Accommodation for Rent Near University of Sydney

Studying in one of the world’s best cities, both International Students and Local Aussie Students can enjoy the best Sydney has to offer to live, study and work.

Student Accommodation in Sydney is in high demand. The pressure for Sydney students to find a place off-campus is intensified by the rising uni fees and Sydney real estate prices.

If you’re starting tertiary studies, one of the most exciting things you can do is choose where to live.

Student Accommodation near Sydney Universities

So finding the perfect home while studying in Sydney is no easy feat, and while student housing is plentiful, they come with a hefty price tag. Studying abroad doesn’t have to break your bank account or drain your savings.

One important aspect of the student experience, which is very important for various reasons, is making the decision about where to live. Finding out information about landlords, what they’re like, how much they charge if there are any issues with the property etc., is key to making a well-informed decision — location, travelling time, other facilities like shopping, leisure activities, etc.

Usyd students and UTS students find Glebe an affordable and practical suburb for students to live in as it’s right next door to both Sydney University and UTS ( University of Technology).


Glebe is a lovely suburb with has many excellent facilities. Costs can be higher for students, though, so you may need to explore other options. Marrickville or Petersham 15-20 minutes of CBD. If you’re willing to commute to uni, consider renting in here, and you can save a bit of money on rent and outgoings each week.

There are plenty of cafes, restaurants and eateries in Enmore, Marrickville and Petersham with affordable prices. There is also a large Vietnamese and Greek community and an arts community here. One amenity they boast is an excellent public pool called Enmore Aquatic Centre.

With a new library opened in 2019 in the main street in Marrickville, students have access to computers, a study area and a cafe. They also offer free WiFi.

Getting from Enmore, Marrickville and Petershamto uni is a single short bus ride, so it’s a great option.

Public transport

Public transport in Sydney is clean and reliable and provides an extensive network available on Opal cards. Students can get discount fares with the system which works on all public transport.

Travelling to other Sydney suburbs is easy – all trains to other suburbs depart from Central Station. It takes about 20-30 minutes on the airport train service to reach Central Station when you first arrive at Sydney Airport.

If you’re looking for Student Housing near the University of Sydney and UTS ( University of Technology), whether it’s for a room, apartment, or house, check out our website, and you can see the best options within your budget and the amenities you need. With plenty of properties all around the inner city Sydney region, we’ll find our perfect home for you!

Sydney Student Living

When the time comes to study abroad, Sydney is an excellent experience and offers some of the best universities in the world!

Studying abroad offers many benefits that can’t be found in a classroom. You’ll learn about different cultures, make friends from around the world, and develop a much deeper understanding of the world. But before you start planning for your trip, make sure you take a look at what it’ll cost you. The good news is that there are plenty of options for off-campus accommodation in Sydney.

Another aspect of the student experience is exploring Sydney, meeting other students, and having fun outside of studies. The exposure to Sydney differs when living off-campus. Sydney is pretty awesome weather – hot Summers, cool Winters and everything in between! So no matter what time of year it is, generally you can enjoy the outdoors. Most of our accommodation has balconies or large outdoor common areas depending on where you stay.

There’s a range of exciting suburbs near the University of Sydney, UTS, Enmore Design School and many more colleges, so you won’t have to travel far from the main campuses to discover the vibrant Sydney inner west.

Convenient Locations for Student Housing

Student Accommodation Sydney has five convenient locations that are easily accessible to transport and shopping centres with all the mod cons.

For students that don’t want to live on the campus, there is no need to go through stress when looking for an excellent house to stay. With, you can secure a good place where you can live from 6 months through your entire course without having to worry.

PLUS, the weekly rent covers all your bills – electricity, gas, water, internet, TV and more. In each building, we have NBN broadband with WiFI in all rooms so you can have fast access, handy when uploading Uni assignments!

Budget accommodation

StudentAccommodationSydney specialises in furnished budget accommodation for students studying in Sydney, offering affordable off-campus housing close to Sydney’s Universities and Colleges. The fully air-conditioned accommodation has been created for you to enjoy a safe and secure stay. Offering loads of facilities including great common rooms, BBQ areas, huge kitchens and eat-in areas, you can socialise with everyone who lives in your new home away from home!

Value for money Short Stay or Long Term Student Accommodation ranges from double and single private rooms, studio apartments, apartments and townhouse/share house accommodation.

“I was referred to Student Accommodation Sydney by my uni, and I found the perfect off-campus accommodation for me,” said Nic Patel, a student who had been struggling with finding affordable and suitable accommodation in Sydney. “The staff at Student Accommodation Sydney were friendly and professional. They helped me find a place that was close to the university and within my budget. It has been a really good experience working with them.”

Prices range from $200-$390 per week, per person, single or double room.

By Punit