New University of Melbourne accommodation

10 January 2022

Introducing The Lofts, a brand-new graduate accommodation option at the University of Melbourne!

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Opening for Semester 1, 2022, Melbourne’s newest graduate accommodation will offer you an affordable and sustainable home, located in Melbourne Connect. Melbourne Connect will be a collaboration precinct, designed to bring together highest calibre industry, researchers, entrepreneurs, and thinkers.

The Lofts offers

  • 527 beds
  • a central location metres from the Parkville campus and in the centre of the Melbourne Innovation District
  • close proximity to the popular food and shopping district of Lygon Street
  • access to support services, including an alumni career skills and employability program
  • a place to stay for visiting academics and fellows.

Take a virtual tour of The Lofts!

All inclusive room rate
The rate includes utilities (water, electricity, gas etc.), Wi-Fi, and a well-being and residential life program. Prices for some room types have been reduced for 2022 to reflect the ongoing impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on students.

Graduate community
Live with other students in a contemporary home designed exclusively for graduates. Features include access to an open-air, green public space.

Environmentally friendly
Initiatives include electric vehicle charging and rooftop solar panels. The residence is designed to achieve a 5 star NABERS (National Australian Built Environment Rating System) Energy Rating. It is also targeting a 6 star Green Star Design and As Built (World Excellence) Rating.

Why Study at the University of Melbourne?

The University of Melbourne is arguably Australia’s most reputable higher education institution with a tradition of excellence in research and teaching. Students from Canada choose Melbourne due to its high ranking among the best universities in the world.

The university is a member of Australia’s prestigious “Group of Eight” research-intensive universities, the Universitas 21 and Association of Pacific Rim Universities networks. For more than 160 years, the university has made distinctive contributions to society and attracted the best and brightest students and researchers, bringing together the world’s best minds to solve globally significant problems.

Located right on the doorstep of Melbourne’s CBD, the University of Melbourne is a great place to learn. It’s close to public transport, fantastic cafes, shopping, arts and sports venues and accommodation.

Popular programs for Canadian students at the University of Melbourne include medicinedentistryphysiotherapyveterinary medicineoptometrynursingpublic healthlaw, and teaching.

Are you interested to learn more about the University of Melbourne? Contact OzTREKK at or at 1-866-698-7355. Learn more about how you can study in Australia.