SIT’s main campus is located at 133 Tay Street, Invercargill. Our on-campus facilities include a student gym, bookshop, cafe, and support services such as a health nurse, counsellor, chaplain, learning assistance centre, disability liaison, Iwi liaison and Pacific Island liaison.
The ‘SIT Downtown’ campus complex located on Don Street houses our Art, Design, Photography, Film, Animation, Music, Audio and Fashion students and encompasses the Centrestage Theatre, Fashion Boutique, Vault Cafe and two public art galleries.
Living, Working & Studying in Invercargill
Student life in Invercargill is well established, and the city is a safe and welcoming environment for work, study and play. With around 5,000 students on campus in Invercargill, SIT is big enough to offer variety and a true student culture, yet has small class sizes ensuring plenty of hands-on experience and the opportunity to make great friends.
Our students are highly valued by the Southland community for the vibrance they bring to the region, and there is ample opportunity for students to participate in sport, recreation, community and social events as well as to gain part and full time employment. Living in Invercargill is highly affordable for students, the city is compact and easy to get around, and students have easy access to world class facilities that are the envy of much larger cities.
What you can expect if you choose to study in Invercargill
- Ability to find affordable accommodation close to campus
- The opportunity to forge lifelong friendships
- Access to world-class sport and recreation facilities
- Clubs and societies to join for almost any interest
- Easily accessible health and family services
- Friendly and welcoming community
- Safe and supportive environment for students
Find out more about studying in Invercargill - 'Capital of the Friendly South'!