Inbound students Study Abroad and Exchange at the University of Melbourne

Student Apartments

Students who are looking for a place that will allow more independence but still provide you with a vibrant local and international student community, then the following options might be for you.

Student Village / 108 - 128 Leicester St, Carlton

The contemporary and brand new Student Village apartments, opened in January 2016, is exclusive to University of Melbourne students and are fully-furnished and self contained allowing you to be independent but also part of a vibrant community. The 648-bed community offers extensive facilities and an exciting residential life program with events designed to help students live, learn and grow. Rooms are fully furnished in a self-contained four bedroom apartment or studio apartment.

Distance from Parkville campus 2 minute walk
Move-in dates Semester 1, 2017 (13 January – 30 June)
Semester 2, 2017 (8 July – 23 December)
Cost $8,064 per semester in a 4-bedroom share apartment OR $10,381 per semester for a large studio apartment - sole use
Meals included No
Cooking facilities Yes
Furnished Yes
Utilities included in cost Yes
Website www.studentvillagemelb.com.au
Application Process Apply through their website and complete the online application form.

Inclusions

  • Wifi 10GB per month
  • Access to all facilities including: heated outdoor pool, fully-equipped gym, games room, music rooms, ½ basketball court, BBQ zone and study spaces
  • Bedding and bathroom kit (including 2 sheets, duvet and duvet cover, pillow, pillow slip, bath towel, bath mat and face washer)
  • Crockery / cutlery (including dinner plate, microwave containers, bowl, fork, knife, spoons, vegetable peeler, glass, mug and side plate)
  • Cooking utensils (including pots and plans, chopping board, wooden spoon, potato masher, egg-flip, tongs, colander, can-opener, kettle and toaster)
  • Cleaning utensils (including tea-towel, dustpan, brush, toilet brush and holder and small waste bin)
  • Fully inclusive of utilities (water, gas and electricity)
  • Residential life program events

RMIT Village / 5-17 Flemington Rd, North Melbourne

RMIT Village offers a range of stylish, fully furnished apartments 5 minutes by tram from RMIT University. Once the iconic Old Melbourne Hotel, this recently renovated village caters for a vibrant community of approximately 456 residents. From studying to socialising, we offer everything you need to make the most of your university experience.

Distance from Parkville campus 5 minute walk
Move-in dates Semester 1, 2017 (13 January – 30 June)
Semester 2, 2017 (3 July – 18 December)
Cost $8950 + $99 Departure Cleaning fee
Meals included No
Cooking facilities Yes
Furnished Yes
Utilities included in cost Yes
Website rmitvillage.com.au
Application Process Apply through their website and complete the online application form.

Inclusions

  • Fully furnished room in a two bedroom studio apartment
  • Free access to: Heated swimming pool, BBQ and Dining Deck, Study room, Tutorial room, Gym, Student Lounge (including Playstation and cable TV), Glasshouse Games Room including cable TV, table tennis and pool table, Communal kitchen
  • Bedding kit (including 2 sheets, duvet and duvet cover, pillow, and pillow slip)
  • Crockery / cutlery (including dinner plate, microwave containers, bowl, fork, knife, spoons, vegetable peeler, glass, mug and side plate)
  • Cooking utensils (including pots and plans, chopping board, wooden spoon, potato masher, egg-flip, tongs, colander, can-opener, 1 kettle and 1 toaster per apartment)
  • Cleaning utensils (including 1 dustpan, 1 brush, 1 toilet brush and holder and small waste bin per apartment)
  • Fan/heater available upon request (dependant on season)
  • Fully inclusive of utilities (water, gas and electricity)
  • Free telephone for room to room and incoming calls (not available for outgoing calls)
  • 15GB per month Internet access
  • Full access to the Residential Life Program designed to help you Live, Learn and Grow

Urbanest Carlton / 105 Berkeley Street, Carlton

Find entertainment and culture side by side with educational, business and retail facilities in the dynamic and diverse suburb of Carlton. Urbanest Carlton is located on Berkeley Street just one block from the University of Melbourne, 10 minutes to RMIT, 2 minutes to several tram stops and within easy reach of Melbourne Central.

Distance from Parkville campus 2 minute walk
Move-in dates Semester 1, 2017 (18 February - 10 July)
Semester 2, 2017 (18 July – 11 December)
Cost Semester 1, 2017 $325 per week
Semester 2, 2017 $325 per week
Meals included No
Cooking facilities Yes
Furnished Yes
Utilities included in cost Yes
Website urbanest.com.au
Application Process Send an email to: carlton@urbanest.com.au and inform them that you are a University of Melbourne Study Abroad or Exchange student and they will advise the next steps you need to take.

