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About MMI

Travel Directions

The Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology has laboratory and office space in three interconnected buildings on the North side of campus.


University of Alberta campus map




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Our Locations:


131 (Katz Group Centre) 6th Floor

(Note: Main Office is located at 6-020 Katz Group Centre)

130 (Katz Group-Rexall Centre for Pharmacy and Health Research

6th Floor

132 (Heritage Medical Research Centre) 6th Floor

135 (Health Research Innovation Facility - East) 7th Floor



Room 6-020 Katz Group Centre(780-492-2309)

The sixth floor of the Katz Group Centre houses our main office, central facilities, teaching laboratories, and several research laboratories.

The building is located on 87th Avenue between 112th Street and 114th Street.


130 - Katz Group - Rexall Centre for Pharmacy and Health Research (Katz)



132 - Heritage Medical Research Centre (HMRC)



135 - Health Research Innovation Facility - East (HRIF-East)

Health Research Innovation Facility


Directions from Edmonton International Airport

The Edmonton International Airport is located 24 km south of campus and right on highway 2 leading to Edmonton. Visitors can chose between Airport Taxi Service, Sky Shuttle, or car rental.


Edmonton Airport to University of Alberta travel directions


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  • Airport Taxi Service is available from the curb of the arrivals level. Rides to the UofA campus take about 30 minutes outside rush hour and will be billed at a fixed cost ($46 dd Mar 15, 2010; see Airport Taxi Service for details).
  • Sky Shuttle buses leave from the central area of the arrivals level to different destinations in the city. The university route operates on a 45 minute frequency Sunday to Friday on a 1 hour frequency on Saturdays and holidays. The cost is $15 one-way or $25 return. Cash and major credit cards are accepted.
    The bus stops in front of the Varscona and Campus Towers hotels. The Campus Towers stop should also be used to directly go to campus as it is just one block from the MMI buildings, on the corner of 114 St. and 87 Ave. Travel time is approximately 30 minutes.
  • To drive to campus by car, take airport road to highway 2, north. Follow the directions to Edmonton. Highway 2 continues into Gateway Boulevard, follow Gateway Boulevard until 82nd Ave and turn left till you reach 109 St. After 5 blocks turn left onto 87th Ave, the Medical Science buildings are on the left hand side between 112 and 114 Street. For parking areas consult the Campus map.