Robert Sutherland Hall - 138 Union Street


Location: Robert Sutherland Hall is located on Union Street between the Law Building and Tindall Field.


The main (north lobby) entrance of Robert Sutherland Hall on Union Street is accessible and enters the building's lobby. This is the building’s second level. There is an automatic door opener. Conference room 202 is off the main lobby.

The outdoor ramps that give access to Dunning Hall and Mackintosh Corry Hall connect to form a network of long narrow, moderately inclined concrete ramps. If followed in its entirety, the ramp that begins from Dunning Hall leads to the south lobby entrance of Robert Sutherland Hall with power door. The Southeastern entrance to the building is not accessible.

There are two entrances to the building near Tindall Field, but only the northwest entrance is accessible. It is equipped with a power door opener

Interior links through Mackintosh Corry Hall
There are interior links to Robert Sutherland Hall levels 3, 4 and 5 from Mackintosh-Corry Hall levels C3, C4, and C5, respectively. There are no automatic door openers at any of these links.


Building Accessibility Features

Corridors: There are doors that act as barriers in the corridors on the 1st and 2nd floors only. They are not equipped with operator buttons.

Elevators: An elevator through an inaccessible door (no operator button) past the main lobby gives access to all levels of the building. It measures 51” by 68” with an opening of 36”. The elevator is not equipped with an audible announcement system, Braille buttons nor is it mirror lined.

Wayfinding: The signage for this building is outside the front entrance facing Union Street.

Washrooms: Accessible multi-user washrooms without power doors are located in the lobby area of conference room 202 (through the double-doors off of the main lobby). Accessible multi-user washrooms are also located on levels 3, 4, and 5 without power doors except level 5 male washroom. There is a single-user inaccessible washroom on the second floor beside the elevator. Single user washrooms: 191, 291.

Services: There is an assistance phone in the lobby on level 2.

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

Parking: Permit parking is available at the underground parking garage on Union Street under Tindall Field and the surface lot. There are 3 accessible meter spots on Alfred Street at Union Street.

Water Fountain: There is an accessible water fountain with bottle fill station in the lobby on level 2.