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

Bella Guerin Hall

Bella Guerin Hall is located on the Mt Helen Campus in a pleasant native bushland setting, only a short walk to classes, lecture theatres, and other campus facilities.

The units in Bella Guerin Hall are separate two-storey buildings each housing 10-11 students with shared kitchen, living and dining space and two bathrooms. A washing machine and dryer are available in each unit.

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

Ballarat | Mt Helen Campus

Peter Lalor Hall

Located at the Mt Helen campus and surrounded by natural bushland, Peter Lalor Hall provides accommodation in single bedrooms with shared facilities. Peter Lalor residents are also only a short walk to class, lecture theatres and other campus facilities.

Peter Lalor units accommodate between 10 to 12 students with each unit containing a kitchen/common area, two bathrooms and single study bedrooms. Laundry facilities are also available to all residents either in a communal laundry room or in the units.

A central courtyard provides barbecue facilities, landscape surrounds and a pleasant setting for outdoor activities and leisure.

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 is 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 and ensuite studio rooms which are located above the University’s theatres, studios and galleries.

Throughout the residences, balcony access provides some breathtaking views over Ballarat.

Melbourne (Berwick)

Halls of Residence

Residences are located on campus at Berwick, and offer a range of accommodation options to suit your needs. Options include self-contained apartments, units, ensuite rooms and shared facilities.

Halls of Residence provides students with a friendly living option within a supportive environment. The complex provides a variety of living options including en suite rooms (Halls en suite) or self contained apartments (Halls standard) with shared kitchen and living spaces.


Gippsland Accommodation Options

At the Gippsland Campus, a number of accommodation choices are available, with an option to suit everyone.

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.

A wide range of facilities and common spaces are available for Gippsland residents including fitness, recreation and entertainment, tennis and basketball courts, gardening, student common spaces and so much more!

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. 


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