Accommodation guarantee at ANU

The ANU Accommodation Guarantee has been extended to all international students for 2023. Click here for more information.

ANU guarantees an offer of accommodation in one of our Residences 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 disclosed 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.

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

 

2023 All International Student Guarantee Expansion

ANU is pleased to announce it has extended the 2023 Accommodation Guarantee as per the below:

ANU guarantees an offer of accommodation in one of our residences or other approved accommodation in Canberra for all international students in 2023.
 

International Students wishing to take advantage of this guarantee for Semester One 2023 must apply for accommodation by midnight Sunday 19 February 2023 AEDT.

Applications for Semester Two Accommodation will not open until April 2023 and more information on application deadlines will be released early in 2023. 

This guarantee expansion applies to both new and returning international students studying in 2023 for their 2023 accommodation. 

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. The University will prioritise students to be placed in an on-campus residence, students will only be referred to another approved accommodation location in the event all on-campus places are full.

 

Non-Guaranteed Students

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

  • Postgraduate coursework students not covered by the above guarantees
  • Postgraduate research students not covered by the above guarantees
  • Current undergraduate students living off campus not covered by the above guarantees
  • Students who submitted a late application

Please note that you must apply through the correct application pathway to be eligible for the guarantee. Please click the button below for application guidance.