Scheduled service maintenance outage for the BookingPoint System from 4pm Friday 18th Aug to 12am Sunday 20th Aug, please note no new bookings can be made during this period.

University House

University House (formerly known as NESCA house), located on the corner of King Street and Auckland Street, is one of the buildings with a large occupation by the School of Humanities, Creative Industries & Social Sciences (HCISS). University House is a state heritage-listed building featuring an art deco style and an impressive sandstone façade.


The building code for University House is UNH. Rooms are labelled according to their building code, level, and room number. For instance, UNH102 is University House, Level 1, Room 102. 

If you need help finding a room, ask the friendly staff or a helpful app is MazeMap.


Opening Hours

Open Access

DayOpening Hours
Monday to Friday8am – 6pm
Saturday & SundaySecure Access Only
Public HolidaysClosed
Uni ID is required by University Security for identification during Open Access Hours

Secure Access

DayOpening Hours
Monday to Friday7am – 8am & 6pm – 10pm
Saturday & Sunday8am – 10pm
Public HolidaysClosed
*Secure Access can be acquired through the General Induction

Please note some areas are key and card access restricted and are subject to the availability of the technical staff. Computer Labs are card access only.


Technical Staff Availability

DayOpening Hours
Monday to Friday8am – 5pm
Saturday & SundayClosed
Public HolidaysClosed

Technical Staff Office Locations are: UNHG03 (Uni House, Ground Floor, Room 03) and UNHG04 (Uni House, Ground Floor, Room 04)

Printing Services

Room Access & Required Inductions

University House has a range of spaces for students to complete their coursework. See the table below.

Successful completion of the General Induction is required before the access of additional inductions is granted.

Start General Induction
Type Of RoomRooms AvailableInduction Required
Computer LabsUNHG01 
UNH138
UNH151
UNH202
General Induction
Co-LabsUNHG01
UNH102
UNH104
General Induction
Photo Studio UNH147L2 Photo Studio Induction
Print Lab MakerspaceUNHG07
L2 City Makerspaces Induction
Technical Staff OfficesUNHG03
UNHG04
Specimens LabUNH305L2 Specimens Lab
Animation Lab UNH124L2 Animation Studios Induction
Illustration & Textiles RoomUNH143General Induction
Edit SuitesUNH125 
UNH126
UNH127
UNH128
General Induction
Honours StudioUNH108General Induction
(Honours Student Priority)
PhD & Masters Degree SpacesUNH115General Induction*
(PhD Students Only, card access required)
LDTI City StudioUNH116General Induction
Textiles Studio MakerspaceUNH206
UNH207
L2 City Makerspaces Induction
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Room & Equipment Bookings

Room & equipment bookings are made through the Booking Point systems:


Evacuation Point

The emergency evacuation meeting point for University House is at Christie Park

University House evacuation point: Christie Park

Additional Facilities

Updated on August 11, 2023

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