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Glossary Term: COU space inventory classification system


the Council of Ontario Universities' (COU) space formula and inventory classification system was developed in the 1970s, and has been revised over the years. In addition to Ontario and British Columbia, Saskatchewan has also adopted the system. The Ministry of Advanced Education has made some minor adaptations referred to as the "Saskatchewan COU" space inventory classification system for use at the Universities of Regina and Saskatchewan
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