Parkville Campus

Located just a few minutes from Melbourne's central business district, Parkville is the main campus of the University of Melbourne.

About Parkville

The Faculty of Science operates all over the Parkville Campus, in a range of new and historic buildings, to bring together experts across all scientific disciplines. Visit Our schools to find out more about each schools' facilities and locations.

The campus houses world-leading technology platforms, facilities and research services, from advanced microscopy imaging to Australia's only University-based quantum computing hub – find out more about our cutting-edge facilities.

The Parkville Campus of the University of Melbourne is located on Wurundjeri land.

Getting here

Parkville, Victoria 3010, Australia

The School is well accessed by public transport via trams (Swanston Street and Royal Parade); buses (from corner Elgin and Lygon Streets) and Melbourne Central train station (corner Swanston and Latrobe Streets). If you're driving, metered parking is available in a few locations:

  • College Crescent (north of Swanston Street), Carlton North (4 hours)
  • Lytton Street, Carlton North (10 hours)
  • Lygon Street (north of Princes Street), Carlton North (10 hours)
  • Surrounding streets such as Elgin, Faraday, Cardigan and Lygon Streets (1–2 hours)