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University Common (Policy)

University Common (Policy)

Topic: University Grounds and Physical Facilities
Approval Authority: Board of Governors

Description: Specifies parameters for construction on and around the university common. Has associated procedure.


The University Common has been designed to provide an unifying image and memorable impression to persons arriving at the main entrance on the Keele Street Campus of the University and the University wishes to complete and maintain the Common for these purposes.

Any future development or major renovation of the areas bounding the Common and of the Common itself shall be undertaken with this purpose in mind, and shall be implemented in accordance with principles, guidelines, procedures and standards designed to maintain the functional relationships and visual coherence of the design of the Common and the concept of the campus reflected in the University Master Plan.

Legislative History: Approved by UEC: 1994/01/31; Approved by BPC: 1994/02/15; Approved by the Board of Governors: 1995/01/23; Date Effective: 1995/01/23