mount royal university
bissett hall (east b)
Building the worlds' leaders of tomorrow.
CLIENT Mount Royal University
LOCATION Calgary, AB
East B, Bisset School of Business, as part of Phase I of the Mount Royal University Master Plan, completes the edge of the new convocation lawn and forms a gateway to the Grand Campus Plaza. Faculties located in the building include the Bissett School of Business, Continuing Education, and International Education.
The architecture of the building is of a modern urban design aesthetic that expresses the nature of the faculties contained within. The design showcases the diversity of the faculty programs with specialty facilities such as the Business Computer Labs, Incubation Lab, Aviation Simulator and Flight Planning Lab. The signature expression of the building is the campus scaled, three-storey glass entry corner, highlighting the interconnectivity of the building and faculties with a feature stair and social gathering space.