70 Laurier Avenue East

Hamelin Hall

Building Information

Located on Laurier Avenue, Hamelin Hall (formerly the Arts Hall) was built in 1996 at a cost of $15 million. The five-storey complex houses six of the 14 departments of the Faculty of Arts: it is home to Classical and Religious StudiesEnglishLinguisticsModern Languages and LiteraturesPhilosophy and the School of Translation and Interpretation. Linked to Simard Hall by a walkway, the Hamelin building helps centralize a faculty that was previously dispersed across the campus.

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Scent free zone

Help us keep the air we share healthy and fragrance-free. The chemicals used in scented products can make some people sick, especially those with fragrance sensitivities, asthma, allergies and other medical conditions. Please do not wear perfume, cologne, aftershave and other fragrance. Use unscented personal care products.

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