Accommodation guarantee at ANU

Great news for undergraduate students

ANU guarantees an offer of accommodation in one of our Halls, Colleges, Lodges or other approved accommodation to all of the following undergraduate students commencing in the first semester of their first year of study at the Australian National University:

  • Indigenous students
  • Students with a disability*
  • Tuckwell Scholars
  • Incoming exchange students
  • First-year, first-semester domestic undergraduate students
  • First-year, first-semester international undergraduate students
  • Transferring students from another Institution
  • ANU Medical School students
  • ANU College Foundation Program (Standard program - February commencement only)
  • Up to 50 local places for residents of the ACT or surrounds who live in a suburb which has one of the following postcodes: 0200, 0221, 2600-2612, 2614-2620, 2900-2914.

Please note that the guarantee does not provide a guarantee of your accommodation preference, but every effort will be made to give you an offer to your preferred residence.

* If you do not disclose a medical or special requirement condition at the time of your application please be aware that we cannot consider your requested preference.

While we do not guarantee accommodation to the following students, we expect to be able to offer accommodation to:

  • Postgraduate coursework students
  • Postgraduate research students
  • Current undergraduate students living off campus
  • Students who submitted a late application
Please note that you must apply through the correct application pathway to be eligible for the guarantee. Please visit our 'How to apply' page for the right application advice.