Campus life

UWA is filled with beautiful gardens, heritage architecture, amazing facilities and the best community of people to share it with. There are many great places to eat, drink and shopget fit, discover incredible art, relax, study and more. Find out how to get your studies off to the best start and learn more about our range of facilities and services.

Making friends made easy

Starting university is the chance to expand your network of friends and meet people from all different walks of life. You never know who you'll meet – that person in your social sporting team might become your best friend, and your lab partner might just become your life partner. Try to embrace every opportunity to make connections and step outside your comfort zone.



Joining a club is the perfect way to forge new friendships, and with more than 140 clubs and societies to choose from, there's something for everyone no matter what you're into. From anime to zoology, we've got you covered.


There are loads of ways to volunteer on or off campus. It’s a great way to get involved in a cause you care about and find other people who share your passions and interests at the same time.


Sign up to be, or receive, a student mentor. Attending special events and social occasions throughout the year via the UniMentor program will open you up to new opportunities.


Attending all your classes is a win-win way to make friends. Group discussions and projects not only help you gain different perspectives, but showing up means you can meet others in your course. And who doesn't love a study buddy?


Browse and attend student events to meet people who are on the same path, chasing a similar goal or who have the same interests as you.

Students sitting on the steps of the Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery

Arts and culture

The University has a rich background in arts and cultural events across the local and wider community. Explore ways to immerse yourself in this field.



Looking to live on or off-campus? We can help you explore your options and provide advice on applying for a home in Perth.


Get active

UWA Sport offers a range of ways to reach your full potential. You can also undertake paid work opportunities.


Campus card

Your campus card is key to unlocking information and services at UWA. All students need to have a campus card, also known as a student card.

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