University Accommodation open – places filling fast

The University of Melbourne is proud to open its brand-new student accommodation in Semester 1, 2019.

303 Royal Parade is ideally located in the college precinct within walking distance of the Parkville Campus, Melbourne CBD and Princes Park and is supported by excellent public transport amenities.

The architecturally designed facility overlooks lush parkland and provides 285 high quality single, twin and studio rooms for undergraduate students. Featuring spacious indoor and outdoor communal areas, dedicated study spaces, a music rehearsal studio, games room, gymnasium, basketball court, and more, 303 Royal Parade offers a full program of activities and social events to help students settle into their new home and build a strong sense of community.

Applications are now open through the Melbourne Accommodation Program so be quick to select your preferred room option to suit your needs.


  • Unlimited free Wi-Fi
  • Formal and Informal Study Spaces
  • Gym
  • Music Rehearsal Studio
  • Scenic Rooftop BBQ Terrace
  • Basketball Court
  • Bike storage
  • Mail service
  • 24/7 Support Staff
  • All Utilities Included

Apply for 303 Royal Parade

303 Royal Parade features

UOM Royal Parade exterior

UOM Royal Parade exterior





Virtual tour

Take a virtual tour of the new 303 Royal Parade student accommodation. Explore the size and space of a 4 bedroom, 4 bathroom apartment.
Applications for 303 Royal Parade are now open.

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Room types and costs 52/26 weeks
Single studio $480
Single 3B2B $430
Single 4B2B $420
Single 4B4B $450
Single 5B3B $400
Single 2B1B $410
  • All rates are in $AUD, per person, per week
  • Single (1) and twin (2) refer to the number of beds in a room – note that the weekly rate is always per person
  • Studio refers to a room that includes a kitchenette and bathroom
  • All rooms described as xBxB are in shared apartments. The first B refers to the number of bedrooms in the apartment, and the second B to the number of bathrooms. All rooms share a kitchen. For instance:
    • Single 4B2B describes a single room in a four bedroom cluster with two bedrooms
    • Single 6B6B describes a single room in a six bedroom cluster with six bathrooms – typically this will be ensuite
    • Twin 4B4B describes a twin room in a four bedroom, four bathroom apartment – this means 8 people will share this cluster.
Room facilities
Oven Y*
Convection microwave Y
Dishwasher B
Stovetop / hob Y
Fridge Y
Freezer Y
Kettle B
Toaster B
Dining table Y*
Full length mirror Y
Washing machine B
Wardrobe Y
Desk Y
Office chair Y
Lounge / couch Y*
Vacuum cleaner B
Ironing board B
Cooling Y
Heater Y
Lockable safe/ locker Y
Intercom Y
  • A = shared apartments only
  • S = studios only
  • B = available for use in building, but not room
  • Y* = not available in all room types
LocationAddressDistanceWalkCycle Public Transport
The University of Melbourne Stop 1 (Parkville) 1.00km 15min 5min 15min
The University of Melbourne (Southbank campus) Stop 1 (Southbank) 4.3km   20min 35min
The University of Melbourne Sports Centre   1.15km 19min 5min 16min
Closest University library Baillieu Library 1.35km 22min 6min 18min
Closest supermarket FoodWorks University of Melbourne 1.2km 20min 6min 15min
Closest bank Commonwealth Bank University of Melbourne 1.22km 20min 6min 15min
Closest ATM ANZ ATM Melbourne Zoo 0.54km 7min 4min N/A
Barkly Square retail precinct   1.23km 17min 5min 9min
Melbourne CBD Melbourne Central Station 2.71km 38min 15min 15min

Guaranteed Accommodation for University of Melbourne students

Apply for 303 Royal Parade

The Melbourne Accommodation Program provides an accommodation guarantee for all eligible undergraduate students. With just a single application you can apply for a range of high quality, secure, student accommodation within walking distance of the university including the new University operated accommodation at 303 Royal Parade. Apply now and rest easy knowing that your home for 2019 is guaranteed.