Life on campus
Life at Murdoch isn’t just about getting to class on time and studying for exams. Getting involved on campus is the best way to meet new people, connect with other students and make the most of your time at Murdoch.
Join fun activities, events and experiences
Located in Murdoch, just 15 minutes from the bustling central business district of Perth and the historic port city of Fremantle, our Perth campus offers all of our courses along with state-of-the-art teaching facilities, support services, specialised educational and recreational facilities and a unique student experience.
My time at Murdoch was absolutely wonderful! I only had the opportunity to experience it for a semester, but I managed to meet some amazing people, experience the stunning state of WA, go on unforgettable trips and not to forget the high-quality academic side of things.Laura Valpas, Scotland
Study Abroad, Semester 2 2019
Murdoch Guild runs a range of events including Festival Day, Stamp Out Stress Day, the Guild Ball, MarketDaze, Clubs and Societies Day and Multicultural Day, so you will have plenty of opportunities to get involved and meet new people.
Join a club
Murdoch Guild supports over 100 clubs and societies, ranging from academic to music, gaming and sports groups. Joining one of Murdoch’s clubs or societies is a great way for you to get to know other students, collaborate with a diverse group of people, share ideas, attend social functions and take part in industry and nation-wide sporting events.
Access our library
Whether you are studying individually or collaborating with a group, the library houses all the materials you need for your studies, including high demand learning resources, unit readings, online journals, e-books and past exam papers. With our 24/7 learning common area, you can also access computers, internet, printing and scanning services at any time of the day or night.
Stay fit and healthy
The Sports and Recreation Centre offers a fully equipped fitness centre with discounted memberships available for students. If you prefer team sports, you can join a social sports team or become part of a Murdoch sports club. Make sure you look out for the annual UniGames.
Socialise and relax
There is always a great spot to catch up with friends and relax on campus. We have plenty of vibrant cafés and food outlets where you could grab a tasty bite to eat.
Make the most of the daily specials and catch up for a drink in the beer garden at the Tavern, or attend events like open mic and quiz nights.
Help the community
Murdoch Guild Volunteering connects Murdoch students who have a passion for volunteering with community organisations. You can develop new skills and meet new people while doing volunteer work that helps the community or relates to your degree.
Whether you want to be in the centre of all the on-campus action and live on campus at Murdoch University Village or go off campus, there is a range of options for you.
Receive personalised support
The Study Abroad and Exchange Support team is your dedicated hub for information or assistance with studying abroad at Murdoch. This includes information regarding admissions, orientation and welfare matters.
I had a fantastic semester abroad! Besides viewing my studies form a different angle, I met some amazing people and could explore and experience WA.Isabel Weissenbacher, Germany
Study Abroad, Semester 2 2019