University of New South Wales

Campus at university of new south wales & accommodation at university of new south wales

Accommodation & campus life at University of New South Wales

The campus at University of New South Wales is full of life, here you will find a community of its own. Live on campus, choose from close to 200 student clubs & societies and make use of several modern and fun campus facilities.

Student accommodation in Sydney

UNSW offers on-campus accommodation. At UNSW Colleges, all meals are included and you’ll receive support and academic mentoring, making it a good choice for undergraduate students living alone for the first time. Contrastingly, the self-catered and furnished UNSW Apartments, are intended for independent undergraduates and postgraduate students. Contact our study advisors for more information.  

You can also choose to find you own accommodation. Check out one of Australia's biggest community site, or this website for accommodation: But remember not to pay for anything before you have seen the place. 

Campuses at University of New South Wales

UNSW has seven campuses around Sydney. The main campus is located on a 38-hectare site in the suburb of Kensington. No matter where you’re travelling from, the Kensington Campus is easy to get to via public transport.

Choose if you want to stay at UNSW campus or get your own accomodation in get city centre

The Paddington Campus (also known as UNSW Art and Design, formerly COFA) is centrally located on Oxford Street, Paddington and is easily accessible from the Kensington Campus. 

Campus life at University of New South Wales

In addition to a wide selection of study programs and courses, you can also take part in a vibrant student life at UNSW. There is a nice vibe at UNSW campuses and it is a community of its own, with a grocery store and many student pubs to hang out at. There are student communities for all kinds of interests, from Harry Potter Society to Soccer Society.

You can find a large variety of food and retail services, including banks, bars, cafes and convenience stores, and a variety of health and lifestyle services including a health center, optometrist, dentist, doctor, physiotherapist and more at UNSW campus.

UNSW offers support and resources if you need help with your personal life, getting your academic success on track or just want to know how to stay safe. You can find everything from counselling, medical services to support on how to get your studies back on track. Read more about student life in Sydney here

UNSW has a big campus area that cover all facilities you will need, from small grocery store to a Fitness CentreEnjoying another sunny day at UNSW campus.

UNSW even have their own smartphone app Uni-verse where you can browse the university's courses, have a map of the campus areas, latest campus  news, all about the events that are going on, useful contact numbers, library room bookings and more. 

Transport from UNSW to the city centre

There is a bus taking you directly to Sydney city centre in 15 minutes from UNSW campus.

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