Sydney is one of the most livable cities in the world. A destination of choice for international corporations, business leaders, tourists and students. It is a thriving metropolis of almost five million people with a third of its population born overseas, Sydney is one of the most multicultural cities in the world.
Western Sydney University is ranked in the top 2% of Universities worldwide. Why? Because we believe in a world of unlimited opportunity, where the potential for success is unlimited for those with talent, drive and ambition.
At Western you’ll be supported by our experienced, award-winning staff, our high-tech and advanced facilities and our extensive range of learning, social and welfare support services.
Conveniently located campuses
The university experience is about so much more than classes. With 10 campuses conventiently located across Sydney, you'll have the chance to enjoy our modern, student-centred facilities while also exploring our beautiful city. Go site-seeing on your breaks, immerse yourself in a culturally diverse community and enjoy all that Western has to offer.
Your home away from home
Inclusivity matters at Western and we are committed to fostering a positive and supportive learning environment for everyone. We're proud to be one of the most culturally diverse universities in Australia, with more than 170 nationalities represented in our student community.
One of the best things about life on campus is there’s always something happening. From table tennis comps, outdoor chess, sports and Unigames, to one of many social events organised by the University or student clubs.
Live on Campus
Western Sydney University offers a wide range of on-campus accommodation, providing you with high quality, affordable accommodation that gives a rich and balanced living and learning environment.
All of our villages are self-catered and fully furnished with a great range of accommodation options and 24 hour support on Bankstown, Campbelltown, Hawkesbury, Nirimba, Parramatta and Penrith campuses. No matter which campus you choose, you'll find an exciting community of residents with plenty of events to help you live, learn and grow!
At Western Sydney University we provide a wide range of services to help you achieve academic success. These include advice on careers, employment, learning skills, counselling, religious support and more. When you’re arriving into Sydney for the first time you will have a free airport pickup, enjoy the informative international orientation day and be connected up with services that will see you settle into life in Australia in no time.
Studying in Australia is generally very safe, however, It’s still important to be aware of risks and ways to minimise them. Come along to international orientation day before your study starts to learn ways to stay safe and enjoy the best of Western Sydney.
Our campuses are patrolled by our Campus Safety and Security team 24 hours a day 7 days a week to ensure students have a safe and secure environment. They even provide a security escort from your classroom to your transport or accommodation after dark.