Peter Lougheed Hall - Fountain Design Competition

In support of the vision and mission of Peter Lougheed Leadership College as well as the goals and objectives of a new students’ residential community, it is envisioned that an aspirational water feature be built at the courtyard of Peter Lougheed Hall.

The design of this fountain feature shall be a student engagement project, to be divided into 2 components - design competition and implementation. The Design Competition is only open to all current University of Alberta students from all faculties.

Submissions are welcomed from individuals as well as from teams up to 4 members. Submissions shall also include short biographies and CVs for all participants.

Time frame is as follows:

Dec 7, 2016: Launch of competition
Jan 20, 2017: Submission deadline of first stage of the Design Competition
March 3, 2017: Submission deadline of final submission
March 22, 2017: Final presentation
April 10, 2017: Award of winner
April - May: Design development
June - July: Fabrication
August: Installation

Design submissions are to be made before 4 p.m. (mountain time) on specified date(s) to:

The Office of the University Architect - attn.: Ben Louie, University Architect.
Planning and Project Delivery
Facilities and Operations
University of Alberta
General Services Building 4th floor

Please see links below for additional information. If you have any questions, please email

Terms of Reference

PLH Site Plan

PLH Detailed Site Plan

PLH Landscape Concept Plan

PLH fountain rendering (summer)

PLH fountain rendering (winter)