A $44 million refurbishment and construction package will become home to the Department of Food Science – on its existing site, between Leith Walk and the Water of Leith on the Dunedin campus.
The Christchurch Campus Redevelopment project involves constructing a new six-storey building on Oxford Terrace (stage one) followed by a proposed redevelopment of the campus’ existing eight-storey Riccarton Avenue building on the Christchurch Hospital campus (stage two).
The University of Otago is building a new 450-bed residential college to meet a forecast increase in student enrolments and respect a gift bequeathed by descendants of a distinguished former student.
The University of Otago is to develop an academic retreat called Hākitekura at Woolshed Bay near Queenstown.
A $4.4 million refurbishment creating space for the Sciences Divisional Office, reconfiguring the Science Library's second floor, and installing a new sprinkler and fire detection system throughout the building.