We offer guaranteed accommodation to new international, regional or interstate students who are commencing at either St Lucia or Herston campus.

Eligibility

To be eligible for guaranteed accommodation you must:

  • be commencing as an international, regional or interstate student at UQ,
  • have accepted your offer of study (including ICTE-UQ and IES Foundation Year), and
  • be living alone (we don't provide guaranteed accommodation to couples or families).

If you are an international student, you must be at least 18 years old at the time of taking the place of residence. If you are under 18, please refer to our Under 18 Supervision Program.

How to apply

Applications for Semester 2, 2018 are open. You can apply using our online application form.

When you apply you will be able to choose your accommodation provider. You can only submit one application for guaranteed accommodation, so please ensure you have chosen your accommodation provider before applying. 

You will receive an offer within five days of your application submission. The final booking and deposit are payable directly to the accommodation provider.

Please email accommodation@uq.edu.au with any enquiries. 

Price comparison table

UQ Approved Providers and UQ Residential Colleges have provided the below offers for the Guaranteed Accommodation scheme in Semester 2, 2018.

Approved Providers

Provider Location Twin Share Room Share Apartments Studio
Altitude  Taringa - $253 - 3 Bedroom, Shared Bathroom - 6 or 12 Months $418 - 1 Bedroom (6 or 12 months)
- $304 - 2 Bedroom, Private Bathroom - 6 or 12 Months -
Atira South Brisbane $195 - Twin Bunk - 12 Months $319 - 3 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom - 12 Months $323 - Studio Standard - 12 Months
Toowong $219 - Twin Bunk - 12 Months $295 - 6 Bedroom, 3 Bathroom - 12 Months $341 - Studio Standard - 12 Months
Woolloongabba $165 - Twin Bunk - 12 Months $259 - 5 Bedroom, 5 Bathroom - 12 Months $279 - Studio Standard - 12 Months
Iglu Brisbane City - $299 - 6 Bedroom, 3 Bathroom - 12 Months -
  - $324 - 6 Bedroom, 3 Bathroom - 6 Months -
  - $325 - 6 Bedroom, Ensuite - 12 Months -
Kelvin Grove - $259 - 5 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom - 12 Months -
  - $284 - 5 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom - 6 Months -
Raymont Residential College Auchenflower   $375 - Single Room, Shared Bathroom + Full Catering -
Scape South Bank - - $299 - Studio
  - - $349 - Studio Plus
Student One Adelaide Street - Brisbane City $269 - Twin Share $309 - 5 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom $429 - Studio Single
Wharf Street - Brisbane City - $309 - 5 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom $469 - Studio Double
  - $319 - 4 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom -
Study Lounge on Schonell - St Lucia $210 - Twin Share $240 - Single room, shared bathroom $480 - Studio
Munro Street - St Lucia - $359 - Single Room, Ensuite -
UniLodge South Bank - $329 - 6 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom - 13-36 weeks $299 - Studio - 37-52 weeks
  - - $329 - Studio - 13-36 weeks
on Margaret - Brisbane City - - $1,299 calendar month - Studio Low Floor
  - - $1,372 calendar month - Studio High Floor
  - - $1,458 calendar month - Studio Double
St Lucia - $380 - 2 Bedroom, Ensuite -
Urbanest South Bank $229 (6 months) or $199 (12 Months) - Twin Share $299 (6 Months) or $269 (12 Months) - Single room, ensuite $379 (6 Months) or $349 (12 Months) - Studio Large

UQ Residential Colleges

All UQ Residential Colleges offer full catering.

Location
Share Apartments
Emmanuel College St Lucia $21,000 Full Academic Year - Single Room, Shared Bathroom
Grace College (Female only) St Lucia $485 per week - Standard room, shared bathroom
International House St Lucia $544 per week - 1 bedroom, shared bathroom

Kings College (Male only)

St Lucia $640 per week - 1 bedroom, shared bathroom
St Leo's College (Male only) St Lucia

$10,245 per semester - Standard room, shared bathroom

$11,245 per semester - Shared ensuite room

Womens College (Female only) St Lucia $10,371 per semester - Study bedroom, shared bathroom
Union College St Lucia $9,903 per semester - single room, shared bathroom

Accessible Rooms

Provider Location Room type Cost
Student One Adelaide Street - Brisbane City Studio $469
  Wharf Street - Brisbane City Studio $469
Scape South Bank Studio $299

Room types

Share apartments: You rent a single bedroom in a multi-bedroom apartment and share the lounge room, kitchen, laundry facilities and other common areas with other students.

Twin share rooms: Share a room and ensuite bathroom with one other student.

Studio apartments: Entirely self-contained, studio apartments have a private kitchenette, living area and ensuite.