Student accommodation

University life can be fun, but busy. That’s why our off-campus student accommodation options are designed to make your home life easy.

Our residences, your home

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University life is about more than just study –  it’s about new friends, exciting experiences and memorable moments. Living in student accommodation is one of the best ways to get the most out of your experience.

Ease in to university life

More than just a place to eat and sleep, our student accommodation gives you an instant community. Meet new people, get the academic support you need to reach your goals, and amplify your uni experience with access to fun events, sporting groups and wellbeing services.

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Short stay and group bookings

Are you undertaking an internship or summer school program, or visiting from overseas or interstate? Our accommodation is your base to get the most from your experience. We also cater for groups and offer wi-fi, common spaces to relax or work in, and access to media and laundry facilities.

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Feel at home, wherever you are

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Ballarat

Our Ballarat residences offer a variety of different accommodation options to suit your needs. Whichever you choose, you’ll have easy access to parks, sporting grounds, the university and free social events.

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Canberra

Make Canberra your home in our safe, fully furnished accommodation. Located close to our Canberra campus, you’ll have easy access to shops, fitness facilities and free social events.

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Sydney

Located in Camperdown, just a short walk from vibrant Newtown, the Miguel Cordero Residence offers plenty of free social events and is only a short commute from our Strathfield and North Sydney campuses.

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Brisbane

From fully catered residences to student apartments with shared services, there is a wide choice of accommodation options in Brisbane.

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Melbourne

Connect with like-minded students by finding accommodation to suit your budget and lifestyle in some of Melbourne’s best locations.

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Rome

Launch into life in Rome with a home among sprawling grounds, extensive gardens and terraces with city views.

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Moving to Australia

Leaving home for Australia can be an exciting but stressful time. We’re here to help you on arrival and answer your questions about life in Australia. Learn about arriving and living in Australia
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Faith on campus

Our campus ministries are here to help you feel at home, support your wellbeing, and encourage you to make the most of your time at university.

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Student services

Academic support, career advice, counselling and disability services are on hand to help you at every stage of your time at university.

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Find a scholarship

You might qualify for a range of scholarships and other financial support to help you with your studies. It’s not just about academic merit – passion is key.

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Work experience

An ACU degree gives you more than just lessons in the classroom. Gain real-life, on-the-job experience through our work experience programs.

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Residential life program

Get the most out of university with the help of our Residential Life Program, which offers sports, social activities, study support and more.

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