Resources & Facilites

The Sydney School of Architecture, Design & Planning boasts an especially enviable position amongst architectural and related faculties in Australia in terms of studio space, research laboratories, teaching venues and computer facilities.


The School provides dedicated studios for each year of the BDesArch, as well as an enlarged studio for MArch students. Studios are used as both teaching and individual work spaces, with each student having 24-hour access to their studios.

Architecture studios are located on levels 2, 3 and 4 in the Wilkinson Building. In addition, there is a specialist Urban Design Studio on level 5.

Computer Labs

The School provides students with 24-hour access to a number of Mac and PC platform computer laboratories that are used for teaching as well as individual work and research. Printing facilities attached to the labs includes standard laser printers as well as plotter printers for AO+ sized printing.

SciTech Library

Located on the Darlington Campus of the University of Sydney, the Scitech Library supports the School of Architecture, Design & Planning, the School of Engineering and Information Technologies and the Faculty of Science.

The SciTech Library is the amalgamation of the Architecture, Engineering, Madsen and Mathematics libraries, brought together as part of the Campus 2010 project.

The University Architecture Library is acknowledged as the largest and best architecture, architectural science, design science, planning and allied disciplines library in Australia.