Everyone is looking for something different from their accommodation. Some want space and privacy; others want to meet new friends. Some love to cook; others would rather someone did it for them.

Either way, we know it’s important to love where you live. That’s why we can help you find the best Brisbane accommodation to suit you and your budget.

Iglu Brisbane City

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Purpose built for students, Iglu offers the supportive benefits of student accommodation with the flexibility of an off-campus lifestyle. The facility includes fully-furnished living spaces, fabulous communal areas, a safe and secure environment, and a program of free events. 

Iglu Student Accommodation offers stylish, fully-furnished accommodation in the heart of Brisbane’s CBD. Conveniently located on Mary Street, transport to the Brisbane Campus at Nudgee is readily accessible, and there are major train and bus stations nearby. The area is surrounded by shops, cafés, restaurants, bars and entertainment. Attractions such as the Queen Street Mall, Southbank, and the Botanic Gardens are all within walking distance.

ACU students will receive:

  • unlimited internet
  • free airport pickup
  • free linen pack
  • rental fees inclusive of water, electricity or gas
  • fully furnished living spaces
  • shared lounge
  • choice of shared or private kitchen/kitchenette
  • choice of shared or private bathrooms
  • secure swipe card access
  • plenty of free social events.

Are you from Australia or New Zealand?

Iglu is inviting students from Australia and New Zealand to apply for an Iglu Regional Scholarship. Through this Scholarship, eligible students can live in a fully furnished share apartment in Brisbane or Melbourne with special room rates from:

  • $199/week in Brisbane
  • $299/week in Melbourne

Click here to find out how you can apply today!

Rental Assistance for International Students

The Iglu International Accommodation Scholarship Program (IIASP) offers international students from ACU the opportunity to live in a fully furnished share apartment at Iglu Brisbane City, Iglu Melbourne City or Iglu South Yarra, with rental assistance of up to $9,500 over 12 months.

Click here to learn more about the scholarship.

2022 room rates

Room Types Weekly / 6 months Weekly / 12 months
Six-bedroom multi-share, with shared bathroom
$275* $249*
Six-bedroom multi-share, with ensuite $329 $304
Studio $424 $399

*Available through scholarship only


ACU students who choose a 12-month contract receive complimentary airport pickup, unlimited internet data and a linen pack. Rental fees are all-inclusive, which means it includes the cost of water, electricity or gas. You’ll also have access to a range of accommodation-run events and activities.


Ready to apply for a Regional Scholarship?

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