Inclusions

  • Fully furnished room in a twin share studio apartment (comfortable king single beds, ensuite bathroom, air conditioning, cupboard space, study desk and a TV)
  • Fully inclusive of utilities (water, gas and electricity)
  • Contents Insurance (A$3,000.00)
  • Internet (20GB per month)
  • Coin operated washers and dryers available on the ground floor
  • Bedding and bathroom kit (including doona (duvet), pillow, pillow case, fitted sheet, hand towel and bath towel)
  • Crockery / cutlery (including a glass, cup, plate, bowl, side plate, knife, fork and spoon) Cleaning utensils (including vacuum cleaner, mop & bucket and dustpan and broom)

Urbanest Melbourne Central / 316 La Trobe Street, Melbourne

Urbanest Melbourne Central is located in the heart of Melbourne CBD, a quick 10 minute tram ride to the University of Melbourne. Access all areas of Melbourne with universities, transport (one block from Melbourne Central Railway Station), public gardens and shopping hubs on your doorstep.

Distance from Parkville campus 15 minute walk
Move-in dates Semester 1, 2017 (1 February - 15 July)
Semester 2, 2017 (18 July – 18 December)
Cost Semester 1, 2017 $345 per week
Semester 2, 2017 $345 per week
Meals included No
Cooking facilities Yes
Furnished Yes
Utilities included in cost Yes
Website urbanest.com.au
Application Process Send an email to: melbournecentral@urbanest.com.au and inform them that you are a University of Melbourne Study Abroad or Exchange student and they will advise the next steps you need to take.

Inclusions

  • Fully furnished room in a twin share studio apartment (comfortable king single beds, ensuite bathroom, air conditioning, cupboard space, study desk and a TV)
  • Fully inclusive of utilities (water, gas and electricity)
  • Contents Insurance (A$3,000.00)
  • Internet (20GB per month)
  • Coin operated washers and dryers available on the ground floor
  • Bedding and bathroom kit (including doona (duvet), pillow, pillow case, fitted sheet, hand towel and bath towel)
  • Crockery / cutlery (including a glass, cup, plate, bowl, side plate, knife, fork and spoon) Cleaning utensils (including vacuum cleaner, mop & bucket and dustpan and broom)

Yarra House / Yarra Bend Rd, Fairfield

Opened in March 2010, Yarra House offers a range of stylish, fully furnished rooms on NMIT’s Fairfield campus. From studying to socialising, we provide everything you need to make the most of the student experience.

Distance from Parkville campus 6 km (3.2 miles) from the Parkville campus in the quiet suburb, Fairfield. Approximately 30 minutes by riding a bicycle or 25 minutes by bus to Parkville campus.
Move-in dates Dates are based on length of stay and availability. Minimum stay is 16 Weeks.
Cost Rates for 16+ weeks
Twin share: $248 per week per person
Single room: $265 per week
Rates for 36+ weeks
Twin share: $206 per week per person
Single room: $230 per week
Meals included No
Cooking facilities Yes
Furnished Yes
Utilities included in cost Yes
Website yarrahouse.com.au
Application Process Apply through their website and complete the online application form.

Inclusions:

  • Fully furnished room in either a single room with ensuite OR a twin share room with ensuite
  • Fully inclusive of all utilities (water, gas and electricity)

In addition to the above the following items can be purchased:

  • Bedding Pack- $160 (incl: 2 sheets, duvet and duvet cover, pillow, pillow slip, bath towel, bath mat and hand towel)
  • Kitchen Pack- $180 (incl: can-opener, kettle and toaster, dinner plate, microwave containers, bowl, fork, knife, spoons, vegetable peeler, glass, mug and side plate, pots and pans, chopping board, wooden spoon, potato masher, egg-flip, tongs, colander, tea-towel, dustpan, brush, toilet brush and holder and small waste bin)
 

Students who are looking for self-contained apartment where you will have independence and a quiet place to live within close proximity to Parkville campus, then one of UniLodges may suit you.

Unilodge D1 / 139 Bouverie St, Carlton

UniLodge D1 is a modern, well presented and designed apartment building designed specifically for students. This very popular building is in a prime position for students being situated within the University of Melbourne campus precinct. UniLodge D1 is opposite parklands and located on a quiet street.

Distance from Parkville campus 2 minute walk
Lease length 6 or 12 month leases - commencing no later than 15 January (Semester 1) and 21 July (Semester 2)
Cost To view costs refer to the Unilodge website
Meals included No
Cooking facilities Yes
Furnished Yes
Utilities included in cost Refer to the inclusions below
Website unilodge.com.au/lodge/d1
Application Process Send an email directly to UniLodge and inform them that you are a University of Melbourne Study Abroad or Exchange student and they will advise the next steps you need to take.

Inclusions

Gas cooking, hot and cold water

Additional charges

  • Telephone usage
  • Internet connection and usage
  • Electricity connection and usage
  • Community Spirit Membership
  • Departure clean

Unilodge D2 / 22 Orr St, Carlton

UniLodge D2 offers a prestige level of architecturally designed apartment living for students. This is the perfect accommodation in a perfect location – right next door is the State Library, a 5 minute walk to the University of Melbourne, and is a short distance from city shopping and famous Lygon Street (Italian restaurants galore).

