UOW student residences provide a range of accommodation options, from single rooms to 5-share apartments, and with rooms on-campus, in the city or near the beach there's sure to be a UOW student residence that meets your needs. If you live too far away to visit UOW or have no time to tour a residence in person before you choose where to live, take a virtual tour of the residences and see all the options we have for you to consider.
Where would you like to live?
Campus East is located in the beach-side suburb of Fairy Meadow, a 10-minute drive north of the main University of Wollongong campus. The residence setting is comfortably spread across large grounds including a number of playing fields. Conveniently, Campus East is only a 5-minute walk to Fairy Meadow swim and surf beach, as well as local shopping, and eating outlets. Campus East houses 527 residents and offers both fully-catered and self-catered accommodation. Students come from Australia and all over the world creating a supportive and fun community that is rich in diversity.
Kooloobong Village virtual tours
Kooloobong Village has a mix of newer and older style studios, premium studios and 4 and 5 bedroom units. The newer units in buildings 68 and 73, 74 and 75 feature self-catered accommodation comprised of single studio rooms, premium single studio rooms, and four bedroom units. The units within Building 37 are all five bedroom units, and feature a shared bathroom, kitchen and dining facilities. One of the most popular features of these units are the outdoor balconies overlooking the picturesque University grounds, frequently visited by the native wildlife such as Kookaburras and possums.
Marketview virtual tour
Marketview is a self-catered residence for 144 students and appeals to 2nd year and older students in addition to postgraduate students who want to live in a vibrant city location and are happy to do their own cooking and cleaning, while being supported by University staff. Rooms are all fully furnished, and the property is owned by UOW and managed by University staff. The high level of support experienced by all students at Accommodation Services is available here. This includes security, wellbeing support, academic support and just settling in to the new environment and taking advantage of the wide range of events and activities.
Bangalay virtual tour
Students will love the convenient location and the modern facilities of Bangalay. All residents here can easily access the on campus cafes, retail outlets such as the supermarket IGA, the UOW sporting complex UniActive and the beautiful university grounds. Not to mention how easy it is to attend lectures when you are living on campus. Families with children will enjoy the family friendly facilities, the proximity to the local childcare KidsUni and the facilities at the adjacent Botanical Gardens.