Our newest graduate accommodation offers you an affordable and sustainable home, located in Melbourne Connect. Melbourne Connect is a collaboration precinct, bringing together highest calibre industry, researchers, entrepreneurs, and thinkers.

Your new home offers:

  • A central location metres from our Parkville campus and in the centre of the Melbourne Innovation District
  • Close proximity to the iconic food and shopping district of Lygon Street
  • Access to support services, including an alumni career skills and employability program
  • A place to stay for visiting academics and fellows.

Connecting you to other graduates

Connecting you to a global city

Connecting you to possibilities

Apply early to secure your place

Applications for semester 2, 2023 will open on 1st of April. Applications for 2024 will open on 1st of August.

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6 star

Green Star World Excellence Rating

100 metres

to Parkville campus


on-site support

600 metres

to Melbourne CBD


shared spaces and facilities

The Lofts at Melbourne Connect features

Building features

Apartment features

  • Bathroom
  • Fully-equipped kitchen
  • Loungeroom
  • Dining table
  • WIFI access included

Studio apartments are furnished with a double bed, all other apartment types contain a king single bed.

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Interested in seeing The Lofts at Melbourne Connect for yourself? You can book an in-person tour at a time that suits you.

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Room options and costs

Click on the room types below to take a virtual tour1.

Room types2 Weekly rate3 2022Weekly rate 2023
Twin studio2 $350$379
4 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom $390$409
4 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom (Balcony) $395$419
4 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom (Private Balcony) $400$429
2 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom $415$439
2 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom (Private Balcony) $420$449
4 Bedroom, 4 Bathroom $440$459
4 Bedroom, 4 Bathroom (Private Balcony) $445$469
3 Bedroom, 3 Bathroom $460 $499
Studio4 $500$549
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom $555$609
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom (Private Balcony) $560$619

1Virtual tours are indicative only. Actual rooms and inclusions may differ.
2Studio and 1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom apartments at The Lofts at Melbourne Connect can be occupied by two people. However, a double occupancy charge of $55 per week will apply. For example, if you're interested in sharing a Studio apartment with another person, the weekly price would be $555.
3Weekly rate applies to 6 and 12 month agreements. All rates, other than double occupancy rooms, are in $AUD, per person, per week. Double occupancy rooms are in $AUD, per room, per week. Rate is inclusive of utilities, including WIFI.
4Studio refers to a room that includes a kitchenette and bathroom.

Melbourne Connect

As a resident of The Lofts, you'll be living within Melbourne Connect, Australia's leading innovation precinct.

Travel times from The Lofts at Melbourne Connect

DestinationDistanceWalkCycle Public Transport
The University of Melbourne (Parkville campus)100 m2 min1 minN/A
The University of Melbourne (Southbank campus) 3.1 km39 min13 min24 min
The University of Melbourne Sports Centre 700 m8 min3 minN/A
Closest University library - Giblin Eunson Library800 m9 min3 minN/A
Closest supermarket - Woolworths, Lygon Street 400 m5 min2 minN/A
Melbourne CBD - Melbourne Central Station1.6 km20 min6 min14 min

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