Journal Uni Place

18 Leicester St, Carlton

Journal Uni Place offers students a unique and authentic Melbourne living experience, that’s safe, supportive and social – all a few minutes’ walk to the University of Melbourne and the City.

At Journal, students enjoy bigger common spaces – including beautiful landscaped gardens and rooftop terraces, a double-level study area, library, entertainment zone, gym and spacious lounges with communal kitchens.

We offer stylish, well-designed studios and large shared apartments, all with private ensuite bathrooms, as well as large twin share rooms.

Journal Uni Place is tech-savvy. Students have access to unlimited high speed internet and a bespoke facility app which allows them to do everything, from booking a Journal share bike to registering for special events.

Journal is a welcoming community, with a rich student community life program to help students learn, make friends and get the most out of their time in Melbourne.

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Accommodation features

Building facilities

Study centre

Y

Private study rooms

Y

Computer lab

N

Print / photocopying

Starting at 10c/ sheet

Library

Y

Music practice room

N

Gym

Y

Cinema / TV room

Y

Courtyard / terrace

Y

Pool

N

Games room

Y

Bike store

Y

Mail service

Y

Parcels

Reception

Communal kitchen

Y

BBQ

Y

Café

Y

Vending machines

Y

Electricity included

Y

Water included

Y

Gas included

Y

Internet included

Unlimited

Laundry

$4/ cycle

Entry system

Phone app/card

Reception staffed

24/7

Building staffed

24/7

Room facilities

Single studio

Twin studio

Single 4B4B

Single 6B6B

Oven

N

N

Y

Microwave

N

N

Y

Convection microwave

Y

Y

N

Dishwasher

N

N

Y

Stovetop/ hob

Y

Y

Y

Fridge

Y

Y

Y

Freezer

Y

Y

Y

Kettle

Y

Y

Y

Toaster

Y

Y

Y

Separate dining table

Y

Y

Y

Full length mirror

Y

Y

Y

Washing machine

B

B

B

Wardrobe

Y

Y

Y

Desk

Y

Y

Y

Office chair

Y

Y

Y

Lounge / couch

N

N

Y

TV

Y

Y

Y

Vacuum cleaner

B

B

B

Ironing board

B

B

B

Cooling

Air con

Air con

Air con

Heater

Y

Y

Y

Lockable safe/ locker

N

Y

N

Intercom

N

N

N

B = available for use in building, but not room

Room types and costs

52 weeks^

44 weeks

26 weeks*

Single studio (standard, regular)

$449

$509

$474

Single studio (standard, view)

$459

$519

$484

Single studio (medium, regular)

$469

$529

$494

Single studio (medium, view)

$479

$539

$504

Single 6B6B (regular)

$409

Not available

$434

Twin studio (view)

$339

$364

  • 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.

* 26 week contracts are only available to single semester Study Abroad/ Exchange students, or students who are commencing in the second semester.

^ Journal’s leases are actually 12 months long, or 52.14 weeks

Journal Uni Place
18 Leicester St, Carlton

Location

Address

Distance

Walk

Cycle

Public Transport

The University of Melbourne.

Stop 1 (Parkville)

0.69km

10min

4min

9min

The University of Melbourne (Southbank Campus).

Stop 1 (Southbank)

2.27km

31min

12min

22min

The Univeristy of Melbourne Sports Centre.

1.09km

20min

6min

14min

Closest UoM Library.

Giblin Eunson Library

0.51km

7min

3min

N/A

Closest Supermarket.

Woolworths Literature Lane

0.4km

6min

3min

N/A

Closest Bank.

Commonwealth Bank La Trobe Street

0.5km

8min

4min

6min

Closest ATM.

Westpac Queen Victoria Market

0.15km

3min

1min

N/A

Queen Victoria Market

0.15km

3min

1min

N/A

Melbourne CBD.

Melbourne Central Station

0.54km

8min

4min

5min

Journal Uni Place images

Artistic impressions of Journal Uni Place once completed.

Double level study

Library

Medium studio

Living area

Outdoor courtyard

Rooftop terrace

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