A rich heritage of bushrangers and gold rush days combines with the excitement of the V8 Supercars and numerous local sporting competitions to make Bathurst a great place to live and study. There are also plenty of cafes, bars and restaurants to catch up with friends and a busy shopping scene.
About 2,500 students are completing their degrees at CSU’s Bathurst Campus, where a range of facilities offer the latest technology in fields like communication, exercise science and nursing. A range of on campus accommodation options is available, and you can relax in the student bar or food outlets, or enjoy the open spaces around campus.
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|Facts and figures|
|Sydney to Bathurst||
|Canberra to Bathurst||
|Campus||No. of Beds||Package 1 price range||Package 2 price range|
|Albury-Wodonga||Semi Catered||246||not applicable||$7,992.00 - $9,540.00|
|Bathurst||Catered||298||$9,144.00||$9,396.00 - $10,980.00|
|Semi Catered||461||$6,948.00||$8,064.00 - $9,540.00|
|Self Catered||382||$5,904.00||$6,192.00 - $9,612.00|
|Dubbo||Self Catered||62||not applicable||$6,984.00|
|Orange||Semi Catered||355||$6,120.00||$6,408.00 - $10,620.00|
|Wagga Wagga||Catered||100||$8,820.00 - $9,936.00||$10,116.00 - $11,664.00|
|Semi Catered||523||$6,948.00||$7,848.00 - $10,332.00|
|Self Catered||556||$5,904.00||$6,804.00 - $9,360.00|
The history of Bathurst Campus dates back to 1895 with the establishment of the Bathurst Experiment Farm. The Bathurst Teachers' College was established on the site of the Bathurst Experiment Farm. The first students commenced their training on 12 March 1951, although the College was not officially opened until 9 November 1951.
Phone: (02) 6338 4000
Charles Sturt University
Facsimile: + 61 2 6331 9634
Campus postal address:
BATHURST NSW 2795
In case of emergency, campus security can be contacted on
Phone: (02) 6338 4723
CSU Bathurst has excellent facilities including computerised lecture theatres, new biochemistry laboratory and state-of-the-art technical exercise and nursing laboratories.
CSU’s campus at Wagga Wagga is the biggest, spanning more than 640 hectares and including a campus farm, equine centre, vineyard, winery and huge range of technical and industry standard facilities.
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