Your accommodation options

Choose from a range of options to suit your lifestyle and budget. Stay at our UTS College Student Residence at Urbanest across the road from our campus on Quay Street; stay with a local Australian family (Homestay etiquette information) or share an apartment with friends. It just depends on your age (under 18 years of age or over 18 years) and how close to campus you would like to live. 

Options for under 18s

Live with a local Australian homestay family. Enjoy the Australian way of life.

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Options for over 18s

Student lifestyle in a furnished apartment or house with your friends and peers.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Some Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) about accommodation.

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Other options

Many students enjoy living independently and renting or house-sharing with friends. The UTS Housing Service provides information about available private properties, which includes house-shares, apartments, studios and rooms. The service is free of charge. Accommodation agents can also assist you before you arrive in Sydney.

Please note: If you are an international student under the age of 18, you must live in accommodation approved by UTS College.

**UTS College students have access to UTS housing and accommodation services such as, lists of properties including homestay family accommodation, share houses and apartments, studios and rooms from independent providers.

Please read our Homestay Policy, Homestay Etiquete and Student Residential Accommodation and Welfare Policy.

Backpackers / Youth Hostel

Sydney Central YHA11 Rawson Place Sydney
790 on George Backpackers790 George Street Haymarket
Wake Up! Sydney 509 Pitt Street Sydney
Sydney Railway Square YHA8/10 Lee Street Sydney
Bounce Sydney28 Chalmers Street Surry Hills
Big Hostel212 Elizabeth Street Surry Hills
Maze Backpackers417 Pitt Street Haymarket

Hotels/serviced apartments

Novotel Sydney Central169 – 179 Thomas Street Sydney
Adina Apartment Hotel Sydney Central2 Lee Street Haymarket
Mercure Sydney818 – 820 George Street Ultimo
The Ultimo37 Ultimo Road Sydney
Metro Hotel Marlow Sydney Central431 – 439 Pitt Street Sydney
Meriton Suites Campbell Street6 Campbell Street Haymarket
Central Station Hotel75 Wentworth Avenue Sydney
Rydges Sydney Central28 Albion Street Surry Hills