Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 74.20
Liaison Juanita Van Norman
Submission Date Aug. 5, 2022

STARS v2.2

University of Manitoba
PRE-3: Institutional Boundary

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete N/A Christie Nairn
Office of Sustainability
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Institution type:

Institutional control:

A brief description of the institution’s main campus and other aspects of the institutional boundary used to complete this report:

The University of Manitoba’s main campus is the Fort Garry campus which is located in south Winnipeg. The main campus features over 60 major buildings for teaching, recreation, administrative purposes, residences, libraries and research.

The Bannatyne campus, located in downtown Winnipeg, is a 10-building complex that hosts medical, dental and other health-related programs and research.
The William Norrie Centre is a single building located in north Winnipeg which hosts the department of Social Work’s Inner City Social Work Program.

The Ian N. Morrison Research Farm is a 406-acre facility located 70 km southwest of Winnipeg and is operated by the Department of Plant Science. In addition to the land base and equipment storage facilities, there is a building with wet lab, seed lab and cleaning equipment, computer facilities, and classrooms for teaching and extension programs.
The Glenlea Research Station is a 1000 acre facility located 20 km south of Winnipeg, operated by the Department of Animal Science. It houses the University’s dairy and swine herds.

Which of the following features are present on campus and which are included within the institutional boundary?:
Present? Included?
Agricultural school Yes Yes
Medical school Yes Yes
Other professional school with labs or clinics (e.g. dental, nursing, pharmacy, public health, veterinary) Yes Yes
Museum No No
Satellite campus Yes Yes
Farm larger than 2 hectares or 5 acres Yes Yes
Agricultural experiment station larger than 2 hectares or 5 acres Yes Yes
Hospital No No

The rationale for excluding any features that are present from the institutional boundary:

Additional documentation to support the submission :

The University of Manitoba is western Canada’s first university, established in 1877, and located on original lands of Anishinaabeg, Cree, Oji-Cree, Dakota, and Dene peoples, and on the homeland of the Métis Nation. UM is Manitoba's only research-intensive university, and one of the country’s top research institutions. We have more than 31,000 undergraduate and graduate students, and more than 181,000 alumni living in 139 countries.

UM has three main locations—the Bannatyne Campus, the Fort Garry Campus and the William Norrie Centre. The main Fort Garry campus (located on the Red River in south Winnipeg) comprises over 60 teaching and research buildings of the University and sits on 233 hectares (580 acres) of land. There are also two major agriculture satellite research campuses, Ian N. Morrison and Gleanlea Research Station.

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