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Abbotsford campus summer renovation projects summary
One of UFV’s largest Boardroom style meeting rooms will be renovated this summer – room A225. The current boardroom is suffering from a number of shortcomings such as poor configuration, insufficient A/V equipment, drafty window/doors.
The new meeting room will be a welcoming and professional space that will allow for diverse uses such as meetings, guest speakers, workshops, and seminars.
The meeting room will incorporate the latest in video conferencing equipment and projection equipment, mounted camera’s, and table top plug-ins.
Adjacent spaces included in this project are the UUP meeting room, as well as a bookable meeting room accessible from the corridor and the new boardroom.
B1 and B3 Accessibility upgrades - washrooms
This project will improve access to four of our washrooms in B Building. Wall, floor, plumbing and lighting will be updated, and a third accessible washroom will be created on level 3.
B158 Emergency operation centre
B158 will become UFV’s designated EOC (Emergency Operation Centre). In the event of an emergency the EOC will provide a dedicated space for our response team to assess and coordinate communication and response activities.
B165 Social Work
Four equally sized office spaces will be created within the existing faculty of Social Work suite to meet programming requirements and expansion.
B303 Office of the President
The existing floor plan will be revised to achieve greater space utilization, as well as create an inviting front reception. Existing finishes will also be updated.
The current shipping and receiving function on the Abbotsford Campus will be relocating to CEP building A. This relocation will allow for space for the creation of three new classrooms and an updated quick-print shop in D122a.
The northwest section of E Building, currently vacant, will be converted into an office suite for the athletics department.
G131 ITS Helpdesk (Information Technology Services)
Relocating the helpdesk and related IT services from B Building to the main corridor of G Building will provide convenient student access to this often-needed service.The new ITS help center and work shop will be more spacious and better equipped to serve a range of services.
Assessment Services, the current tenant of G131, will find a quieter home in S Building, level 3.
S3125 Assessment Services
The main testing space for online exams will now be relocated from G131 to S Building, level 3.