Q. Who is eligible to apply for accommodation at RMIT Village?
All students who are currently enrolled in or intending to undertake tertiary education are eligible to apply for accommodation. This includes research assistants and full-time, part-time, undergraduate and postgraduate students. RMIT Village only accommodates students under the age of 18 years from the University of Melbourne.
Q. No Visa no pay policy
If you are a prospective international resident of the Village and you were not able to secure an offer of a place at RMIT University or unable to secure a visa to study in Australia, your room reservation will be terminated without penalty.
To cancel your booking, please complete a Contract Termination Form. International resident contracts can only be canceled prior to the Residential Agreement contract start date.
Q. Are pets allowed?
No pets, including fish, may be kept in the Village. Additionally, residents are not permitted to bring animals into any building of the Village. This rule does not apply to the extent that it restricts the keeping of a guide or hearing dog.
Q. Can I choose my flatmates?
If you’d like to share an apartment with a friend, please specify this on your application form. Given our high demand, we can’t guarantee to fulfil all requests, but we’ll definitely try our best to accommodate you.
The earlier you and your friend apply, the easier it is for us to assign you to the same apartment.
Q. Can my partner live with me?
Spouses, partners, boyfriends or girlfriends can apply for accommodation at RMIT Village, as long as they are students at RMIT. Couples will be provided with individual rooms, however, you can request to be allocated rooms in the same apartment. One bedroom apartments are single occupancy only.
Given the demand for rooms, we can’t guarantee to fulfil all requests but we’ll definitely try our best to accommodate you.