Jeffery Hall - 48 University Avenue



Location: Jeffery Hall is located on University Avenue between Ellis Hall and the Agnes Etherington Art Centre. A terrace surrounds Jeffery Hall. The north end of the terrace near Ellis Hall is level. The south end of the terrace has steps to the Agnes Etherington Art Centre.


There are two accessible entrances from the front of the building, north and south of the exterior court yard along University Ave. The North door is equipped with a power door. The foyer also has a door with an automatic opener as well. Note: Upon entry from ground level, you are on level 3 of the building. In the lobby is the elevator.

Building Accessibility Features

Corridors: There are doors that act as barriers in the corridors. These doors are not equipped with operator buttons. There are no lifts nor ramps in corridors.

Elevators: An accessible elevator is located centrally in the building and provides access to all levels of the building. The elevator measure 60” wide and 46” long, with an entrance way of 36”. The elevator does not have an audible announcement system, buttons are not in Braille nor are there any mirrors inside the elevator. 

Washrooms: There is an accessible single-user washroom on level 1 without power door. It is south of the lecture halls, room 126.  

Services: There is an emergency phone in the front vestibule in level 3.

Classrooms: Check the classroom website for the accessibility of Jeffery Hall classrooms.

Parking: Permit parking available on Bader Lane and in the underground parking garage on Union Street west of the building and the surface lot on Albert Street. There is a ramp from the parking lot, located between Mackintosh-Corry Hall and Robert Sutherland Hall which leads through Richardson courtyard to University Avenue. There are 3 accessible meter spaces on Stuart Street opposite the underground parking entrance.

Water Fountain: There is a water fountain with bottle fill station on level 1, across from room 133, on level 2 near the study room, and level 3 across from room 315 and 314.