Christ College (University Of Tasmania)
Christ College is the oldest tertiary institution in Australia and is a residential college of the University of Tasmania.
The college is currently located on the University's grounds in Sandy Bay. The college has a residential community consisting of approximately 160 undergraduate and postgraduate residents, a significant minority of whom are international students from Asia, Europe, and the Americas. College life at Christ College is vibrant, with numerous sport and social events being hosted throughout the academic year.
The college’s Sandy Bay campus buildings were designed by Dirk Bolt, and are regarded as one of Tasmania's finest examples of post-Second World War Australian architecture.
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