Moving into student accommodation is a big decision. It needs to match your budget, study and lifestyle needs.

To help you in your search, here are some tips on how to understand, find and apply for student accommodation.

Melbourne Accommodation Program

Moving to Melbourne? Finding accommodation that is suitable for your needs can take time. The Melbourne Accommodation Program has done the work for you. We have partnered with a number of accommodation facilities that are, close to campus, safe and high quality. From 2019 we are opening an exciting new accommodation facility at 303 Royal Parade.

See if you're eligible

Apply for accommodation

Find and apply for student accommodation, from residential colleges to student apartments, hotels, hostels, share houses and homestay. You can also find accommodation vacancies on our Housing Online Noticeboard.

Apply for accommodation

Under 18 international students

If you're an Under 18 international student coming to Melbourne, you'll have to organise approved accommodation as part of your visa conditions. You may also have to join our Under 18 Student Supervision Program when you arrive.

Find out more

Get accommodation support

Get help finding accommodation and understanding your rental rights. We offer advice on rental agreements, bonds, illegal charges, scams, rental disputes and more. You can also book an appointment with Housing support at Stop 1.

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