Getting to uni
Liverpool City Campus is conveniently located adjacent to Westfield Shopping Centre and the Macquarie Plaza and an 8-minute walk from the Liverpool transport hub.
Get the train to Liverpool station, there are multiple train lines that go into the station, including: the T2 Inner West and South Line, the T3 Bankstown Line and the T5 Cumberland Line.
Liverpool station is also wheelchair accessible with a portable boarding ramp. There are lifts, payphones and toilets at this station.
Buses stop right outside Liverpool City Campus and also at Liverpool Train Station and Interchange which is a short 8-minute walk from Liverpool City Campus. These are some of the routes you can catch, coming into Liverpool from a wide range of areas:
M90, Tway T80, 805, 866, 865, 804, 803, 808, 823, 807, 808, 819, 827, 806, 851, 852, 854, 870, 871, 872, 901, 902, 903, 904, Liverpool City Council - FREE Community Shuttle Bus.
For those who need to drive, Western Sydney University is investigating solutions to complement the University’s strategies for improving access to parking in the Liverpool CBD. Through this, the University and local industry will collaborate to capture underutilised car parks within the CBD which can then be pre-booked.
As the University is striving to become a leading higher education provider of accessible and inclusive built environments, the available parking spaces within the Liverpool City Campus building will be prioritised for staff and students with a disability, then parents with childcare considerations and following that other students and staff. The University wants to ensure that we provide a learning and working environment which is accessible and inclusive for all our students, staff and visitors.
If you prefer to bike it into uni, we have bicycle stands. There is also Bicycle stands at Liverpool Train Station if you prefer to leave your bike there.
We want to encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders to study at Western. So, we offer you access to a great range of services, like career advice, tutors, medical help, counselling, computers, study spaces, a kitchen and printing facilities – even opportunities to study abroad.
Call Western Sydney University Campus Safety & Security on 1300 737 003 if you have immediate concerns for your personal safety. We have an emergency contact point on each level entry, when activated the nearest security officer is immediately deployed, while the person who raised the alarm can speak directly with security staff on campus.
Have a question? Throughout your student journey (from enrolments to graduations) Student Central is your first point of contact for information, advice, forms and referrals to other services. For more information check the Student Central webpage.
If you have a disability, chronic health condition or temporary injury, the Disability Services team can help with things like pre-admission, note takers, readers, sign interpreters, video and podcast transcripts, assistive technology, textbooks and materials in alternative formats, the list goes on.
Sometimes it’s hard to make ends meet. Find out if you’re eligible for student welfare. We can help you with all sorts of things, like buying textbooks or food, questions about Centrelink, budgeting and tax returns.
The University built the new library at Liverpool through modelling how the library could complement the curriculum, assessment and activity that could be expected at this exciting new building and state-of-the-art facilities. The library will be a whole floor with silent and flexible spaces for students.
Having trouble with the WiFi or online services? Our IT support team is always happy to help.
Great food for all occasions
Studying is hungry work. There are many places to eat in the Liverpool CBD: in the Macquarie St strip, in Liverpool Westfields, in Liverpool Hospital and also various cafe gems and hole-in-the-walls throughout the city.
There are also plenty of GF and vegetarian options.
Social and Cultural Spaces
There’s always something happening on campus
Get in touch with our Campus Life Office to find out about the latest activities and events. Or drop in and give us your suggestions. You can also join the Liverpool City Campus Orgsync group for updates on events and social/cultural activities.
The Liverpool CBD is home to a number of gyms and fitness centres including Squashlands and Crunch Gym. Additionally, there are free fitness classes run by the organisation Live Life Get Active at Bigge Park down the road from Liverpool City Campus.
Our multi-faith centre is for everyone on campus, whether you hold to a faith or not. Drop by to pray, reflect, meditate, connect with religious groups, or just take some time out.
Western has a number of on-campus men’s and women’s Muslim prayer rooms. These include Qibla-facing prayer carpets, a place for Wudu, and female prayer clothing if needed.
The Queer Room is a place for LGBTIQ peeps and their straight allies to relax, chat and find support.
If you ever need a quiet place and a sympathetic ear, pop in to see our Chaplaincy team. It’s free and confidential.
If you’re a woman or a female-identifying student, the Women’s Room is a safe place for you to study, breastfeed, attend group meetings or get involved in women’s events.