Find a place to live

We’ve got plenty of options available to suit your needs and lifestyle.

Guaranteed Accommodation

If you are a new regional, interstate and international student we can guarantee you a place at one of our approved accommodation providers or residential colleges before you arrive in Brisbane. 

UQ Rentals

UQ Rentals features vacant rooms and properties that are suitable for UQ students. Owners, landlords, real estate agents and students use the site to advertise their vacancies.

Colleges at UQ

Living on campus can assist you in making a smooth transition to university. The colleges are located within walking distance of all university facilities and provide academic support, social, cultural and sporting activities.

UQ Approved Suppliers

To assist students to find suitable accommodation, UQ has formed strong relationships with local commercial student accommodation suppliers.

Under 18 Supervision Program

We offer a supervision program which approves the accommodation, support and general welfare of international students under 18 years of age.

Short-Term Accommodation

From contemporary hotels and luxury rooms to budget backpackers and self-contained apartments, it is easy to find short-term accommodation in Brisbane using Visit Brisbane’s directory.

International Student Pickups

We can arrange transportation from Brisbane Airport for new UQ international students.

Request an airport pickup 

Useful workshops 

Accommodation Information Sessions

Our Accommodation Information Sessions will help you understand what you should look for before you rent, your rights as a tennant and how to find UQ approved accommodation. 

For international students

From understanding Australian culture to knowing how to work under a student visa, our international student support workshops can help you settle into university life in Australia. 

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