International students who are intending to live off-campus generally choose to stay somewhere temporarily (approximately 3 – 10 days) while they source more permanent housing.
UON Student Living is the University of Newcastle's
on-campus residential precinct at our Callaghan and Ourimbah campuses. A home
for UON students from across Australia and around the world, UON Student Living
provides a student experience like no other. If you would like the unique
lifestyle, safety and security that you get by living on campus in a diverse
global community, UON Student Living is the ideal choice.
Click here to see a summary outlining the cost of living on campus compared to accommodation off campus.
Homestay is a popular choice of accommodation for international students, providing the opportunity to live in a home environment while studying at the University.
Families offering homestay provide a friendly environment where students have the opportunity to practice language skills and form new friendships.
It is important to consider the full range of costs and responsibilities when looking for somewhere to live. Here are some good hints and tips on renting a home.