my village life

live student life to the fullest!

Western Sydney University Village is all about creating a student experience that's unique, exciting and unforgettable. Right from the time you check in, there will be great opportunities to meet new people and 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

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 Penrith

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see what students are saying

“It's nice and quiet for study, but they have heaps of events, so I can be social if I choose to.”

Saber

Western Sydney University Village Penrith

“Your room mates become like a second family. The Village has definitely become a place that feels like home to me.”

Savannah

Western Sydney University Village Penrith

“I can roll out of bed and get to class in 10 minutes. I think my record is 5 minutes!”

Julian

Western Sydney University Village Penrith

“I love that I get to make so many friends from different countries. I've learned so much.”

Amir

Western Sydney University Village Penrith

“Everyone is really easygoing here. If I had to do it all again I'd still pick the Village.”

Andrew

Western Sydney University Village Penrith

“The highlight of my time here is meeting lifelong friends. I made some really good friends in my first year, and my housemates are my best friends.”

Stephen

Western Sydney University Village Penrith

“It’s really easy to make friends because you’re all in it together and there are heaps of events.”

Chloe

Western Sydney University Village Penrith

“I am able to meet people from different backgrounds. I could make new friends and understand different cultures at the same time.”

Chirag

Western Sydney University Village Penrith

“The best thing about the Village is getting to meet people from different cultures and socialising with everyone.”

Alyssa

Western Sydney University Village Penrith

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