If you're moving from interstate or overseas, you may need a temporary base while you find a longer term home.
There are several options available for short-term stays. Some of the on-campus colleges also offer short-term stays during the winter and summer vacations.
We have listed a few options below for you to look at. Remember to book your accommodation in advance and make your own enquiries about the suitability and condition of the accommodation.
If you need to move urgently, please contact Accommodation Services. We will help you with options for moving, or provide information about emergency and short-term housing.
Financial Support Services can help enrolled students with essential living costs.
Stay with a local household while you find your feet in Sydney through our partnership with the Australian Homestay Network (AHN). You can stay for your first 2–4 weeks with an option to extend if you wish.
All accommodation has been checked to make sure it is of a high standard and provides a supportive family environment.
A fully trained supervisor will match you with a suitable homestay host according to your needs and location preference.
Homestay arrangements can vary, but through our AHN partnership you can expect to receive:
Homestay hosts are trained to assist you: