University Apartments is a graduate residence located a few minutes' walk from our Parkville campus or the bustling city centre. You can make the most of the University’s libraries, study centres and gym facilities, just metres from your front door.

  • Couples studios available
  • Room includes kitchen, bathroom and laundry facilities
  • All studios are fully furnished
  • 60 rooms in building.

You will also have access to the inclusive Residential Life Program to support you while you study.

Note: This residence may not be available to occupy after February 2023 as the University considers an alternate future use for this location. Residents of University Apartments may also experience occasional noise disruption from the construction of the Melbourne Metro Tunnel, but these are within the required residential night-time noise levels. The Metro Tunnel website contains further information on this project as well as specific information about the location, duration and anticipated impacts of works relating to the project.

Self-contained studios

Connect with other graduate students

7 minute ride to the city

Apply early to secure your place

2022 applications are now open.

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University Apartments facilities

Building facilities

  • Bike storage on every floor
  • Resident lounge with a large screen TV (with all major streaming services)
  • WIFI access included

Apartment facilities

  • Bed
  • Microwave
  • Study desk and chair
  • Small fridge/freezer
  • Washer and dryer machine
  • Electric 2 burner hot plate
  • Ensuite bathroom with shower, wash basin and toilet
  • Small dining table and 2 chairs
  • 2 bedside tables
  • Wardrobe
  • WIFI access included
  • Intercom

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

Room types and costs

Room types and costs Weekly rate1 2022 Virtual tour
Studio2 $390 Tour this room

1 Weekly rate is available for 6 and 12 month stays. Conditions apply for six-month stays. All rates are in $AUD, per studio, per week and is inclusive of utilities, including WIFI.
2 Studio refers to a room that includes a kitchenette and bathroom. Studios at University Apartments can be occupied by two people. However, a double occupancy charge of $50 per week will apply. For example, if you're interested in sharing a Studio apartment with another person, the weekly price would be $440.

Travel times and distances

DestinationDistanceWalkCycle Public Transport
The University of Melbourne - Parkville campus 850 m 11 min 4 min N/A
The University of Melbourne  -Southbank campus 3.2 km 44 min 18 min 30 min
The University of Melbourne Sports Centre 1.4 km 18 min 5 min 16 min
Closest University library - Giblin Eunson Library 350 m 4 min 1 min N/A
Closest supermarket - ALDI Melbourne CBD 1.1 km 13 min 5 min 11 min
Melbourne CBD - Melbourne Central Station and shopping centre 1.2 km 15 min 7 min12 min

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