How to Apply for Student Accommodation

Applying and being accepted for a place occurs in stages: 

(1)  You should submit an application form as soon as possible. Fill out application form here 

Forms should be accompanied by a $40 non-refundable application fee and a recent passport size photograph.

Please make all cheques payable to Brunswick St College and post to 

27 Clifton Avenue
Clifton Hill
VIC 3068

or for direct payment use the following details and quote the student name:    

Bank: Bendigo Bank

Account Name: Brunswick St College Incorporated

BSB:  633-000     A/c No.: 111 547 758

(2) When we receive your application we will contact you to arrange an appointment for you to see the College and for us to meet you.  For international and interstate students we can organise an interview on Skype.

​(3) We will let you know as soon as possible if you have been successful and you then need to decide whether to accept your offer.  




Fees and Dates - 2021

Students are expected to commit to the College for the academic year and fees are structured accordingly. Fees are charged per semester and payable in eleven monthly instalments over the year. They are calculated to include both Teaching periods with meals & Non-teaching periods when no meals are served.


Semester One $11,548.32

Payable in six instalments of $1,924.72 by the 1st January 2020 (to confirm your place) then on the 1st of February, March, April, May & June. 

Semester Two $9,623.60
Payable in five instalments of $1,924.72 on the 1st of July 2020, August, September, October & November.

A 2% discount applies to fees paid in full one semester in advance. To qualify for this discount, fees must be paid in full by the end of Week Two of each semester. Fees are paid by bank transfer.


Semester One commences on Sunday 14th February 2021 (orientation programme 14th Feb - 28th Feb) and concludes on 3rd July 2021(20 weeks). Teaching/meal period is from Monday 22nd February 2021 to Friday 25th June 2021 (excluding Easter)

Semester Two commences on Sunday 4th July 2021 and concludes on Saturday 26th November 2021(22 weeks). Teaching/meal period is from Monday 12th July to Friday 26th November 2021

Weekly fees out of semester are $315 (no catering).

Application Fee $40.00 (payable when submitting an application for residence). 

Enrolment Fee $450.00 (non-refundable and payable at the start of a student's first year to confirm a place in College). 

Refundable Deposit $300.00 (repayable 30 days after a student finally leaves the college, subject to the student's account being clear at the time and their room and house being left in good condition).


Key Deposit $30 (repayable when the student returns their house key on leaving the College). 

Bursaries/Fee Reductions
Please enquire about these if you are a student wholly supporting yourself at university. 

Please Note: 

  • Accommodation and storage/room reservation is available for the Christmas/New Year period.

  • Students commencing a semester must pay fees for the whole semester regardless of whether they cease residence during that semester. Students must sign a residential tenancy lease for the 42 week period (14th February to 4th Dec 2021.  A student will be released from this tenancy at the end of Semester 1 if a suitable replacement is found.

What's included in your Student Housing?

  • An individual bedroom in one of the College's houses furnished with a bed, bedside table, desk, chair and cupboard

  • Five evening meals per week

  • Household furniture (including fridge, couch, television, kitchen utensils & vacuum cleaner)

  • Gas, Water and Electricity **

  • Tutelage in study methods and subjects related to your course

  • Internet access

  • Special Academic Dinners

  • Most college excursions

  • Membership of our sporting teams

  • A friendly, easygoing and understanding environment in which to live and study.

** To a reasonable level