On Campus Accommodation | Deakin Res
On Campus Accommodation | Deakin Res

Belong Better at Deakin Res

Discover more. Connect deeper. Accelerate faster. Our unique Holistic Care model goes beyond providing you with a place to live and extends to personalised study support, mentoring, wellbeing and social activities. Dive in and thrive on at Deakin Res.

With custom-fit care you’re a wonder, not a number

Our carefully considered approach to on-campus accommodation features living arrangements and support systems designed to match your personality and preferences.

Events for everyone

Enjoy outdoor cinemas, day trips, gaming nights, free food and more. With a diverse range of small and large events on offer all year round we've got you covered. The highlight in everyone residents calendar? Our residential Ball.

Immense space

Space to be you - no matter whether it's social you or studious you. Recreation rooms, pool tables, theatre rooms, table tennis, study areas, outdoor spaces and more are all yours and within arms reach.

Personalised Care

At Deakin Res, we're here to help you thrive. To do that, we offer living spaces and support tailored to you. Quiet, course or mature age are some of the living spaces on offer. So stay comfy, get confident and grow.

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What Residents Say

Derby, Waurn Ponds, Cyber Security
"Living on Res has been one of the best decisions I have made all year! The real highlight is the exclusive Res events that require no additional payment from residents. I got to meet so many awesome people and experience things that I may not have had a chance to if I was not on Res!"
Bronte, Waterfront, Occupational Therapy
"I’ve really enjoyed living on campus so far! Beyond the convenience and the beautiful location, there’s always something to do and a huge community of people to meet and interact with."
Sam, Waurn Ponds, Primary Teaching
"Living on Res is fantastic because you are put in a position where you can make friends from different towns, or states, or even countries, who might be studying a different course to you. A personal highlight for me has been meeting so many new faces who have become some of my best mates!"

Focus on your studies, not splitting bills

Keep your mind on what matters. Rent, water, electricity, gas, 24/7 support, and more are all covered in your weekly fee.

All tech on deck

Get unlimited access to high-speed wifi. Walk to libraries, computer labs, and meeting rooms in a matter of minutes, making it even easier to collaborate, create and debate.

Health and wellbeing

Set the bar, lift the bar. Keep a healthy body and mind with access to wellbeing zones, outdoor spaces, and exercise groups all on res. Plus campuses have additional sporting facilities and fields – like basketball courts you can use.

All your living needs covered

Forget the hassle of finding housemates and setting up amenities – everything is already connected. Our communal cleaning and preventative maintenance ensures your home is maintained to a comfortable standard.

Join a highly satisfied community

Felt safe and comfortable in their new home.
Say living on campus has made them more independent.
Enjoy the quality and range of events.
Explore Resi O'week: Our world class orientation that sets you up for life on Res
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