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Should you find this building information is outdated, please email Campus Estate.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

LevelLocationFeatures
ANorth EndCafé 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 (at Concourse level)North EndWomen's Room, UCU Shop (including Post Office and School Locker), Refectory (including Nomad Coffee, The Noshery, and Rosie's Chicken), 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.
CNorth EndCareers Service, Multi-faith Centre (Chaplaincy), Teaching and Learning Centre, and Teaching Spaces.
South EndUniversity Reception Area, Multi-Faith Centre, and Dean of Student.
DThe 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

Gymnasium - Multi-Sport Indoor Courts
  • Two full-size basketball courts (Training facility for the UC Capitals)
  • Badminton
  • Indoor Soccer (Futsal)
  • Muay Thai Boxing
  • Also, used as an Examination Centre during Examination Weeks

Building 4 Basketball

Squash Courts
  • Squash Courts - four (4) in total, available throughout the year

Building 4 Squash

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

Building 5

On Building 5 Level C is a state-of-the-art workplace that houses staff from the following University business units that recently relocated from the Scrivener Building in Fern Hill Park:

  • Quality and Service Improvement
  • Digital Information Technology Management (DITM) projects team (operations team in Building 10)
  • Finance and Business Services
  • Global Student Recruitment
  • Partnerships
  • Planning and Analytics

Take a Virtual Tour of Building 5

Building 7

Entrance from Northern Concourse

Building 7 Entrance from Pantowora Street

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 UniLodge Campus West administration. UniLodge manages all the residential on-campus accommodation, including Cooper Lodge, UC Lodge, Buru Blocks A-H, Wagan Blocks I-N, Dyara, Guginga, Gurubun, Mulleum and Wagan villages. Uni Lodge also operates off-campus accommodation at Weeden Lodge within the Belconnen Town Centre. For further information, refer to the UniLodge 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 is off-campus in Fern Hill and is currently in the process of being removed from University of Canberra's building portfolio.

TP Dynamics will develop the site into 56 energy efficient 2 and 3-bedroom townhouses as part of the Wish Development.

All services have been relocated to the Bruce Campus.

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

Concourse

The Concourse is the outdoor area within the heartland of the campus bounded by Building 1, Building 5 and Building 8.

Concourse North

Here you will find:

UC Refectory

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

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

UC Refectory

UC Shop, Post Office and School Locker
The UC Shop, including an Australia Post outlet and School Locker is located in the Concourse near the UC Refectory.
The shop stocks general supplies, and UC branded clothing, including shirts, hoodies and hats. For textbooks, you will will be able to order and pickup from School Locker within store. The UC shop will also be a Mac1 Service hosting the latest Apple products. For more details and opening hours, see the UC Union website.

UC Shop

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

The Hub

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
  • Commonwealth Bank
  • UC Hair Salon and Body Piercing Clinic
  • Cafe Mizzuna
  • Social Enterprise Hub
  • Study Abroad

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

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.

UC Hospital

The University of Canberra Hospital (UCH) is a dedicated and purpose-built rehabilitation facility, for people over the age of 18 who are experiencing mental illness or recovering from surgery, illness or injury.

See link to the UC Hospital ACT Health site.

UC Lodge

The 496-bed facility is located next to the Library, providing residents easy access to their learning spaces the growing amenities the campus has to offer.

UC Lodge consists of an eight-storey main building and a seven-storey annex. A combination of single bed and multi-share dwellings are split across 353 apartments.

UC Lodge is managed by UniLodge, for more information refer to UC Lodge @ UniLodge website.

The Canberra Specialist Medical Centre (CSMC) is an integrated medical facility built in 2019, bringing together medical oncology, haematology, radiation oncology and pharmacy to deliver a true end-to-end service for patients. CSMC delivers all aspects of a patient’s cancer treatment at the one site, from diagnosis to making a patient’s chemotherapy, providing onsite pharmacy support and giving treatment for radiation and/or chemotherapy. Additional leases are available within this facility under the Cornerstone Building Developments Group.

The following service groups within this facility include:

  • ICON Group
  • QScan Radiology
  • University of Canberra Allied Health Clinic (Level C)