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History of Dalhousie University

A guide for researching the history of Dalhousie University

Key Facts

  • The Faculty of Architecture was established in 1976, and became a part of Dalhousie in 1997
  • Previously, the School of Architecture had been established in the Nova Scotia Technical College (later TUNS) in 1961
  • The Master of Urban and Rural Planning program was first offered in 1977, and the Department of Urban and Rural Planning was established in 1978. This became the School of Planning in 2001
  • The professional architecture program became the first in Canada to receive full accreditation from the Canadian Architecture Certification Board in 2001

Deans of the Faculty of Architecture and Planning

Key People