Bathurst is a great place to live and study, and is well-known for its friendly and welcoming atmosphere. Offering the latest technology in fields like communication, exercise science and nursing, CSU in Bathurst will have you workplace ready before you've even left the classroom. The campus offers a great mix of country and city, with professional quality facilities in a semi-rural setting, and attracts some of the best and brightest students in a variety of fields. If you're looking for a supportive community where you can develop both academically and socially, CSU in Bathurst is the place for you.

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Charles Sturt University
Panorama Avenue
Bathurst NSW 2795

General enquiries:

02 6338 4000


02 6338 4723


+61 2 6331 9634

Security and emergency contacts:
On campus security can be contacted externally on 02 6338 4999 and internally on 84999.

In the case of an emergency, phone 000 (fire, police, ambulance), and then campus security - internal shortcut dial 400.



  • 24-hour Learning Commons

  • Crave

  • Centre for Professional Development

  • Community Dental and Oral Health Clinic

  • Community Health and Wellness Centre

  • gymnasium

  • Indigenous Student Centre

  • indoor sports arena

  • Kajulu Communications

  • media centre

  • on campus accommodation

  • paramedic and biochemistry laboratories

  • Ponton Theatre

  • post office

  • sporting ovals

  • Rafters Bar and Grill

  • sporting ovals

  • television studios and editing suites

  • tennis court



  • 24-hour on campus security service

  • academic support

  • career assistance

  • counselling

  • dental health services through the Community Dental and Oral Health Clinic

  • disability support

  • equity services

  • health and wellbeing services

  • Indigenous student services

  • Student Central

  • Student Representative Council.


Bathurst campus

Living on campus is a great way to make the most of your university experience. CSU in Bathurst has a range of accommodation to suit all types of students and their budgets, including catered and self-catered options. Some residences are more like traditional dormitory living, and others are designed to be more home-like, but you can expect the same level of comfort and security at any residence you choose.

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CSU in Bathurst offers a diverse range of undergraduate and postgraduate options and is especially well known for its communication courses. Our courses in communication are highly regarded in the industry, and include intensive internships at some of the most prestigious agencies in the country, which often lead to employment opportunities.

CSU in Bathurst also offers courses in:

  • business and management

  • computer science and games programming

  • engineering

  • exercise and sport science

  • health and physical education or K – 12 education

  • information technology

  • nursing and paramedics

  • policing and criminal justice

  • psychology and social science.

Browse a full list of courses offered at CSU in Bathurst

What's Bathurst like?

Bathurst campus

Bathurst is a vibrant regional centre in New South Wales, with a rich and interesting history of bushrangers and gold rush days. Located less than three hours' drive from Sydney, Bathurst is the perfect combination of country life, with the convenience of city living. Shop 'til you drop or enjoy a relaxed coffee or tasty meal at one of Bathurst's great restaurants.

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