my village life

live student life to the fullest!

At Western Sydney University Village Bankstown, we help residents live, learn and grow! From pancake breakfasts to themed parties, cooking classes to resume writing workshops, we've got great opportunities for you to experience all that uni has to offer.

what we bring to the student experience

Whether you’re fresh out of high school or a seasoned uni student, we’ll have you living it up and exploring the world in no time.
From award-winning residential life programs to free accommodation across our global network, we’ve got opportunities you won’t find anywhere else.

live, learn, grow

Our unique residential life framework is designed to help you live student life, learn at uni and grow as an individual. Right from the time you check in to Western Sydney University Village, there will be great opportunities to make friends, support your studies and gain life skills you can use throughout uni and beyond.

go explore

Go Explore is your key to free accommodation across the United States, United Kingdom and New Zealand! From Philadelphia to London to Christchurch, current Western Sydney University Village residents can discover new places around the globe and stay at any participating CLV village outside Australia for up to two weeks free!

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first year uni

First year students take note! You've worked hard to get to this point. You're about to start uni and take a step that will change everything. That's where our V1 First Year Uni program comes in. From the moment you apply to Western Sydney University Village, our highly trained team will show you the best way to get the most out of your student experience.

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our commitment

As well as creating an exciting Village community, we focus on creating safe, secure and supportive environments for our residents. This means you can concentrate on making the most of your student experience!

safety

  • Staff on-site throughout the day
  • Duty Manager available in the evening and at night
  • Resident Assistants and security on-call after hours

security

  • Lockable buildings and electronic card access to recreational areas and shared facilities
  • CCTV monitoring select areas 24 hours a day
  • Security patrols intermittently throughout the day
  • Crimsafe doors

support

  • Staff trained in first aid, crisis management and dealing with personal issues
  • Well-developed systems to ensure issues are managed promptly
  • Close partnerships with Western Sydney University support staff to ensure residents receive all the assistance they require

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career

Moving to uni can feel a bit like throwing yourself into the deep-end. A lot of what is ahead is unknown, and that can be a little daunting if it’s your first time away from home.

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health

Many of my most memorable days have something to do with a large selection of seafood, and if I go to a party I am almost exclusively the person lingering at the snack table.

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uni life

I always noticed how difficult it was for my mates at uni who scrambled their work together at the last second to submit it, only to get a mark that wasn’t anywhere near what they could have gotten.

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find us on campus

Convenience is key! The Village is so close to university facilities and classrooms that you can roll out of bed and be in class in minutes

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meet our team

Need help with something in the Village? Be it a leaky tap or directions on where to grab a bite to eat, our friendly staff have one goal - to make your uni experience the best it can be

meet the staff

what's happening

Wondering what's new or looking for something to do? The Village is a buzzing community! Find out the latest news and events at the Western Sydney University Village Bankstown

view our latest news and events

see what students are saying

“My apartment is definitely a home away from home. We get free food all the time and there is someone in Reception 24/7. I’ve always felt welcome.”

Cassidy

Western Sydney University Village Bankstown

“The vibe of the Village is so positive. It’s so close to the uni and the people are awesome.”

Adam

Western Sydney University Village Bankstown

“I don’t think I would have made as many friends off-campus. The amount of people here is amazing, you really start to form a family.”

Elveena

Western Sydney University Village Bankstown

“The Village is all about convenience for me. Getting to class is so easy, and you never run out of things to do and people to hang with.”

Liam

Western Sydney University Village Bankstown

“I’m international and this is the best option for me. Everything was just made easy for me, which I needed since moving country was so stressful!”

Melina

Western Sydney University Village Bankstown

“The events here are really cool, we all hang out in the common areas a lot and play pool. There’s always something to do!”

Natalie

Western Sydney University Village Bankstown

“The Village is a really good mix between academics and privacy as well as organised community events and social life.”

Flick

Western Sydney University Village Bankstown

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