintained during the day. Users are responsible for the safe and sanitary use of these common spaces, and for keeping them tidy.

List of open common areas

North Campus

Alberta School of Business/Tory Lecture Theatres - Business Atrium
First floor seating areas
Second floor seating areas
Lower level seating areas

Cameron Library
Main level
Lower level
Advanced booking required
Note: CAB/Cameron link is open for through-traffic but the seating area is closed

Centennial Centre for Interdisciplinary Science/North Lecture Theatres
Lower level 1
Main floor
Second floor

Central Academic Building (CAB)
Main level
Lower level
Note: CAB/Cameron link is open for through-traffic but the seating area is closed

Clinical Sciences Building
2nd floor common area

Edmonton Clinic Health Academy
1st floor north end adjacent to Starbucks
2nd floor south end adjacent to Engrained

Fine Arts Building
1st floor common areas
2nd floor common areas
3rd floor common areas

Katz Group Centre for Pharmacy and Health Research
1st floor atrium
2nd floor atrium

Students' Union Building (SUB)
1st floor seating areas
Lower level seating areas

Timms Centre for the Arts
1st floor atrium

University Terrace
1st floor lobby/common area

Van Vliet Complex
Social street 2nd floor
VVW 2nd floor by North Entrance
1st floor by Paw Centre

Augustana Campus

The Wahkohtowin Lodge - Lower floor of the Forum (including the multi use/classroom space)
Main floor of the Forum
The Learning Commons - Upper floor of the Forum

List of open computer labs

Edmonton Clinic Health Academy (ECHA)

  • L1-250
  • L1-270
  • L1-350

Cameron Library

  • 1-30
  • Knowledge Common

Advanced booking for Cameron Library is required.

Central Academic Building (CAB)

  • 331
  • 335
  • 341
  • 345