East Residence

Residents of East, affectionately known as the pirates, are known for their enthusiasm, competitive nature and playfulness.

East encourages its residents to grow academically, socially and personally in an inclusive and engaging community.

Video: A walk through North, South, East and West Residences

Like the other 3 towers, East Residence enables student living in a variety of configurations including self-catered studio, 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom and 5/6 shared apartments.

Along with these options, East also provides residents with a multitude of social and study spaces including study rooms on each floor, a barbecue area, an in-house cinema and a ground floor common room featuring a ping pong table, a large TV and AV equipment.

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Key features

What's in your room? Click to view room inclusions

Disclaimer: These are example images and videos designed to give you an idea of what a room looks like. Please note each living space is configured slightly differently. Click on ‘What’s in your room’ for an up-to-date list of what each room includes.

The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.