The Peter MacKinnon Building
The Peter MacKinnon Building at the University of Saskatchewan is a National Historic Site of Canada. This historical building is an excellent example of university buildings in the classic Elizabethan shape in Collegiate Gothic style.
Griffiths Stadium is home to the university's Huskie football program and features the Huskie football team's home field. The stadium has full concession, capacity for 4,600 and features a 400 m, eight lane athletics track, an ideal host for a number of track and field events.
Located in the John Mitchell Building, the Greystone Theatre presents four mainstage plays a year: large-cast plays, plays from the classic repertory, cutting-edge new plays. It is the oldest theatre in the province, started in 1946 in the first drama department in Canada and the Commonwealth.
Little Stone School House (Victoria School House)
The "Little Stone School House" or Victoria School House was originally built in 1888. It is pleasantly situated in a quiet spot on the University of Saskatchewan grounds, just off College Drive.
Physical Activity Complex (PAC)
The Physical Activity Complex (PAC) gymnasium, is the place to watch the green and white in action. The PAC features a 13,500 sq ft fitness centre, a triple gymnasium and a 40-foot rock climbing wall. Complementing the facilities, are program offerings in aquatics, dance, fitness and special needs.
U of S Observatory
The campus observatory provides the public with weekly viewings of our night sky every Saturday night. Admission is free.
Experience one of the most beautiful campuses in Canada, at your own pace. So relax, take your time and enjoy the view.
Gardens, Atriums and Plazas
The University of Saskatchewan is well known for its elegant Collegiate Gothic buildings, and the arrangement and scale of these structures are a big part of their appeal. But often overlooked are the exterior spaces - the landscape surrounding the buildings - that are essential to the campus aesthetic.
The Beamish Conservatory (atrium) is named in honour of the donor May Beamish daughter of artist Augustus Kenderdine. The atrium is located in the Agriculture Building.
Located in the heart of the campus, the Bowl is the university's social focal point. To see the Bowl in real time check out this link (http://webcam.usask.ca/collegebuilding.html)
Law Living Roof
Facilities Management partnered with the Department of Geography to develop living roof test plots. These plots tested the feasibility of employing this technology here at the University of Saskatchewan, and specifically in the extreme climate conditions of our region.
Leo Kristjanson Agriculture Atrium
This atrium is named in honour of Leo F. Krisjanson, president of the University of Saskatchewan, 1980-1989, who brought the dream of an agricultural sciences complex to fruition.
The Nobel Plaza is an intimate space within the university's central student gathering space, named for the two people from the university to win Nobel prizes. It features interlocking brick, a speaker's wall with a podium and two low side walls to sit on or lean against.
The Palliser Garden is a courtyard in between Qu'Appelle Hall and Marquis Hall. It is sometimes used for private functions in warmer weather. Its enclosed location makes it almost a hidden space, which makes it quiet and private.
The Sculpture Garden is between the Education Building and the Diefenbaker Canada Centre.