Distance from Parkville campus 5 - 10 minute walk
Lease length 6 or 12 month leases - commencing no later than 15 January (Semester 1) and 21 July (Semester 2)
Cost To view costs refer to the Unilodge website
Meals included No
Cooking facilities Yes
Furnished Yes
Utilities included in cost Refer to the inclusions below
Website unilodge.com.au/lodge/d2
Application Process Send an email directly to UniLodge and inform them that you are a University of Melbourne Study Abroad or Exchange student and they will advise the next steps you need to take.

Inclusions

Gas cooking, hot and cold water

Additional charges

  • Departure clean
  • Telephone usage
  • Internet connection and usage
  • Electricity connection and usage
  • Community Spirit Membership

Unilodge @ 740 / 746 Swanston St, Carlton

UniLodge @ 740 is a purpose built student accommodation complex and is an ideal place for students to live in Melbourne. Comprising of 60 Studio & One Bedroom apartments, UniLodge @ 740 is conveniently located opposite the main entrance to the University of Melbourne.

Distance from Parkville campus 1 minute walk
Lease length 6 or 12 month leases - commencing no later than 15 January (Semester 1) and 21 July (Semester 2)
Cost To view costs refer to the Unilodge website
Meals included No
Cooking facilities Yes
Furnished Yes
Utilities included in cost Refer to the inclusions below
Website unilodge.com.au/lodge/740
Application Process Send an email directly to UniLodge and inform them that you are a University of Melbourne Study Abroad or Exchange student and they will advise the next steps you need to take.

Inclusions

Additional charges:

  • Electricity connenction and usage
  • Water connection and usage
  • Telephone connection and usage
  • Internet connection and usage
  • Community Spirit Membership
  • Departure clean and vacuum hire

Unilodge on Lonsdale / 39 Lonsdale St, Melbourne

Located right in the heart of Melbourne, UniLodge on Lonsdale student accommodation provides modern student apartment living for both local and international students. UniLodge on Lonsdale student accommodation is located close to Melbourne universities with colleges, shops, restaurants and cafes only minutes away.

Distance from Parkville campus 1.5km from Parkville campus, 25 minute walk
Lease length 6 or 12 month leases - commencing no later than 15 January (Semester 1) and 21 July (Semester 2)
Cost To view costs refer to the Unilodge website
Meals included No
Cooking facilities Yes
Furnished Yes
Utilities included in cost Refer to the inclusions below
Website unilodge.com.au/lodge/lonsdale
Application Process Send an email directly to UniLodge and inform them that you are a University of Melbourne Study Abroad or Exchange student and they will advise the next steps you need to take.

Inclusions

  • Electricity up to $65 per month, gas, water
  • Community Spirit Membership

Additional charges

  • Departure clean
  • Telephone connection and usage
  • Internet connection and usage

Unilodge @ Melbourne / 746 Swanston St, Carlton

UniLodge @ Melbourne offers the best budget student accommodation and is conveniently located opposite the main entrance to the University of Melbourne.

Distance from Parkville campus 1 minute walk
Lease length 6 or 12 month leases - commencing no later than 15 January (Semester 1) and 21 July (Semester 2)
Cost To view costs refer to the Unilodge website
Meals included No
Cooking facilities Yes
Furnished Yes
Utilities included in cost Refer to the inclusions below
Website unilodge.com.au/lodge/melbourne
Application Process Send an email directly to UniLodge and inform them that you are a University of Melbourne Study Abroad or Exchange student and they will advise the next steps you need to take.

Inclusions

Electricity, gas, water

Additional charges

  • Telephone usage
  • Internet connection and usage
  • Community Spirit Membership
  • Vacuum and locker hire
  • Departure cleaning

Unilodge on Villiers / 55 Villiers St, North Melbourne

UniLodge on Villiers offers near new studio apartments which are perfect for students wanting private accommodation. The rooms are fully furnished with double beds, dining table with chairs, 32 inch TV with DVD player, study desk, lamp and chair. The kitchens feature gas burner stove, microwave oven, fridge/freezer and other appliances. Each studio also features their own ensuite bathroom.

Distance from Parkville campus 5 – 10 minute walk
Lease length 6 or 12 month leases - commencing no later than 15 January (Semester 1) and 21 July (Semester 2)
Cost To view costs refer to the Unilodge website
Meals included No
Cooking facilities Yes
Furnished Yes
Utilities included in cost Refer to the inclusions below
Website unilodge.com.au/lodge/villiers
Application Process Send an email directly to UniLodge and inform them that you are a University of Melbourne Study Abroad or Exchange student and they will advise the next steps you need to take.

Inclusions

Phone line rental and gas

Additional charges

  • Departure clean
  • Telephone usage
  • Internet connection and usage
  • Water connection and usage
  • Electricity connection and usage
  • Community Spirit Membership

 

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