The University of Tasmania has two campuses in Launceston:
- The Newnham campus is located beside the Tamar River, a short drive from the Launceston city centre. The Newnham campus is home to the Australian Maritime College. The campus is regularly serviced by public transport and is close to local shopping centres.
- The Inveresk campus, located near Launceston's CBD, is home to the School of Creative Arts and Media, School of Architecture and Design, and the Inveresk Apartments. The University is currently redeveloping and expanding its Inveresk campus as part of the Northern Transformation Project.