New Residences

In 2015 the University of Newcastle will see the opening of an exciting new residential development on our Callaghan campus. This new offering will almost double our residential community, making it easier than ever before for students to gain the unique experience of on-campus living.

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Consisting of 778 beds in four multi-story residential buildings, this innovative design enables student living in a variety of configurations:

  • studio single
  • studio accessible
  • 1 bedroom apartment
  • 2 bedroom apartment
  • 2 bedroom apartment accessible
  • 5 or 6 bedroom apartment

In addition, the development incorporates social and recreational spaces as well as formal and informal study areas. These areas have been designed to enhance the student learning experience and will include high-speed wi-fi Internet connection. Other amenities will include common rooms, communal kitchen, barbecue areas and multi-purpose rooms including a music room and a movie room.