Life Sciences Complex interior

Design Standards

McGill's building design standards apply to all new construction or renovation projects. They must be followed by all external consultants (architects, engineers, etc.) in the preparation of their documents.

Tomlinson Square


McGill is committed to improving its spaces and buildings by finding creative solutions to render its campuses universally accessible to the widest variety of users.


Furniture Standards

Our furniture standards detail design guidelines aimed at providing a sustainable environment adapted to user needs and improved spatial organization at McGill.

Brown Bldg sign

Signage Standards

Signage standards are an important component of McGill’s visual identity and are approved by the University’s administration. All units are expected to follow them.

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