uCalgary hopes to start engineering school expansion soon

May 22, 2013

University of Calgary officials are planning to ramp up expansion of its Schulich School of Engineering "as soon as possible," despite receiving less than one-third of the needed funding for the project from the Alberta government. uCalgary is exploring "bridge funding" opportunities, according to documents presented to the board of governors. The project would see the school bring in 10% more undergraduate students, says the engineering dean. Metro Calgary