International Students

UOW Accommodation

Living in one of the student residences is a great way to start your degree. Our data confirms that students who live in UOW managed accommodation achieve higher academic results. All students in the residences receive a high level of support that is available 24/7 and the friendly community environment makes it easy to settle in quickly. Starting university can be a stressful time and having the guarantee gives students a real peace of mind.

By the start of 2018, there will be over 2000 places in UOW managed accommodation with a choice of catered, self-catered, single and twin rooms in different styles of accommodation. All student residences have access to the Gong bus shuttle, with Kooloobong Village and Bangalay located on campus. For more information, take a look at the UOW Living website.

Our newest student residence on campus will be set to welcome over 800 students from the beginning of 2018. Located in the Kooloobong Village area, the facility will feature world class accommodation with a mix of self catered studios and four bedroom units, ideal for undergraduate students.

Places will go quickly, so it is best you Apply Now to be considered to live in our residences. For more information, please visit the UOW Living website or contact our friendly staff on or call us on +61 2 4221 5467.

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Homestay Accommodation

UOW College Homestay allows students to live with a caring local family and be immersed in the Australian way of life. Our Homestay team personally hand-pick each host family that is allowed to join the program and then individually reviews each students application to make the best match. We have over 2000 host families on our register, which means we have the best opportunity of success, when looking for a family that is perfect for you.

Our local Homestay program began more than 25 years ago and has diligently cared for many thousands of students and host families during that time. Our program is local, personal, professional and exceptional. You can feel confident that your UOW College Homestay experience will be the best one possible.

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Last reviewed: 7 December, 2017