Building and Grounds


A Co-op Bookshop is available at the Australian National University, Balmain Crescent, Acton. Call (02) 6249 6244.


The Signadou Chapel is open at all times during the semester for quiet prayer. A campus Mass is celebrated on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at 12:30pm each week. The Rosary is to be prayed on Wednesdays at 1pm, and Eucharistic Adoration will take place from 11.30am-12.30pm on Thursdays.

The Chapel is available for weddings and baptisms for staff, current and former students. Contact Campus Ministry for further details on (02) 6209 1150.

Nursing Mothers’ and Parenting Room

Signadou is a parent friendly campus. A room is available on the ground floor in the Blackfriars building for staff and student use. Contact Reception at Blackfriars for access to these facilities.

Facilities include: baby changing table, microwave, fridge, sink, hot and cold water.


ACU is a Tobacco-Free University. This means that smoking is not permitted anywhere within ACU buildings, grounds or controlled properties and University vehicles. The policy applies to anyone who studies, works or visits ACU premises, including the general public, volunteers and contractors, including people attending conferences, events and functions on ACU premises during the week and on weekends. More information is available on the Smoke-Free ACU page.


There is a public telephone located in the library photocopy room in the Signadou building and in the Cloister near the lift on ground floor at Blackfriars.