Applications for 2024 open 1 August. Please apply by 30 September 2023 to ensure you are considered for your preferred hall.

Silverdale Road Apartments (part of Orchard Park), located by gate 11, offer an independent lifestyle designed for post graduate and mature students who want the convenience of living close to campus. Each apartment has its own kitchen, bathroom and queen bed with a living/study space.

Silverdale Road Apartments are not available for school-leaver students.

Apartment facilities

  • Ideal for single person occupancy however very limited apartments may be offered to couples.
  • Fully equipped kitchen - full sized oven, cooktop, microwave, toaster, kettle and fridge. Residents will need to bring their own cookware or purchase a kitchen pack from the accommodation office for $145
  • Furnishings - queen bed, two seater couch, wardrobe, desk, office chair, notice board and bookshelf
  • Laundry
  • Common room - shared space with kitchenette, TV and couches
  • Bike sheds
  • Access to Orchard Park’s Facilities - TV, pool table, table tennis and BBQ area
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Costs for 2024

  Single Occupancy 50 Week contract  Single Occupancy 18 / 37 Week Contract
Number of Rooms 44
Weekly Cost $321  $341
Total Cost $16,050  $6,138 / $12,617


Self-catered Couples Occupancy 50 Week contract Couples Occupancy 18 / 37 Week contract
Number of Rooms  9
Weekly Cost $385 $405
Total Cost $19,250 $7,290 / $14,985


Includes internet, power and water

*Only students enrolled for 1 Trimester will be offered an 18 week contract (Study Abroad / exchange students or anyone finishing off their studies.(Everyone else will be offered a 37 or 50 week contract.)


Additional costs

  Cost Details
Deposit $400 To secure your place in the Halls you will need to accept your offer online and pay the deposit and admin fee.
Administration fee $150
Activity Fee $200 Will need to be paid prior to moving in.
Linen Pack (optional) $210 A bed and mattress protector are provided in all Halls bedrooms. Students can either choose to bring their own linen (Queen bed) or purchase a linen pack for $210 (includes duvet inner, pillow, sheet set, duvet cover set and towels)
Reserved Parking (optional) $350 Each hall has limited reserved parking. Alternatively, Licence to Hunt parking permits can be purchased via the ‘PayMyPark‘ app.
Kitchen Pack (optional) $145 Residents will need to bring cookware or they can choose to purchase a kitchen pack from the Accommodation office for $145.


Have a question? Talk to us

The accommodation office can help to support you throughout the application process as well as throughout the year living on campus.


 Phone: +64 7 838 4084