The Albany Centre


UWA has a regional campus in the south-coast town of Albany – a four-and-half-hour drive from Perth.

The friendly and close-knit UWA Albany community includes the:

In 2005, Curtin University of Technology joined UWA in Albany to provide additional courses to the local community.

At the UWA Albany Centre you can experience all that regional Western Australia has to offer while studying at university. A supportive, welcoming community at the UWA Albany Centre provides the perfect alternative to a big-city campus.

Centre of Excellence in Natural Resource Management undertakes targeted, cost-effective and innovative research that makes a significant and recognised contribution to addressing Australia's natural resource management problems.

The Rural Clinical School of WA (Albany) offers clinical placements in a regional town to medicine students in their penultimate year from UWA and University of Notre Dame Australia.

UWA Albany offers a diverse range of stimulating options to become involved in, including sporting and social activities, public lectures and arts events.

The Friends of UWA Albany provides a way for members of the community to show support for and to be involved in UWA activities in Albany.

In 2019, UWA Albany celebrated 20 years in the Great Southern region. A short film & website where commisioned to commemorate the event.