Get to know the Clayton Campus at monash.edu/study/why-choose-monash/our-locations/clayton
The suburbs listed below are closest to the Monash Clayton Campus:
- Clayton South
- Glen Waverley
- Mount Waverley
- Notting Hill
- Oakleigh East
- Oakleigh South
- Wheeler's Hill
The Monash Clayton Campus is very well connected with a variety of public transport options to help you get to class.
Stations on the Pakenham/Cranbourne train line close to the Monash Clayton Campus include Clayton, Huntingdale and Westall.
There is an extensive network surrounding the Monash Clayton Campus. Visit the Public Transport website for up to date timetables.
Inter-campus Shuttle Bus
Regular, free shuttle buses (with free wi-fi) link our Clayton campus with our Caulfield and Peninsula campuses, and our Peninsula campus to Frankston Railway Station. Just show your valid Monash student or staff card to use the service, which also accepts children, aged under four. Visit the website for more information.
There are several large shopping centres within close proximity to the Monash Clayton Campus.
Chadstone: The Fashion Capital - located 7km from campus, take the 802, 804 and 862 bus services via the Clayton Campus
Pinewood Shopping Village - located in Mount Waverley, take the 5 minute bus ride on the 703 bus route
Waverley Gardens Shopping Centre - found in Mulgrave, you can get there by taking the 631, 691 and 862 bus services from the Campus bus loop.
Mulgrave Farmers Market - held every Sunday morning, local farmers, growers and producers sell their delicious fresh seasonal produce. Take the 631, 691 and 862 bus services from the Campus bus loop.
There are many ways to entertain yourself, including two major cinema complexes located at Chadstone and Glen Waverley, as well as the on-campus cinema. The local bowling centre is very popular with the Monash students, and also features a cafe, bar, amusement arcade, laser skirmish and glow in the dark bowling!
If you venture a little further, the bustling Chapel Street precinct offers an assortment of dining, entertainment and shopping options, or why not make your way into Melbourne City centre itself. Take the train from Clayton, Westall or Huntingdale Station to South Yarra (for Chapel Street, and Flinders Street for the city.
Finding a place to live in Clayton
So you have decided that Clayton and it's surrounding suburbs are for you? Excellent!
Check out how to find a place to live to get started.