If you live off-campus, we want to know you are in a safe and secure environment. That's why we have Monash approved accommodation providers that are suitable for all students, including those under 18. If you're over 18, you can also choose to rent your own place or share a house with friends.
Our approved accommodation providers offer secure, apartment-style living with lots of student facilities. All rooms are fully furnished and staff are available 24 hours a day to make sure you feel safe.
Book your accommodation early!
Providers are booked 12 months in advance. As soon as you've accepted your offer, start thinking about where you want to live.
Our Monash-approved providers
Urbanest Melbourne Central
Urbanest offers modern, four-bedroom apartments. You can have your own bedroom, or you can share with one other student. It is specially designed for students and you’ll be part of a friendly community.
This is a great accommodation option if it’s your first time living out of home and want a comfortable, friendly environment to help you settle into life in Melbourne.
Location: Urbanest is located on Latrobe Street in the city centre.
Travel: 10 minute walk to the city campus, or five minute walk to the train station for the Caulfield campus.
- your own furnished bedroom or share with one other student
- shared or ensuite bathroom
- all utilities such as wireless internet, electricity and water
- 24/7 support team
- rooftop terrace
- bike storage
- cinema room and large social area
- meals (additional costs apply).
Cost: $320–470 per week.
How to apply: Visit the Urbanest Monash College page for the application process and form.
Scape Student Accommodation
Scape Swanston is a brand new student accommodation provider offering a range of self contained studio rooms, perfect for students who would prefer to have their own space. The building has been designed with many communal spaces to help you make friends and enjoy your time in Melbourne.
Location: Scape is located at 393 Swanston Street, in the centre of Melbourne
Travel: Five minute walk to our Bourke Street campus, or to Melbourne Central train station for easy access to our Caulfield campus.
- Choose from three studio room sizes
- All rooms come with double sized beds
- Kitchen facilities
- Ensuite with power shower
- Communal kitchen
- Cinema room
- Onsite Gym
- Outdoor terrace
- 24 hour concierge
- Communal lounge
Cost: Prices range from $439 to $559, depending on size of room.
How to apply: to book a room or arrange a tour visit Scape Melbourne
Journal Student living
Journal gives students a unique and authentic Melbourne living experience that’s safe, supportive and social. Journal offers stylish studios and shared apartments, all with kitchens and private bathrooms.
Students enjoy bigger indoor and outdoor common spaces. Journal is about community – our comprehensive community life program is designed to help students learn, make friends and make the most of Melbourne.
Location: Journal is located at 18 Leicester Street Carlton, on the city’s edge.
Travel: 15 minute walk to the city campus, or five minute walk to Melbourne Central train station for the Caulfield campus.
- Fully furnished room
- Choose from studios or shared apartments all with ensuite bathrooms
- All rooms have openable windows and come with study desk with bookshelf and pin board
- One handy fee includes unlimited high-speed internet and all utilities
- 24/7 facility team
- On-site café
- Double-level study
- Journal library
- Outdoor gardens
- Rooftop terraces
- Entertainment zone & cinema
- Communal lounge & kitchen
- 24/7 gym
- Bike store & share bikes
Cost: Prices range from $329 to $469 per week
How to apply: to book a room or arrange a tour visit Journal Student Living.
Albert House is a safe and supportive accommodation choice with a social atmosphere. You can choose from a one bedroom or two bedroom.
Location: Albert House is located on Drummond Street, just outside the Melbourne city centre.
Travel: 15 minute walk to the city campus, or 10 minute walk to the train station for the Caulfield campus.