Warrnambool Campus accommodation

Experience the peace and quiet of regional Victoria while living on campus at Warrnambool. Living on the banks of the pristine Hopkins River means that leisurely morning walks or a fish before class is the norm.

The campus is located on the Great Ocean Road, five minutes from local surf beaches and a two-hour drive from Geelong or the Grampians. Day trips to explore nearby coastal attractions, beaches and the local national parks are all possible for students living in Warrnambool.

Accommodation options

Studio Apartment

Warrnambool's self-contained studio apartments are all located in Hopkins View and give students a modern and supportive university experience. You'll have the opportunity to live in a self-contained studio apartment, while enjoying access to large communal kitchen spaces, a decking area with BBQ facilities, large common areas and lounge rooms, and multiple study halls – all under the one roof.

Shared Apartment

Deakin Residential Services Warrnambool have shared units available for students. These spaces are comfortably furnished, each unit contains a kitchen, large living and dining area, bathroom and laundry facilities. Individual rooms bedrooms with lockable doors.

Note: Deakin Residential Services Warrnambool Campus can also provide accommodation to DeakinCloud, South West TAFE and visiting placement students or exam accommodation

At our Waterfront Campus you have the following accommodation options:

Room typeWeekly fee
Studio Apartments$212
Shared Unit$215

Whichever option you choose, you’ll have your own furnished, private bedroom and free internet access and we are currently accepting bookings for the following periods.

  • Trimester 2 2020
  • Trimester 1&2 2021 (08 FEB 2021 – 15 NOV 2021)

Make an enquiry

Get in touch for more information about availability and rates.
Phone: +61 3 5563 3111
Email: wsradmin@deakin.edu.au

Use our online form to enquire about living on residence

Campus tour

Explore the Deakin Warrnambool campus with resi students Alannah & Tahlia.

Room Types

Studio Apartment

Enjoy your own private apartment and still be part of the on-campus community.

lease lengthbedroomsbathroomsweekly fee
40 weeks11$212 
(includes rent, utilities, programs and parking)

Additional details

Availability
Available to Deakin University and South West TAFE students. We are currently accepting applications for T2&T3 2020 and T1 2021. Apply now below.

Key features

  • Study area
  • Built-in wardrobe
  • Heating and fan
  • TV
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Kitchenette

Other inclusions
24 hour on-site security with additional Residential Guard outside business hours, clean of communal areas three times per week, access to all recreational facilities and a comprehensive program of activities.

What’s in the room?
Bed, mattress protector, bookshelves, study desk and chair, TV, data point, built-in wardrobe, heater and fan, ensuite bathroom, kitchenette with electric cooktop, top-mount fridge, microwave, kettle and toaster.

Where do I do my washing?
There’s a communal laundry in Hopkins View. Washing machines, dryers and an ironing station are available to residents free of charge (laundry supplies not included).

Do I need cleaning equipment?
You can borrow a vacuum cleaner, broom, mop, and dustpan with brush from reception.

Shared Apartment

Enjoy your own private bedroom with shared apartment facilities still be part of the on-campus community.

lease lengthbedroomsbathrooms weekly fee
40 weeks 1 Communal$215 
(includes rent, utilities, programs and parking)

Additional details

Availability
Available to Deakin University and South West TAFE students. We are currently accepting applications for T2&T3 2020 and T1 2021. Apply now below.

Key features

  • Study area
  • Built-in wardrobe
  • Heating
  • TV (communal)
  • Bathroom (communal)
  • Kitchen (communal)

Other inclusions
24 hour on-site security with additional Residential Guard outside business hours, clean of communal areas three times per week, access to all recreational facilities and a comprehensive program of activities.

What’s in the room?
Bed, mattress protector, bookshelves, study desk and chair, data point, built-in wardrobe, heater.

Where do I do my washing?
There is a communal laundry within the apartment. Washing machines, dryers and an ironing station are available to residents free of charge (laundry supplies not included).

Do I need cleaning equipment?
Each apartment contains a vacuum cleaner, broom, mop, and dustpan with brush.

Communal spaces, shared facilities

Living on campus at Warrnambool means you’ll have lots of places to study, enjoy a break, or catch-up with friends. Some of the shared spaces include:

  • large decking area with BBQs overlooking Hopkins River
  • study rooms
  • fully equipped kitchens and seated dining areas
  • recreation rooms with pool tables, large TVs and table tennis
  • tennis courts, basketball courts and a football oval
  • an on-campus gym.

Programs and events

Living on campus means more than being just a short walk from the classroom. You will be part
of a tight-knit, welcoming residential community. Immerse yourself in campus life and take
advantage of our residential support services and exclusive residential programs.

Interested in another campus?

Check out the accommodation options at our other campuses and apply today. Choosing to live on campus at Deakin may prove to be the best decision you'll ever make!

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