Wollongong Campus is TAFE Illawarra's largest Campus.
Meaning "Sound of the Sea" in D'harawal Aboriginal Language, Wollongong is the gateway to the South Coast of NSW. With the campus just minutes away from the city centre, students can enjoy the area's beaches, eateries, shopping and entertainment.
All faculties have full representation at this campus, which is located adjacent to the University of Wollongong's main campus. The University and the Institute have established firm articulation arrangements permitting students to easily transfer to University programs.
Campus contact details
Street Address: Foleys Lane NORTH WOLLONGONG 2500
Postal Address: PO Box 1223 WOLLONGONG 2500
Telephone: 4229 0400
Fax: 4229 0626
Useful Campus information
Aboriginal Education and Training Unit: An Aboriginal Coordinator can assist Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders with their educational choices. Assistance can be provided to communities in the development of training programs. For enquiries please call 4229 0142
Customer Service Centre: Located on the ground floor in A Block. Open Monday to Friday 8:30am - 5:00pm
Campus map: Download a map of Wollongong Campus
Car Parking: A daily parking fee of $2.00 is charged if you have a permit, if you do not have a permit a daily parking fee of $8.00 will be charged. All visitors to the campus are required to display a current TAFE Illawarra parking permit sticker on the driver’s side of the windscreen of their car.
Children's Centre: Childcare is available for children aged 0-6 years and the centre caters for 24 places. The Children’s Centre operates from 8:15 am till 5:15 pm – Monday to Friday, the centre operates 48 weeks per year with a 4 week closure over the December/January period. For enquiries please contact the Children's Centre on 4229 0627
Computers for student use: Available in the Library
Counselling: Counselling Unit is located in N Block (ground floor) and counsellors can be seen by appointment. To make an appointment call 4229 0535 or 4229 0537
Course information: Call 1300 766 123 from anywhere in NSW for the cost of a local call
- Hearing: Call 4229 0649
- Physical: Call 4454 9222
- Intellectual: Call 4229 0165
- Vision: Call 4421 9865
- Neurological: Call 4229 0422
- Psychiatric: Call 4295 2261
Enquiries can be made by contacting Campus Office in A Block
First Aid: If you need first aid let your teacher know
Food: There are a variety of eateries including a cafeteria and coffee shop. The cafeteria is open Monday to Thursday 7:00am - 8:00pm and Friday 7:00am - 3:00pm (during term). The Student Association also has a function centre that caters for all types of functions.
Help with Your Studies: Tutorial support is available to help you with your studies, call 4229 0139. You can also get help from the Flexible Study Centre (in K Block, Room IG08) or call the Centre on 4229 0573 or 4229 0451
Library: Located in Block A. Opening hours: Monday – Thursday, 8.30 – 8.00pm, Friday, 8.30 – 5.00pm. Call 4229 0464 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the Library & Information Services page for library catalogue and other online services, or visit the Wollongong Campus Library guide for local services and more information.
Motor Vehicle Infringement: Please note a $10 parking infringement will be given for parking on lawns and garden areas, reserved and restricted areas, loading zones, and crossings. An infringement is also given to students who park their cars in a way that causes an obstruction or takes a parking spot allocated for disabled people.
Public Telephone: Located at A Block, near security.
Recreation: The Union Recreation Centre (X Block) is located on Saunders Oval, Foleys Rd, North Wollongong (Wollongong Campus). Facilities include, aerobics, squash, tennis, self-defence, television, clubs, fitness centre, sporting goods shop and table tennis. The centre also has barbecue areas. Call 4229 6167
Stationery and Textbook Supplies: The ITSA Bookshop carries a full range of course requirements. Open Monday to Thursday 7:30am - 7:30pm, Friday 7:30am - 5:00pm. Call 4229 0529
Student Association: Many recreational facilities, services and discounts are offered by the Illawarra TAFE Student Association (ITSA). Details of these are in the free diary given to students on joining.
TwentyTwenty Restaurant: Located in V Block, the award-winning TwentyTwenty Restaurant provides first-class training facilities to students studying hospitality and commercial cookery. The restaurant is also open to the public for lunch and dinner. For more information on how to make a booking, please call 4229 0400.
Women's Access: Assistance available from the Education & Training Services Unit. Call 4221 8909 for more information about women's programs.
Women's Room: Located at the eastern end of T Block (ground floor). Information, resources and safe space for female students.