Fees and charges

Living on Res not only provides the best possible start to your university experience, fantastic opportunities, invaluable memories and lifelong friends, it also represents great value. All bills are included in the weekly rent- including utilities and internet, so there are no hidden costs.

Ballarat residences

Weekly Rate, Academic Year Contract (inc GST) 
Peter Lalor $210
Bella Guerin $210
Camp Street - studio $295
Camp Street - apartment $250
Victoria Street unit - ensuite $210

Gippsland residences

Weekly Rate, Academic Year Contract (inc GST) 
West House $175
North Place - standard $175
North Place - ensuite $210
Halls of Residence - standard $185
Halls of Residence - ensuite $210

Berwick residences

Weekly Rate, Academic Year Contract (inc GST) 
Berwick Halls - standard $230
Berwick Halls - ensuite $250

Compulsory fees

Acceptance fee (Applicable to semester 1 and academic year applications)$300
Acceptance fee (Applicable to semester 2 applications)$444


Linen and crockery pack $75 
Late payment $55
Early arrival / late departure (per night) $28
After hours lock out $10
Replacement swipe card $25
Car parking permits (Ballarat) $155

Total residency fees and charges are calculated using the above costs, and include a combination of the weekly rental cost, as well as other compulsory fees, and incidentals.

Overdue payments

If you do not pay as required by the schedule you may be sent an overdue notice. Every time we send you an overdue notice you will be charged a late fee to cover our expenses. Your dealings with the University may be affected if you owe money to us due to University Statute 9.1 - Fees and Charges. You can find an up to date copy of this on the University policy website.

Duration of residency

Academic year agreements are valid for 39 weeks.

Short-term accommodation

Fedliving offers a range of short-term accommodation options across our campuses at Ballarat, Berwick and Gippsland, with comfortable and flexible options for students, staff, members of the community, group bookings and more.

Rate (inc GST)
Nightly rate starting from $77
Weekly rate starting from $238
Weekly placement short-stay accommodation
Federation placement students only, subject to placement confirmation
Find out more about Short Term Accommodation