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Over 1.5 million student rooms across the US, UK, Ireland, & Australia
The world's largest student housing provider
Trusted by students in 177+ countries
24x7 personalised support, Lowest price guaranteed, No booking fee, Free cancellation
Student-certified: on Trustpilot

The world's largest student housing provider

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College Square on Swanston

800 Swanston St, Carlton VIC 3053, Australia Distance From University

About College Square on Swanston

Book College Square on Swanston starting at just AU$236 per week with offers worth up to AU$0. Choose from private room, studio flat, shared room and entire place. Located close to the city centre, Melbourne CBD and RMIT University and University of Melbourne on 800 Swanston Street. 100% free service. No booking fee. Free cancellation.


Why not tell your mates you’ll meet them at the pool after class. When you live at College Square on Swanston you could leave a lecture and be poolside in less than 5 minutes. The main entrance to the University of Melbourne is right across the road. There’s a great terrace area to hang out in and have a barbeque…or you can head to the residents’ lounge to play some table tennis. There’s also a gym for residents only to work out in and 24-hour support so help is always on hand if you need assistance.

Keen to explore? The city is only 2km away so if you feel like heading out, you can easily reach everything that Melbourne has to offer. College Square on Swanston is a short walk away to the famous Lygon Street known for its great restaurants and shopping. 

College Square on Swanston student accommodation in Melbourne is an approved accommodation provider by Trinity College for under 18 students. Being an approved provider means that College Square on Swanston has the systems and processes in place to ensure the security and safety of Under 18 students who require that extra level of care as minors. Parents can rest assured with the comfort of knowing they are in safe hands. If you are under 18 and are studying at Trinity College, please see their Student Welfare department and they will assist you with the application process.

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AU$236 Per week
Payment Info

To secure an apartment, the Tenant must pay the first month’s rental Package and any chosen options

Rent is to be paid as per the Tenancy agreement, and must always be in advance.

All rental payments are due by the 1st day of each month. If you have any difficulties paying
your rent on time, we encourage you speak with a UniLodge customer service staff member
or Manager immediately.

There are a number of simple and easy ways to pay your rent at College Square on
Swanston using the DEFT system. You will require an Australian bank account to access the
DEFT system.

If you wish to make payment via Credit Card or BPay:

• Complete your details at the top of the application and tick the credit card / BPay box.
Return the DEFT form to reception and you will receive a reference number and
instructions on how to make payment. (A BPay payment is made through your internet
or telephone banking from your Australian Bank Account). A surcharge applies for
credit card payments.
• If you wish to make payment via Direct Debit from your Australian Bank Account:
• All personal banking details on the form must be clearly completed and returned to
reception. DEFT will not be able to recognise your payment if all details are not
• The security code is a 6 digit number that you the resident will have to make up and
remember. It is used for security purposes only when making your payment. Do not
use the PIN number you use for making normal transactions on your bank account.
• This form will take approximately 5 to 7 working days to be fully processed or you can
register yourself on the website www.deft.com.au once you have received your DEFT
reference number and instructions from reception.

Payment of Rent must be received on or before the due date

Booking Info

Updates to Policy

  • For all off-shore applications made to UniLodge, the property will be waitlisting these applications until such time as an announcement that the borders are opening. 

  • So effectively, the property will not be offering contract leases, requesting security deposits or bonds or any advanced rent. 

  • Property will be filing all applications in date order and when it's announced that international travel will begin again, the property will proactively  reach out to all applicants and progress their applications to bookings.

Regular Policy

Termination of Tenancy Agreement

A Tenancy Agreement may be terminated if:

1. The Resident fails to pay rent by the due date and all Notices to remedy have
not been satisfied.
2. The Resident permits a breach of the provisions of the Tenancy Agreement or
the Rules of Tenancy.
3. The Resident resorts to or takes advantage of any law for the protection of
insolvent people, becomes bankrupt or commits an act of bankruptcy.

At the termination of a Tenancy Agreement all the resident’s personal property must
be removed. Any property left in the apartment will be disposed of in accordance with The Residential Tenancies Authority guide lines.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Who pays for the water and internet connection?

The water connection is included in rent – no need to pay bills at the end of each month, enjoy the high-speed 100GB Wi-Fi internet (monthly allowance), as part of the room rent.

Q. What electricity cost am I responsible for?

Each tenant pays for their energy as it is separately metered.

Q. Will there be car park spaces available?

There will be a limited number of car park spaces available at an additional charge.

Q. Are pets allowed at this property?

Unfortunately pets are not accepted at this property.

Q. What kind of contracts are offered?

Full Year and Half Year leases are being offered. For requirements are outside of these terms, leave a query.

Q. What fees are payable to reserve my booking?

Yes. To secure an apartment, the Tenant must pay the first month’s rental Package and any chosen options.

Why book College Square on Swanston with Unilodgers