Sustainable Building Design
The University has committed to a minimum rating target of 5 Star Green Star for all new building developments, and 4 Star Green Star for all major building upgrades, under the Green Building Council of Australia's rating system.
5 Star Green Star Buildings
Please click on one of the below photographs to find out more about one of the University's completed 5 Star Green Star developments:
The 'Spot' Building
Kenneth Myer Building
The University of Melbourne Parkville Campus Master Plan 2008
The University of Melbourne Parkville Campus Master Plan 2008 details the framework and principles under which development of the Parkville campus will take place. The Plan formalises the University's aspiration to occupy a leadership position in contemporary Australian higher education and its aim to be a leader through its environmental performance and commitment to sustainable development.
The Plan is hosted on the Property & Campus Services website, and available from the following link:
- Parkville Campus Master Plan 2008
(regarding environmental sustainability, refer especially to p. 27 and p. 64).