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Session 2 rooms available

Applications are now open for student accommodation in Session 2, 2022.

As always, living on-campus is extremely popular with our students and rooms fill fast. If you're starting at UOW in July or are an enrolled student who'd like to live in a student residence, we recommend that you apply now.

If you are studying at UOW under the Study Abroad and Exchange program, contact the Office of Global Student Mobility for advice at

Session 1

We have a small number of rooms available for Session 1.  Please note there is limited availability, and no family or couples rooms remaining.


New accommodation options for 2022

UOW has expanded our accommodation offerings for 2022, with rooms now available at I-House. Located only minutes from campus and public transport, this catered residence also provides students with 14 meals per week, making I-House an ideal place to live while studying.

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Studying in 2022

We're excited that 2022 will give more students the chance to safely study on UOW's vibrant campuses.

Many students have missed the social experience of learning in person throughout 2020 and 2021. We have too.

Get the info you need on 2022 student life, including how to stay COVID-safe on campus and access our services and facilities.

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Meet Madi

Video tour of Kooloobong Village
Welcome to my crib

Madi is from the Central Coast and lives in-residence at Kooloobong Village. Join Madi as she shows you around her home-away-from-home and tells you why she loves living here.

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Moving to Wollongong

Wollongong attracts people from all over Australia and the world to enjoy a healthy, active lifestyle. Here you can live stress-free and focus on your studies. At every turn there will be new opportunities: to follow your passions, make discoveries and figure out what you stand for.

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Returning safely to campus

Returning safely to campus

Read about student life at UOW in 2022, how to stay COVID-safe while on campus and accessing our services and facilities.  Learn more

Private rental market

Private rental market

If you are considering renting privately while studying, we recommend you start looking and applying soon. The private residential vacancy rates around the Wollongong campus and Wollongong, in general, are very low at the moment, making access to private rentals very competitive. UOW’s Housing Services provides advice on renting privately and access to private listings. UOW Housing Services Private rental vacancy rates

How to Apply

How to Apply

Interested in student accomodation? Check out our How to Apply page for the answers to our most frequently asked questions, steps on how to apply and information regarding key dates. If you can’t find the answer you need, please contact us for help.   How to apply