Our campus

Open space, natural calm, tall trees and wildlife. Close to the city. Convenient to shopping. Great food, cool cafes, events and markets; a buzzing social hub with something for everyone.

The University of Canberra is located in the suburb of Bruce in the Australian Capital Territory.  Surrounded by Lake Ginnindera, the new suburb of Lawson, Radford college and residential housing, regular public buses can drop you right on campus.

Student accommodation, an on-campus medical and counselling centre, the Australian Institute of Sport, Calvary Public Hospital, Belconnen Shopping Mall and a variety of restaurants are all within walking distance.

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News

  1. Image of the University of Canberra outside Building 1 taken in September 1979

    Through the lens of Canberra's history

    The University of Canberra’s Cultural Heritage and Conservation students will catalogue over 3,500 press photographs taken between the 1920s and the 1990s. The collection has returned to Canberra from the USA and will be added to the Canberra Museum and Gallery (CMAG) collection.

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  2. UC's 2019 placing on the Times Higher Education (THE) Asia-Pacific University Rankings reflect a strong growth in the areas of teaching, research, citations, international outlook and industry income. Photo: Stock image

    UC climbs to No 41 on top Asia-Pacific universities list

    The University of Canberra has climbed to no 41 in the Times Higher Education (THE) Asia-Pacific University Rankings.

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  3. David Hinwood and Hayley Teasdale have invented the Equilibri Balance Ball to help reduce the likelihood of falls in the elderly and those whose balance is impaired, such as Parkinson's sufferers. Photo: John Masiello

    Achieving Equilibri-um for the balance impaired

    A simple sphere created by two University of Canberra students is set to make a huge difference to the balance-impaired.

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  4. One of Australia's most accomplished filmmakers, Susan Maslin is now an Officer of the Order (AO).

    UC community well-represented on the 2019 Australia Day Honours list

    The University of Canberra is extremely proud of its many community members who were honoured this Australia Day.

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