Mawson Lakes campus

Located in one of Adelaide’s premier developing suburbs, our Mawson Lakes campus boasts contemporary teaching, learning and research facilities; manicured green spaces and wetland areas; buzzing cafés; and leisure facilities to help you get the most out of your UniSA experience.

The campus is located 20 minutes from the Adelaide city centre, on Mawson Lakes Boulevard in Adelaide’s northern suburbs.

Mawson Lakes is well known for its computing and information technology, engineering, science, civil aviation, applied science, sports science, e-commerce and environmental studies programs.

The campus also houses many internationally and nationally-recognised research institutes and centres.

The campus has state-of-the-art research facilities, an extensive library and collaborative links with the adjacent, internationally-renowned Technology Park.

The Mawson Centre also provides a shared space for UniSA and the Mawson Lakes community, offering a library, lecture theatre and computer barn.

The campus is only a 40-minute drive from the world-renowned Barossa Valley wine region.

Getting to Mawson Lakes

Mawson Lakes has great transport links from the city and can be reached by bus and train. It is also very accessible from the northern suburbs of Adelaide.

The Mawson Interchange is a major local transport hub. It is only a five-minute walk from the campus. Buses are also available on the campus. Explore Adelaide Metro to find your bus, train or tram to campus.

Driving and cycling to Mawson Lakes is also a popular option, however parking spaces can be limited.

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    Mawson Lakes campus map

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    Mawson Lakes campus map

    Mawson Lakes is located only 14km from Adelaide city and is easily accessible by car, bus, train or bicycle.

    How to get to Mawson Lakes
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    Mawson Lakes virtual tour

    Take a look around Mawson Lakes campus with one of our virtual tours.

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What’s happening around campus

  • Food and drink

    Food and drink

    Grab a bite at one of our on-campus eateries.

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  • Planetarium


    Plenty is on all year round at the Planetarium at Mawson Lakes.

    Visit the planetarium

  • Bike parking and showers

    Bike parking and showers

    Find where secure bike parking and showers are located at Mawson Lakes.

    Cycle to campus

  • Mawson Lakes library

    Mawson Lakes library

    Find out how the Mawson Lakes library can assist your studies.

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