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UTS Central

The UTS Central Project represents a significant component of the broader, billion-dollar-plus UTS City Campus Master Plan.

Located on Broadway, the project will redefine the Broadway campus, create additional connections within the campus and further enhance the student experience. It will significantly support the university’s long-term strategic plan including significant growth in research while positively contribute to the urban quality of the precinct.

The first phase of the project will see the transformation of Building 2 (located on the corner of Jones St and Broadway) into a futuristic-looking, glass-enveloped student hub and new home for the Faculty of Law. Work commenced in mid-November 2016 with the demolition of the existing Building 2 on Broadway. Construction got underway in early 2017, and is targeting completion in 2019.

Artist impression of Building 2
An artist's impression of Building 2 from Broadway

A second phase of the project proposes an extension to the Building 1 (Tower) podium (lower levels) to redefine the main entrance to UTS as well as create enhanced public and informal learning spaces. Timeframes are yet to be determined.

Latest news

July 2017: Faculty of Law to make a new home in Building 2

June 2017: Get the inside story on Building 2    

May 2017: Look out, trucks about – entering the Building 2 work site from Broadway

April 2017: Onwards and upwards for Building 2 as demolition comes to an end

March 2017: Students guide to Building 2: What’s happening and what does it mean for you?

February 2017: UTS Central: Demolition on course for March completion

December 2016: Building 2 changes before our eyes as demolition continues

November 2016: Building 2 to go out with a bang as heavy demolition begins

October 2016: D-Day (that's Demolition Day!) is fast approaching for Building 2

For past updates on the UTS Central project, visit our news section or for more information see our frequently asked questions page.

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Project data

Location: UTS City Campus, Broadway
Timeframe: 2016-19
Architects: Francis-Jones Morehen Thorp (FJMT) in conjunction with Lacoste + Stevenson/Daryl Jackson Robin Dyke Architects
Project Managers: UTS Program Management Office (PMO)
Main works contractor: Richard Crookes Constructions (RCC)
Feedback and enquiries: masterplan.feedback@uts.edu.au