If you would prefer to live off-campus, UNE Life Advocacy & Welfare can help you find shared accommodation, private board, and local rentals in Armidale. Shared living arrangements are a great way to save money, meet new friends and be involved in an environment where you are able to socialise and learn at the same time.
In considering off-campus living you should take into account the terms of tenancy agreements including costs such as power, water and communications as well as transport arrangements to and from campus. For detailed information and advice regarding renting and shared accommodation visit the Tenants NSW website.
Please note that there is a higher demand for housing in Armidale during the 4-6 weeks before Trimester commencement, therefore you should take into account the time it may take to find suitable accommodation. Other factors that need to be considered when renting include the costs of bond (equal to 4 weeks rent), furniture, electricity and other household running costs. For an approximate guide on rental costs in Armidale visit realestate.com.au or domain.com.au.