Purpose-built student accommodation

Purpose-built student accommodation is conveniently located and designed for student life.

These apartment complexes are designed for students and meet RMIT’s quality standards. The properties provide a friendly, community environment with easy access to university supports.  

A variety of furnished rooms are available, from studios to shared apartments, with excellent communal facilities. Rates are all inclusive, which means the cost of utilities, internet and other services are covered by the rent. Rental agreements are clear and transparent. 

Scholarships are available with several accommodation providers. Students must be Australian citizens or permanent residents and meet selection criteria to be eligible. 

Note: None of these accommodation providers are affiliated with RMIT (except for UniLodge @ RMIT Bundoora), so we can’t offer any guarantees. The information provided below is general only and doesn’t take into account your personal circumstances. Always check the accommodation, facilities, price and terms are right for you.

Bundoora

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UniLodge @ RMIT Bundoora – Walert House

Travel time: 2-minute walk to Bundoora West campus, 14-minute walk to Bundoora East campus or take the courtesy bus.

Located on Bundoora West campus, just a short walk to class, parklands, shops, cafes and public transport. A range of room options are available, from studios to shared apartments. Making new friends is easy with resident events, games room, cinema room and BBQ area.

Scholarships available

Carlton

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Journal Uni Place

Travel time: 5-minute walk to City campus, 20-minute tram to Brunswick campus.

Located across the road from Queen Victoria Market and well connected to public transport, shops and cafés. 24-hour gym, rooftop terrace, games room, cinema room, library and more. Individual rooms, twin share rooms and shared apartments available.

Scholarships available

Approved under 18 international student property

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Scape Berkeley

Travel time: 10-minute walk to City campus, 20-minute tram to Brunswick campus.

Studio, twin share and shared apartments, near some of Melbourne’s best coffee and within easy reach of public transport and shopping hubs. Scape Berkeley provides a welcoming community atmosphere, which includes a residential social program.

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Scape Queensberry

Travel time: 5-minute walk to City campus, 30-minute tram to Brunswick campus.

Studios, twin share rooms and shared apartments, within walking distance of Carlton Gardens and Melbourne Museum, public transport, shopping, cafés and restaurants. Scape Queensberry provides a welcoming atmosphere, with a residential social program.

Approved under 18 international student property

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Student Village Melbourne

Travel time: 11-minute walk to City campus, 20-minute tram to Brunswick campus.

Offers a wide range of modern accommodation options and a packed residential life schedule. All conveniently located within the heart of Melbourne CBD. Village facilities include a resident lounge, heated pool, gym, basketball court and multiple study areas.

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Yugo Infinity Place

Travel time: 10-minute walk to City campus, 20-minute tram to Brunswick campus.

Studios and shared apartments, surrounded by cafés, food and entertainment. 24-hour customer service and wellbeing support. With University Square next door, residents enjoy double the social spaces, including the terrace BBQ, games area and gym.

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Yugo University Square

Travel time: 10-minute walk to City campus, 20-minute tram to Brunswick campus.

Studios, twin share rooms and shared apartments, surrounded by cafés, food and entertainment. 24-hour service and wellbeing support. With Infinity Place next door, residents enjoy double the social spaces, including the terrace BBQ, games area and gym.

Approved under 18 international student property

Melbourne City

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Iglu Melbourne City

Travel time: 10-minute walk to City campus, 25-minute tram or train to Brunswick campus.

Located in the heart of Melbourne, surrounded by shops and nightlife. Studio or shared apartments, all with private bedrooms and bathrooms. 24/7 support network, regular events and all-inclusive rates.

Scholarships available – International and domestic students

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Scape Franklin

Travel time: 4-minute walk to City campus, 25-minute tram or train to Brunswick campus

Located close to City campus, offering studio and shared apartments with double beds, private bathroom, kitchenette, and study area. Features outdoor terraces to top of the line amenities like 24/7 gym, 24-hour wellbeing support, fitness centre, and communal spaces for making friends.

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Scape La Trobe

 

Travel time: 5-minute walk to City campus, 30-minute tram to Brunswick campus.

Located close to City campus. A variety of rooms, including private studios and shared apartment, plus modern facilities and social spaces with city views. 24-hour gym and social events.

Scholarships available

Approved under 18 international student property

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Scape Melbourne Central

Travel time: 5-minute walk to City campus, 25-minute tram to Brunswick campus.

Located in the centre of the city, perfect to explore Melbourne’s laneways, shops and cafés. Private studios, twin share rooms and shared apartments with a welcoming community atmosphere and residential social program.

Approved under 18 international student property

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Scape Swanston

Travel time: 2-minute walk to City campus, 25-minute tram or train to Brunswick campus

Right across the road from City campus, offering studio apartments, with double beds, private bathroom, kitchenette and study area. Twin share rooms also available. 24-hour wellbeing support, fitness centre, and communal spaces for making friends.

Scholarships available

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UniLodge Melbourne City

Travel time: 5-minute walk to City campus; 20-minute tram or train to Brunswick campus.

Located in the heart of the city, close to city campus, cafes, shopping centres and public transports. A variety of rooms, including studios and multi-share apartments all the way up to 7-bedroom apartments. You'll get to enjoy the gym, cinema room, various common areas and the breathtaking views from the Sky Lounge overlooking the city.

Scholarships available

North Melbourne

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dwell Village Melbourne City

Travel time: 15-minute walk to City campus, 20-minute tram to Brunswick campus.

Private studios and shared apartments centred around a courtyard and garden with swimming pool and BBQ. Communal spaces, including a gym, student hub, kitchen, music room and games room. 24-hour security and support.

Scholarships available

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Scape Peel

Travel time: 15-minute walk to City campus, 20-minute tram to Brunswick campus.

Studios, twin share rooms and shared apartments with easy access to North Melbourne’s art and culture scene. Scape Peel offers a supportive student experience with study spaces, 24-hour gym and social events.

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UniLodge Royal Melbourne

Travel time: 15-minute walk to City campus, 25-minute tram to Brunswick campus.

Low-rise apartment complex with studios and shared apartments. Media room, music room, gym, outdoor courtyard and rooftop terrace. With the Community Spirit Program and 24-hour support, residents are made to feel at home.

Scholarships available

South Yarra

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Iglu South Yarra

Travel time: 10-minute train City campus. 40-minute train to Brunswick campus.

Home to some of Melbourne’s best shopping, cafés and nightlife, South Yarra is a great base for students wanting the ultimate Melbourne living experience. Studios and shared apartments, all with private bathrooms. 24/7 support network, onsite gym, regular events and all-inclusive rates.

Scholarships available – International and domestic students

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