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Studying and living at ANU 

Choosing to reside on campus makes it easy to balance your academic and personal pursuits and enables you to fully engage in the ANU community, with easy access to Academic Buildings, Food and Beverage outlets, Student Services, Libraries, and Recreational Facilities. In addition to a variety of room types, our Residences offer a range of amenities, including laundry facilities and communal areas, to ensure your comfort throughout your stay.

We take pride in creating a secure and welcoming environment for all students, which reflects our dedication to diversity and inclusivity as core values of the ANU community. Our team is committed to providing a hassle-free application process, with transparent communication and guidance at every step of the way.

If you are a current student, full-time or part-time and looking for a place to stay, we have places available in one of our Residences. To apply, please submit an application on the accommodation portal.


Picture yourself taking part in one of the best things about studying at ANU! We offer you a wide range of catered and self-catered student residences and a vibrant campus community within easy walking or cycling distance to the city.

Living on campus

Living in a catered or self-catered student residence is your chance to be at the heart of our campus and to thrive among your peers and in your studies. Our residential community is diverse, made up of students of all backgrounds, personalities, orientations and interests – and all of them will be looking for friends like you!

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Living on campus will put everything that our wonderful city Canberra has to offer, and much more, right on your doorstep.

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