Eastern Construction - Est. 1951

UTM Stair and Cafe
UTM Construction

University of Toronto Mississauga - New Instructional Centre Complex

UTM Construction
UTM Stair and Cafe

Project Details

The new Instructional Centre provides additional modernized and technologically advanced facilities for teaching. Some of the features included are a 500-seat auditorium, 350-seat auditorium, numerous tiered classrooms with 40 to 150-seat capacity, seminar rooms, computer labs, study space, food service area and Technology Resource Centre. The building consists of one basement level and three levels above grade, incorporating a central feature staircase. A concrete structure is utilized with strategic use of post-tensioning. The exterior wall cladding is a combination of curtainwall and copper alpolic panels. The building has achieved LEED® Silver Certification.


  • Top Urban Design Award - 2011 Award of Excellence at the 30th Annual Mississauga Urban Design Awards Competition.
  • 3rd Annual Global Excellence Awards, 2012 presented by IIDA (International Interior Design Association) - Best of Category for Cultural/Institutional/Educational
  • 2012 IIDA Interior Design Competition Award.
  • Honouree in 2012 for Interior Design Magazine’s Best of Year Awards.

Project Location

Mississauga, Ontario


Perkins + Will


University of Toronto