Fedliving - Student Accommodation

At Federation University we offer a range of accommodation options located on or close to our campuses.

Fedliving will guarantee a place in University accommodation to all new students in their first year of study, giving you peace of mind.

Success          |  Research shows students who live with us are more likely to succeed

Friendship     |  Develop instant networks and lifelong friendships with a sense of community

Opportunity   |  Amazing opportunities, planned experiences, activities and so much fun

Support          |  24/7 support so you can enjoy a balanced living and learning community

Convenience | For peace of mind and convenience residences are located on, or close to campus

The Fedliving team are available from 9am-5pm Monday to Friday. Download an Accommodation brochure

Social and sporting events give all our residents an opportunity to meet other students and have some fun. Activities available include a wide range of different interests, there is sure to be something to suit everyone! Res Ball, Shopping Trips, Snow Trips, Unit Activities, Trivia Nights, Fundraising Nights, Res Netball, Football and so much more!

First Year Guarantee
Fedliving will guarantee a place in University accommodation to all new students in their first year of study.

First Year Guarantee       Further details on Accommodation
Ballarat | Mt Helen Campus

Mt Helen On-campus Accommodation

Our Mt Helen accommodation on-campus in a pleasant native bushland setting, only a short walk to classes, lecture theatres, and other campus facilities.

The units are separate two-storey buildings each housing 10-11 students with shared kitchen, living and dining space and two bathrooms. Free laundry facilities are also available to all residents.

A central quadrangle with an undercover barbecue area is often widely used for recreation and unit functions.

Residents also have access to a large student common area providing spaces for study as well as recreation.

Ballarat Campus

Victoria Street

Victoria Street Residence is centrally located, ideal for students studying at the SMB and Camp Street Campuses

Victoria Street offers large single rooms with ensuites. There is also a large fully equipped self-catering kitchen and communal area for students.
Ballarat | Camp Street Campus

Camp Street

Camp Street residences are located in the heart of Ballarat, providing a dynamic and vibrant environment for visual and performing arts students studying at the Camp Street Campus.

Fedliving accommodation includes 4 bedroom apartments with shared kitchen and lounge spaces and ensuite studio rooms with kitchenettes. Residences are located above the University’s theatres, studios and galleries.

Throughout the residences, balcony access provides some breathtaking views over Ballarat. Residents also have access to a large communal kitchen and student common space, laundry and undercover parking.

Melbourne (Berwick)

Halls of Residence

Residences are located on campus at Berwick, only a short walk to classes and campus facilities. 

The Halls of Residence accommodation complex provides a variety of living options including ensuite rooms (Halls ensuite) or self contained apartments (Halls standard) with shared kitchen and living spaces.

A large student common space is also available for resident use.


Gippsland Accommodation Options

We recognise that everyone has different living requirements, preferences and tastes. At the Gippsland Campus, a number of accommodation choices are available, with an option to suit everyone.

A wide range of facilities and common spaces are available for Gippsland residents including fitness, recreation and entertainment, tennis and basketball courts, vegetable gardens and fruit trees, recreation halls and so much more!

Halls of Residence provides students with a modern and environmentally friendly living option. Room options include ensuite or shared bathroom with spacious shared kitchen and living spaces.

West Residences provide fully furnished self-contained units, each with six private bedrooms and shared facilities. Each unit includes a fully equipped kitchen, lounge, bathroom and laundry for residents.

North Residences are located immediately adjacent to the main campus, and offer the option of standard or ensuite room options with shared spacious kitchen and living space.

Brisbane Accommodation

Federation’s preferred accommodation provider for our Brisbane students is Student One. Located just a three minute walk to campus, and close to public transport, we have an entire floor dedicated to Federation students.

Step out your front door, and it’s a short walk to shopping centres, entertainment and nightlife.

Packed with facilities such as a cinema room, outdoor BBQ area, games room, gym and swimming pool, Student One has got the lot! Not to mention the study areas, dedicated music rooms, free bikes and a roof top lounge overlooking Brisbane.


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