Biological Sciences

Address: 507 Campus Drive NW
Building abbreviation: BI
Building number: 21

The Department of Biological Sciences’ scholars share a commitment to insightful, innovative and integrative research in diverse areas of life sciences, from biomolecules to the biosphere, and to the development of future leaders in the basic and applied biological sciences through excellence in undergraduate and graduate programs.

University of Calgary's Biological Sciences Department

What's inside?

Faculty of Science, Dean's Office

Department of Biological Sciences, main office

Calgary Institute for the Humanities


Zoology Museum

Building Construction

Completion Date

Original: June 1972
Shell of upper 3 floors: November 1972
Partial finishing of upper floors: July 1976
Final finishing: June 1982

Main Contractors

Original: Poole Construction Limited
Partial finishing of upper floors: Cana Construction Co. Ltd.
Final finishing: Boundary Construction Company Ltd.

Lead Consultants

Architect: D.S. Stevens & Partners
Structural: Original: Simpson, Lester, Goodrich
Mechanical: Reid Crowther & Partners
Electrical: Reid Crowther & Partners