Prepare for semester


Finding the right place to live is a big part of settling in to student life. With options available both on and off campus, we can help you find your new home.

Guaranteed accommodation

If you're a new regional, interstate or international student, we can guarantee you a place at one of our approved accommodation providers or residential colleges before you arrive in Brisbane.  

Learn more about guaranteed accommodation

On-campus residential colleges

The 10 residential colleges on St Lucia campus and one Halls of Residence at Gatton are home to more than 3000 students from Australia and overseas.

Off-campus rentals

With suburb and rental guides, lists of approved providers, workshops and local listings from trusted rental agencies, we can help you successfully navigate the rental market.

Under 18 supervision program

We offer a supervision program for international students who are aged under 18 years. The program combines accommodation, support and general welfare services.

Learn more about the Under 18 supervision program

How can we help?

Student Services can help with all your accommodation questions:

Accommodation websiteAttend an info session

Report any problems you experience with the Starting at UQ website.