Experience UNSW College

Learn with us, grow with us.

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Your learning experience at UNSW College will build your confidence to launch successfully into your degree at university 

When you’re not immersed in study, there’s so much to experience at UNSW College. You’ll be making new friends, exploring Sydney and living independently, maybe for the first time ever! As a student at UNSW College, you will be supported in lots of different ways to ensure you are successful in your studies, and ready to start your degree at university.  

Support from the start 

Our professional Student Experience team is here to help you manage life at university from advising on accommodation options and getting set up with life in Sydney, to keeping healthy and motivated for your best chance of success in your studies. 

Access world-class facilities 

The UNSW campus has everything you need for an outstanding student experience. There is a wide range of accommodation options, cafés, restaurants, shops, study areas, sporting and swimming facilities all in the heart of the campus. By choosing UNSW College, you will have access to a vibrant university life, right in the heart of Sydney!  

Prepare for your next step to UNSW Sydney 

UNSW College is a superb entry point for students into UNSW Sydney. Our students benefit from being immersed in university life before commencing their degrees. Knowing how to get around and where to get help provide a fantastic head start to our students.  


Student life

This is where your College experience begins! Our campus is located in Sydney’s leafy eastern suburbs, close to the beach and the CBD, across the road from UNSW Sydney. Join more than 60,000 students in the heart of a vibrant, active and diverse community.

Student Support

Help is never far away at UNSW College. Here you can find assistance with academic and study support, personal wellbeing, health and professional development.

Under 18 Care

Over the years, we have cared for and supported thousands of young international students who want to study in Australia. The Under 18 Care program offers the support that young students need, so you can settle in, stay safe and be set up for academic success.

Safety on campus

Health and safety for all students and staff is our number one priority at UNSW College. Find emergency contacts, become familiar with after-hours security services, and know where to go if you need help.


With a recently renovated UNSW College campus and access to world-class libraries, computer labs and more across the road at UNSW Sydney, you have everything you need to achieve your goals at UNSW College and beyond.

Living in Sydney

Get to know this welcoming, beautiful and safe city, famous for its cultural diversity and professional opportunities. The UNSW College campus offers easy access to Sydney’s iconic landmarks, beaches and more, so it’s the perfect place to start your international career journey.


Orientation is compulsory for all new students at the start of their program. We help students set up their online learning platforms, understand their timetables and classes, enjoy a campus tour, as well as provide opportunities to meet and socialise with classmates and teachers.


Our team can help you find suitable accommodation, both on-campus and off-campus. We also have specific Under 18 student accommodation options. So whether you want to walk to your classes, or be close to the beach and the city, we will help you to explore great living options which suit a range of preferences and budgets.

Cost of living

Living in Sydney is fun and exciting! We want you to be able to make the most of it. If it’s your first time out of home or living in a new country, it’s important to know your budget and have some savings when you arrive.

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Diploma & Foundation Studies
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From 26 August 2024, UNSW College™ will commence delivery of Diplomas under its own CRICOS Provider Code - 01020K and TEQSA Provider ID: PRV13020 (Institute of Higher Education).
From 13 January 2025, UNSW College™ will commence delivery of Foundation Studies under its own CRICOS Provider Code - 01020K and TEQSA Provider ID: PRV13020 (Institute of Higher Education).

Pre-Masters Program & Academic English
UNSW College™ delivers the Pre-Masters Program and Academic English programs under CRICOS Provider Code 01020K and TEQSA Provider ID: PRV13020 (Institute of Higher Education).

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