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Where can you live while you study?

Accommodation is a crucial part of the study experience for many students. Swinburne offers on-campus housing at the Hawthorn campus, and can also offer information on off-campus accommodation.


On-Campus Accommodation at Hawthorn

Swinburne Residential College

Swinburne Residential College features 84 fully-furnished, single-bedroom apartments. It offers a safe, supportive environment, particularly suited to students who have not lived away from home before.


Swinburne Student Apartments

Swinburne Student Apartments incorporate 156 partly-furnished two- or three-bedroom residences.


Swinburne Place Apartments

These fresh, recently-built apartments accommodate 371 students in a range of one-, two-, three- or four-bedroom residences.


Off-Campus Accommodation

Swinburne offers a searchable off-campus housing database, listing housing vacancies around each of Swinburne's campuses.

Housing advisers

Housing Advisers

Housing advisers provide information, advice and assistance to Swinburne students to find affordable and secure accommodation.

Housing advisers work on all campuses and provide a range of free services, including:


Temporary Accommodation

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