The University's accommodation service is responsible for supporting students in finding an accommodation option that best suits their needs.

Accommodation is the largest variable cost - $135 per week is an average minimum cost of shared private accommodation outside of the city centre, whereas $259 per week is for University-managed rental accommodation within the city centre.

Please note: that there can be very large set-up costs associated with private accommodation that are not applicable to University-managed accommodation.

  • Pre-arrival costs

    Item Cost ($AUD)
    Refundable deposit for University managed rental accommodation (if applicable) $500
  • Post-arrival costs

    All students
    Item Cost ($AUD)
    Rent in advance Two weeks
    Household setup (linen, groceries, etc) $500
    Remainder of tuition fee Refer to offer letter
    For private accommodation options only
    Item Cost ($AUD)
    Refundable accommodation deposit Four to six weeks' rent
    Electricity and gas deposit and connection charges $38 - $72
    Telephone connection charge (landline) $59 - $299
    Furniture and household goods $1000+