The University of Lethbridge will soon be home to the Destination Project.


Where science transcends discipline


Fostering the next generation of researchers, innovators, entrepreneurs and leaders


World-class research on display


From lab to industry


Building for the future


The Destination Project

The Destination Project – a new science and academic building – will shape the future of the University of Lethbridge and southern Alberta.

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The University of Lethbridge is committed to creating a destination for innovation and the next generation of leaders.

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The view from atop

See how much progress has been made on the Destination Project in one year in this time-lapse video.

Project Updates

Winter 2018

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A winter photo tour featuring interior construction. (wait a moment for images to load)            

Largest construction project since 1971

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The look and scope of scientific discovery are set to be transformed in the fall of 2019 as the University of Lethbridge opens the new science and academic building. One...

Site tour with Dr. Matthew Letts

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Associate Dean of the Faculty of Arts & Science and academic program manager, Dr. Matthew Letts, tours the new Science & Academic Building giving insight to the building for staff...

Fall tour of the Science & Academic Building

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There's been lots of work completed and progress made on the new Science and Academic Building since we last toured the site in the summer. Now more than 50 per...

Imagine the Possibilities. We are.

University Teaching and Research Space

The Destination Project will bring together faculty and students from across the science disciplines.
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Business Development and Commercialization

The bedrock that ensures Lethbridge is home to one of Canada’s renowned high-tech and innovation hubs.
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A Science Centre for Southern Alberta

Offering rich resources for lifelong learning, providing meeting places for citizens and the research community.
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The Destination Project is the most significant development of our Lethbridge campus since University Hall was completed in 1972. It will help set our university on a strong path for the future and will contribute to Alberta’s ability to recruit the best and brightest scientific talent to our province.

Dr. Mike Mahon, President and Vice Chancellor, University of Lethbridge

Liberal education and transdisciplinary research are both about working together to solve a problem. Research benefits from different perspectives and approaches, creating opportunities for students and researchers by allowing them to place their work in a greater context.

Dr. Elizabeth Schultz, Biology Professor, University of Lethbridge