Work begins on pioneering campus at UCL East

President & Provost Professor Michael Arthur and Professor Paola Lettieri wear hard hats and high vis jackets and stand on a building site

This article first appeared in issue 6 of Portico magazine, published November 2019.

President & Provost Professor Michael Arthur, Professor Paola Lettieri and the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, joined UCL Estates at a breaking-ground ceremony on 2 July as work begins on the pioneering new campus, UCL East. The two buildings – Marshgate I and Pool Street West – will house hi-tech laboratories and research space, student accommodation and designated areas for working with schools, charities and local groups. Work will be completed in phases, with Pool Street West opening in 2022, and Marshgate I opening in 2023.

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This article first appeared in issue 6 of Portico magazine, published November 2019.

This article first appeared in issue 6 of Portico magazine, published November 2019.

President & Provost Professor Michael Arthur, Professor Paola Lettieri and the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, joined UCL Estates at a breaking-ground ceremony on 2 July as work begins on the pioneering new campus, UCL East. The two buildings – Marshgate I and Pool Street West – will house hi-tech laboratories and research space, student accommodation and designated areas for working with schools, charities and local groups. Work will be completed in phases, with Pool Street West opening in 2022, and Marshgate I opening in 2023.

Explore UCL East

This article first appeared in issue 6 of Portico magazine, published November 2019.

This article first appeared in issue 6 of Portico magazine, published November 2019.

President & Provost Professor Michael Arthur, Professor Paola Lettieri and the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, joined UCL Estates at a breaking-ground ceremony on 2 July as work begins on the pioneering new campus, UCL East. The two buildings – Marshgate I and Pool Street West – will house hi-tech laboratories and research space, student accommodation and designated areas for working with schools, charities and local groups. Work will be completed in phases, with Pool Street West opening in 2022, and Marshgate I opening in 2023.

Explore UCL East

This article first appeared in issue 6 of Portico magazine, published November 2019.