1. Definitions
  2. Building List

Before entering any Carleton University building, you must complete the COVID-19 Screening Self-Assessment through cuScreen. This must be completed each day you plan to enter a university building.

Publicly accessible building entrances will be staffed by cuScreen Ambassadors. Please follow all posted signage and maintain physical distancing.

Please review the service hours and access information of the department(s) and unit(s) you would like to visit before coming to campus. Most services will be offered online only until Monday, February 7, 2022. 

Carleton Athletics will be closed until further notice.

The Campus Card Office remains open for campus card and U-Pass services.

Visit the CU on the Go website for an updated list of available printer locations on campus.


Publicly Accessible Buildings – buildings that are open to the general public, including students, staff and faculty.

Restricted Access Buildings –buildings that are not open to the public but have restricted access with permission only for those faculty, staff and students provided authorization through approved building access or research protocols. Individuals should use their Campus Card or contact Campus Safety Services (613-520-3612) to access these buildings. For Campus Card access, please ensure you have your card with you and that you have set a Campus Card pin in Carleton Central.

Building List

Last updated: January 14, 2022

Building Status Open Hours / Details
Architecture Building* Restricted Access
ARISE Building* Restricted Access
Athletics Complex Closed until further notice Visit the Athletics website for hours of operation.

The Carleton Sport Medicine Clinic will be open during the closure.

Azrieli Pavilion* Restricted Access
Azrieli Theatre Restricted Access
Canal Building* Restricted Access
Carleton Dominion Chalmers Centre Restricted Access Visit the Carleton Dominion Chalmers Centre website for hours of operation.
Carleton Technology and Training Centre Publicly Accessible 8:00 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. (Monday to Friday)

7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Saturday)

Colonel By Child Care Centre* Restricted Access Visit the Colonel By Child Care Centre website for hours of operation.
Dunton Tower Restricted Access
Health Sciences Building* Restricted Access
Herzberg Laboratories* Restricted Access
Human Computer Interaction Building* Restricted Access
Loeb Building Restricted Access
Maintenance Building Restricted Access Visit the Facilities, Management and Planning website for hours of operation.
Mackenzie Building Restricted Access
MacOdrum Library Building Closed Until January 9, 2022 Visit the MacOdurm Library website for hours of operation.
Minto CASE* Restricted Access
National Wildlife Research Centre Restricted Access
Nesbitt Biology Building* Restricted Access 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Monday to Friday)
Nicol Building* Restricted Access 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. (Monday to Friday)
Paterson Hall* Restricted Access 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. (Monday to Friday)
Residence Buildings* Restricted Access Only students living in residence are authorized to be in their specific building.
Residence Commons Publicly Accessible 24/7
Richcraft Hall* Publicly Accessible for Tim Hortons only. The rest of the building is Restricted Access 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. (Monday to Friday)
Robertson Hall* Restricted Access
Southam Hall* Restricted Access
Steacie Building* Restricted Access
St. Patrick’s Building* Restricted Access
Social Sciences Research Building* Restricted Access
Tory Building* Restricted Access
University Centre* Publicly Accessible 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. (Monday to Friday

The following services are open, please visit their respective websites for hours of operation.

Visualization and Simulation Building* Restricted Access

*indicates card access for authorized users.

Please contact returntocampus@carleton.ca for questions regarding building access.