Basic Site Details

Name: University of Dundee, Students Union and central complex
City or county: Dundee
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost 500,000

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Students Association  

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2University  
Item 2 of 2Students union  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2Airlie Place  
Item 2 of 2Balfour Street  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21968 Build/constructionGifford gives 1971-74 so 1968 may be the date of winning the contract.
Item 2 of 220032004AdditionNW extension


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 10Allan Fraser Bell A19681974 
Item 2 of 10Gordon McQuattie FarquharsonArchitectA19681974Partner in charge
Item 3 of 10James Parr & Partners A19681974 
Item 4 of 10James Reginald ParrArchitectA19681974 
Item 5 of 10Joseph Frank WynneArchitectA19681974 
Item 6 of 10David StephenArchitectD20032004NW extension
Item 7 of 10Douglas ReidArchitectD20032004NW extension
Item 8 of 10James Frederick Stephen ArchitectsArchitectD20032004NW extension
Item 9 of 10James Frederick 'Fred' StephenArchitectD20032004NW Extension
Item 10 of 10Paul StephenArchitectD20032004NW Extension


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John2012The Buildings of Scotland: Angus and Dundee Yalep69, 163
Item 2 of 2RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970