Accommodation and Housing

There are many housing and accommodation options for you while studying at UNSW. Here you can find information about accommodation both on and off campus.

On campus accommodation

There are many benefits to living on campus including value for money, easy access to campus facilities and support within a fun and friendly environment. A variety of room types and apartments are available including catered colleges, self-catered university apartments or privately run colleges on (or very close) to campus. University accommodation should be prearranged as places are limited. For more information on the full range of on campus accommodation options see UNSW Student Accommodation.

The video below provides a great overview about living on campus.

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Off campus accommodation

The section below provides information about what to consider when choosing a property, short and long-term housing options, and tenancy information. The video below offers a quick and easy overview about living off campus as a UNSW student.

Video with Mandarin subtitles

Planning the right accommodation for you

Check out the following sections to guide you in finding accommodation that is right for you.

Arrange short term accommodation first: To ensure you are securing a property that is legitimate and secure, only commit to a lease/tenancy agreement if you have viewed the property in person. For more information and helpful tips, check out the section explaining why it's important to arrange short term accommodation first.

More housing support information

Should you require further information or assistance related to housing issues you can contact the following services:

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