303 Royal Parade, Parkville

The University of Melbourne will open a new residency in 2019 at 303 Royal Parade, Parkville.

This architecturally designed facility will provide quality single, twin and studio rooms for undergraduate students. The site is ideally located within walking distance of the Parkville campus, Melbourne CBD and Princes Park and is supported by excellent public transport amenities.

The regular program of activities and social events at 303 Royal Parade will contribute to a strong sense of community and belonging to support your academic achievement and personal wellbeing.

303 Royal Parade features spacious indoor and outdoor communal areas, dedicated study spaces, a music rehearsal studio, games room, gymnasium and basketball court. 303 Royal Parade also provides incredible views of the surrounding parklands from its scenic rooftop terrace.

Whether you prefer a self-contained studio or to have your own room in a shared apartment, 303 Royal Parade offers a range of options to suit your needs.

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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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Accommodation features

Building facilities
Study centre Y
Private study rooms Y
Computer lab N
Print / photocopying TBC
Library N
Music practice room Y
Gym Y
Cinema / TV room Y
Courtyard / terrace Y
Pool N
Basketball court Y
Games room Y
Bike store Y
Mail service Y
Parcels Reception
Communal kitchen Y
Café N
Vending machines TBC
Utilities included Y
Internet included Y
Entry system Unlimited
Reception staffed Y
Building staffed Key card
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
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.
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

Accommodation images

Artistic impressions of what 303 Royal Parade will look like after completion.

UOM Royal Parade exterior

UOM Royal Parade exterior





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