New home for the Student Union

Photo: Two views of the proposed open plan office space for the Student Union. Courtesy: 1:1 Architects.

Two views of the proposed open plan office space for the Student Union. Courtesy: 1:1 Architects.

  • Address
  • Project overview
  • Project update
  • Project timeline
  • Consultants
  • Address

    360 Swanston Street, City

    Project overview

    As part of RMIT’s plan to enhance student services, a new, refurbished home is being developed for the Student Union. The location is level 3 of Building 8, in the heart of the City campus.

    The spacious and flexible accommodation is tailored to a variety of user needs

    Features:

    • Student Union Council library
    • Student lounge
    • Meeting area
    • Kitchenette
    • Open-plan office space
    • Ergonomic, attractive furnishings
    • Student welfare offices
    • Womyns’ room
    • Queer students’ space

    Project update

    April 2009

    Works on the new premises for the Student Union are complete and staff have moved into their offices.

    Project timeline

    Work begins

    January 2009

    Work ends

    April 2009

    Consultants

    RMIT Project Manager

    Andrew Hicks

    RMIT Client Relations Manager

    Brad Bartlett

    Architect

    1:1 Architects Pty Ltd

    Main Contractor

    ISIS

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