Our student accommodation in Canberra isn’t just a place to stay – it’s a living and learning community. Access academic support, make lifelong friends and take part in sporting, leadership, spiritual and community engagement opportunities.

Managed residences

Two students talk near a small outdoor table, under the shade of a tree. Behind them is the entrance to the Canberra Managed Residences.

Our Canberra managed residences are ideal for those who want to live independently, with the security of knowing our Residential Services team is only a phone call away. The residences are close to campus and just a short walk to shops and public transport.

Your rent includes:

  • private bedroom in a fully furnished house
  • all utilities (water, gas and electricity)
  • students have the ability to access the best market internet plans available
  • 24-hour access to support
  • free Residential Life Program
  • proximity to campus
  • free laundry facilities
  • access to free social events.

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2020 room rates

 
Property Weekly / 2 semesters Weekly / 12 months
PropertyPropertyManaged Residence Weekly / 2 semestersWeekly / 2 semesters$270 Weekly / 12 monthsWeekly / 12 months$265
PropertyPropertyManaged Residence (ensuite room) Weekly / 2 semestersWeekly / 2 semesters$290 Weekly / 12 monthsWeekly / 12 months$285

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