Old Administration Building

Location:
6328 Memorial Rd.
Date:
Original construction 1924-25
Addition to the west 1955
Second floor to the addition 1959.
Architect:
1924-25 Provincial Department of Public Works
Additions: Thompson, Berwick & Pratt.
Cost:
1924-25 total cost for all nine semi-permanent buildings $500,000
Sources of funds:
1924-25 B.C. Government loan
Additions funded by UBC.
Architectural features:
Wood-frame and stucco. The addition has a steel and timber frame.
Use history:
Bank of Montreal originally rented the ground floor of the addition. Second floor of the addition - President's, Registrar's, and Accounting Office.
Most administrative operations moved to General Services Administration Building in 1969.
Sources:
Thompson, Berwick, Pratt

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