UBC Totem Park Student Residence

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2525 West Mall
  • Architect: 
    Hotson Bakker Boniface Haden Architects
    Developer: 
    UBC Properties Investments Ltd. as trustee for UBC Properties Trust
    No. of Storeys: 
    6.5

The student residence project consists of two buildings containing 567 beds in a dormitory style arrangement with shared washrooms and shared common area facilities (laundry rooms, study rooms and lounges).  The gross buildable area is estimated to be approximately 182,200 sqft. 

Designed by Hotson Bakker Boniface Haden, the residence is a concrete structure that stands 6.5 storeys in height and consists of many green elements equivalent to a LEED Gold rating.   The building's exterior includes a combination of brick veneer, precast and painted concrete.  The buildings also include sprinkler, fire alarm, security, data and voice communication systems.