What are campus?

  • (noun): A field on which the buildings of a university are situated.

Campus

A campus is traditionally the land on which a college or university and related institutional buildings are situated. Usually a campus includes libraries, lecture halls, residence halls and park-like settings. The definition currently describes a collection of buildings that belong to a given institution, either academic or non-academic.

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King's College London - Campuses - Denmark Hill Campus
... the Institute of Psychiatry form the Denmark Hill Campus, straddling the borders of the London Borough of Lambeth and the London Borough of Southwark in Camberwell, the only campus not situated on the ... The KCL library for this campus is on-site, known as the Weston Education Centre (WEC) ...
Virginia Tech - Student Life - Residential Life
... More than 9,000 Virginia Tech students reside on campus ... The university has on-campus housing for graduate and professional students who are single the housing may not accommodate families and spouses ... Campus residence halls East Ambler Johnston West Ambler Johnston Barringer Brodie East Campbell Main Campbell Cochrane Main Eggleston West Eggleston Harper Hillcrest Johnson Lee Miles ...
University Of Birmingham - In Popular Culture
... and UC Berkeley, which in the book both have replicas of the Leaning Tower of Pisa on campus ... The university campus has been used as a filming location for a number of film and television productions, particularly those of the BBC which has a ... Scenes from the John Cleese film Clockwise were filmed at the campus' east entrance, while several episodes of the BBC detective series Dalziel and Pascoe, daytime soap Doctors and CBBC series Brum ...
Campus
... A campus is traditionally the land on which a college or university and related institutional buildings are situated ... Usually a campus includes libraries, lecture halls, residence halls and park-like settings ... fields at their own institutions, but "campus" did not yet describe the whole university property ...