University of Wollongong

University of Wollongong

Turn your passion into purpose with a world-class degree from the University of Wollongong (UOW). We are a young, dynamic and innovative university, known for producing quality graduates who are ranked second in NSW for employers’ overall satisfaction*.

Set in native Australian bushland at the base of Mount Keira, UOW is one of the most picturesque university campuses in Australia. Located 90 minutes south of Sydney, and a few kilometres from Wollongong CBD and beaches, the Wollongong campus is perfect for those looking for the perfect balance between a coastal and city study experience.

UOW also has metro campuses in Liverpool, Sutherland, and Sydney CBD, as well as regional campuses in Eurobodalla, Bega Valley, Shoalhaven, and the Southern Highlands for those looking to study close to home.

Looking for international experience? UOW has connections with over 400 overseas institutions in 45 countries, giving you ample opportunity for study abroad and exchange programs. UOW connects people who are passionate learners and those who seek to improve the world around them.

UOW provides a range of supportive educational facilities, including Woolyungah Indigenous Centre, a purpose-built space tailored to help Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students thrive at university, including study rooms, computer labs, a cultural fire pit and mentoring programs.

* QILT Employer Satisfaction Survey 2022 ranked employers’ overall satisfaction with UOW graduates at 87.3% placing UOW 5th among all universities nationally and 2nd in NSW.

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General information for University of Wollongong


UOW Student Central, (ground floor Building 17)
Northfields Avenue, Gwynneville NSW 2500

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1300 367 869 (within Australia)
+61 2 4221 3218 (international)

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