Accommodation options in Armidale
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.
Accommodation options in Sydney
Looking for accommodation close to UNE Sydney Campus?
Short term accommodation
If you require short term accommodation for a few nights there are a few budget-friendly properties in the area that can be booked through www.booking.com
- 21 Sorrell Shared Apartment approx. $95 per night
- Fiori Apartments approx. $93 per night
Other websites that may be of use are www.wotif.com and www.lastminute.com.au
Long term accommodation
If you are interested in living close to UNE Sydney there are some popular real estate websites that will provide you information and costings on available properties to rent.
Please keep in mind if you are looking to rent a property that you view the property before providing a deposit. Students are strongly advised not to send money before viewing the property and signing an agreement.
If a share house is more suited, the following websites provide information on available share houses and roommates.
If you would like to go and speak to or call a local real estate agent in Parramatta for further information on properties they have in the area, some of the most common agents are:
Raine & Horne Parramatta
Ray White Parramatta Group
McGrath Estate Agents Parramatta
First National Real Estate Parramatta
Century 21 Western Real Estate
If you are looking to live outside of Parramatta, the below suburbs are the closest to UNE Sydney:
Sydney Olympic Park
Student housing by a private provider
There are other student-specific accommodation that is available in Sydney CBD which is around a 35-minute express train trip to Parramatta. More information on the properties can be found on the following sites: