Looking for a place to live? Discover where to live with information on suburbs, transport and accommodation options.

Accommodation search

As an RMIT student you have access to our free housing database which lists available:

  • shared houses and apartments
  • vacant houses and apartments
  • rooms or vacant apartments in student apartment complexes
  • rooms in student hostels or rooming houses.

For tips on searching the accommodation database please read our tips for students.

Accommodation options

There are various accommodation options available to you around your campus from student apartment complexes and student hostels to private rental and homestay accommodation.

Where to live around Melbourne

Discover the closest suburbs to your campus and the transport options available to you to get to uni.

Moving tips

When you’re ready to move in, here are some tips for moving house successfully - how to connect utilities, about contents insurance, redirecting your mail.

Renters’ guide

As a tenant you have rights and responsibilities, our renters guide will help you understand what they are.

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What it costs to rent

Set up home costs

Housing database

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Accommodation advice

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