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Bruce Campus Buildings Directory

On this page you find some useful information regarding the buildings at the University of Canberra Bruce Campus and at other locations.

Should you find this building information is outdated, please email Campus Estate.

Building 1 Southern Entry

Building 1, University Entrance (south end).

Building 1 houses the Executive (Chancellery), and other General Facilities

Building 1 North

Building 1 from the Concourse, near the Refectory.

A LevelNorth EndSizzle Café, Café Mizzuna, UC Student Union, Commonwealth Bank, Study Abroad Office, Theatre Room (1A21), UC Hair Salon, and Canberra Body Piercing Clinic.
South End
Print Room
B Level(at Concourse level)North EndWomen's Room, Co-Op Bookshop, UCU Shop and Post Office, Refectory, Parenting Room, and HDR Support Office.
South EndStudent Central comprising UC Student Centre, Inclusion and Engagement Office (for people with disabilities), Medical and Counselling Services, Student Welfare and Elite Athlete Office, International Student Support Service, ITM Service Desk, and Mini Café Mizzuna.
C LevelNorth EndCareers Service, Multi-faith Centre (Chaplaincy), Teaching and Learning Centre, and Teaching Spaces.
South EndUniversity Reception Area, Multi-Faith Centre, and Dean of Student.
D LevelThe Executive (Chancellery), Council Room, and Meeting Rooms

Take a Virtual Tour of Student Central

Take a Virtual Tour of Building 1 C Level South

Building 2 East

Building 2 Concourse

LevelFeatures
A
  • Special purpose rooms and language laboratories
  • Seminar and tutorial rooms
  • Muslim Prayer Room (2A2)
B
  • Lecture theatres
  • Lecture rooms
  • Tutorial rooms
C
  • Lecture, seminar and tutorial rooms

Building 3 South

NOTE: Other areas of the Faculty of Health are located in Buildings 10 and 12. Other areas of the Faculty of Science and Technology are located in Buildings 2, 6, 7, 17, 19 and 27.

Building 3 East

Building 4

UC Sport and Fitness Centre

  • Examination Centre
  • Basketball courts (x2)
  • Squash courts (x4)
  • Change rooms

Building 4 Squash

(A footbridge connects Building 4 with Building 11 and Building 1)

Building 7

Building 7 Entrance from Pantowora Street.

Building 8

Take a Virtual Tour of The Library

Building 9  

LevelFeatures
A
  • Audio and TV studios
  • Control rooms
  • Lecture theatre (9A1)
B
  • Seminar rooms
  • Tutorial rooms
C
  • Faculty of Arts and Design
  • Offices, audio booths, photography laboratory

Note: other parts of the Faculty of Arts and Design are located in Buildings 7, 9 and 20.

Building 10 West

This building contains various facilities of the Faculty of Health and the Audio Visual Support unit of Information Technology and Management (details on MyUC portal).

Take a Virtual Tour of Building 10 Facilities

Building 11 North

Building 12

Faculty of Health

NOTE: Other areas of this Faculty are located in Buildings 3 and 10

Building 13

Campus Estate

Campus Estate manages, develops, operates and maintains the University of Canberra (UC) infrastructure.

Building 14 Boiler House

The University's 539-seat Boiler House Lecture Theatre. This building is an award-winning conversion from the boiler house which formerly heated all buildings on campus.

Building 15

Other areas of the Faculty of Science and Technology are located in Buildings 2, 6, 7, 17, 19 and 27.

Building 16a

Building 16a

Building 16b

Building 16b Workshop

Building 16c

Building 16c Bulk Store / Mailroom

Building 17

This building houses the Faculty of Science and Technology storage facility.

Other areas of the Faculty of Science and Technology are located in Buildings 2, 6, 7, 17, 19 and 27.

Building 19

Other areas of the Faculty of Science and Technology are located in Buildings 2, 6, 7, 17, 19 and 27.

Building 21 Cooinda Hut Sign

Building 21, also known as "Cooinda Hut" is the reception for Campus Living Villages (CLV) administration. CLV manages the University of Canberra Village, including Dyara, Guginga Gurubun, Mulleum and Wagan on-campus accommodation. For further information, refer to the University of Canberra Village website for details.

Building 21 Cooinda Hut CLV Reception

Building 24

This modern building includes a 250-seat auditorium, offices, teaching and seminar rooms and the latest audiovisual, computer equipment and free Wi-Fi.

Glass foyer reception  - perfect for exhibition space and elegant cocktail receptions
Seminar room 1 - 45 theatre style seating
Seminar room 2 - 45 theatre style seating
Ann Harding Conference room -  250 theatre style and 150 banquet style seating perfect for conferences and wedding receptions

There are also 4 apartments providing short and medium term executive style accommodation for visitors and VIP guests.

