Accommodation options in Newcastle for international students University of Newcastle, Australia

Accommodation


On campus accommodation 

On campus accommodation

The University provides almost 1,000 beds in five residences; Edwards Hall, Evatt House, International House and a motel-type residence called Barahineban on the Callaghan Campus plus Blue Gum House on the Central Coast Campus. You can choose between catered, semi-catered or self-catered accommodation.For more information on living on campus visit Accommodation Services.


Off campus accommodation 

Off campus accommodation

If you do not wish to live on-campus, the University offers assistance in finding off-campus accommodation. We have a database of off-campus accommodation where you will find a variety of off-campus options.


Temporary accommodation 

Temporary accommodation

International students who are intending to live off-campus generally choose to stay somewhere temporarily (approximately 3 – 10 days) while they source more permanent housing.


Homestay 

Homestay

Homestay is a popular choice of accommodation for international students, providing the opportunity to live in a home environment while studying at the University.

Families offering homestay provide a friendly environment where students have the opportunity to practice language skills and form new friendships.


Permanent accommodation 

Permanent accommodation

Further to the off-campus database you can also search for rental properties which are managed by real estate agents on the following websites: www.domain.com.au or www.realestate.com.au

It is important to consider the full range of costs and responsibilities when looking for somewhere to live. Here are some good hints and tips on renting a home.