Building 24 Accommodation

Virtual Tour of the Conference Centre

Conference Bookings:

Please contact
Stephanie McKinley
Conference and Events Manager| UCU Ltd
Phone: 0458 706 878
E-Mail: conferencecentre@canberra.edu.au
Website: http://www.ucunion.com.au/venues-catering/

The Scrivener Building, off-campus in Fern Hill, houses staff from the following University business units:

  • Finance & Business Services
  • People and Diversity
  • Information Technology Management
  • Advancement
  • Marketing and Communication
  • Planning and Quality
  • Registry
  • Research Students Office
  • Student Administration

Contact Building 26 (Scrivener)

The street address of Building 26 is 27 Thynne St, Bruce, ACT 2617. The main entrance is off Dunlop Court and opposite Traeger Court.

Building 26 Reception

The University switchboard team is now located in the Building 26 (Scrivener) Reception and provides both reception and switchboard services. The phone number is (02) 6201 5111 (or dial ext 9 from internal phones).

Visitors and staff can use the phone at Reception to contact a staff member, call a taxi, etc.

Google Map

A Google Map of the area is here.

Building 27

Building 27 Teaching Laboratories

This building houses seven labs, including

  • a 'mega-laboratory' to accommodate classes of up to 100 students in chemistry and biology.
  • a laboratory for intensive and detailed work to conserve sensitive cultural materials, and a pharmalab to serve the needs of students interested in a career in pharmacy or the pharmaceutical industry.
  • a laboratory to provide for the hands-on and interactive educational needs of students in ecology and environmental science.
  • research laboratories.

Take a Virtual Tour of Building 27

Front Image of buidling 28 

The Health Hub is home to Ochre Health Medical Centre, the Faculty of Health Clinics, Capital Chemist, Laverty Pathology, RespACT (Lung Function Testing), Canberra Imaging Group, Brindabella Hearing & Speech Centre along with Tampered Coffee.

The Faculty of Health Clinics provide services to University of Canberra staff, students and the community.

The following disciplines apply:

Student Led clinics for:

  • Physiotherapy
  • Psychology
  • Exercise Physiology
  • Nutrition / Dietetics
  • Midwifery

Private Allied Health Professionals

  • Sleep and Lifestyle Clinic
  • Physiotherapists
  • Exercise Physiologist
  • Soft Tissue Therapies (Remedial Massage)
  • Nutrition / Dietetics

Specialised Services

  • Geriatrics
  • Group Exercise Classes
  • Heart Health
  • Bone Health
  • Lungs in Action
  • Function Focus
  • Neuro-Physiotherapy
  • Cancer Survivors

Building 29

UC Sports Hub

The University of Canberra's Sports Hub includes the headquarters for the Brumbies, UC Capitals, ACTSport and sports studies teaching and research facilities was officially opened by Acting Chief Minister Andrew Barr on 17th July 2014.

The 3,300 square metre facility also includes three gymnasiums, medical/rehabilitation areas, plunge pools, a sauna, main oval and skills field, and a purpose-built bocce court for Special Olympics ACT. The ACT Sports Hall of Fame, UC Fit! and the UC Research Institute for Sport and Exercise (UC-RISE) will also call the building home.

The partnership between the ACT Government, the University of Canberra and ACT Sport would ensure Canberra is at the forefront of development and innovation in sport. The benefits of co-locating community and elite sport at the University of Canberra include linking students with the sports industry, enhanced learning and industry resources and building economies of scale through co-location.

The centre also offers and provides outreach opportunities for participation in sport and education to remote and rural communities in Southern NSW.

Cooper Lodge

Student Accommodation

This complex includes two buildings joined by a floating walkway, 297 self-contained studio and multi-bedroom apartments, and the creation of a ground floor public plaza with space for retail outlets. 

The nine-storey and five-storey buildings each have an equivalent 5 star green-star rating, as well as an undercover area for 170 bicycles and 10 motorbikes. Students will also have access to a new theatrette and open decked area.

Take a Virtual Tour of rooms in this complex

The Hub, University of Canberra

This area is located below Concourse level between Building 1 and Building 8 and can be reached by:

  • external stairs from The Concourse outside Building 1 or Building 8
  • lift or internal stairs from Building 1
  • an underpass leading from the east side of Building 1.

The Hub contains

  • UCU Theatre in The Hub,
  • 87.8 UCFM Radio and
  • Commonwealth Bank
  • UC Hair Salon and Body Piercing Clinic
  • Cafe Mizzuna
  • Sizzle restaurant

For more details visit our shopping, banking and eating page.

Location Map

Detail - The Hub

UC Concourse at midday

The Concourse is the paved area bounded by Building 1, Building 5 and Building 8.

Here you will find:

UC Refectory

The UC Refectory is the place to meet and is also a premier entertainment value, to see what's on see the UC Refectory website.

At the UC Refectory there is plenty of food and drink options, including a Coffee Shop, Rosie's Chicken, The Melt, and others.

UC Shop and Post Office
The UCU Shop is located in the Concourse near the UC Refectory. The shop stocks University of Canberra clothing, including shirts, hoodies and hats. An Australia Post outlet is located within the shop. For more details and opening hours, see the UC Union website.

See Google Street View for detailed walkaround the Concourse. Within the centre of the Concourse there are stairs that you down to The Hub.

Kirinari Childcare Centre

The entrance to Kirinari is off University Drive South.

For more details, please visit the Kirinari Early Childhood Centre website.