Students can choose from a range of accommodation options when studying at SAIBT. Flexible and varied options are available to you, along with dedicated staff who will assist you with this process.
Please note: International students who are under 18 years of age may only apply for Adelaide Student Lodge (ASL) or homestay accommodation. View accommodation and guardianship fees.
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SAIBT in partnership with ASL, a purpose built student residence available to students who are under 18 years of age and studying at SAIBT.
ASL aims to provide a 'home away from home' for international students.
ASL is located just 7 kilometres from the city centre of Adelaide and within close proximity to all major bus and tram transport services, a variety of food outlets, shopping centre, travel agent and medical centre.
Accommodating up to 32 students in single rooms. ASL offers fully catered accommodation where meals and a weekly room clean (optional) is incorporated in a single fee.
ASL also continues to accommodate stduents who are over 18 years of age.
Homestay allows you to live with an Australian family. As a member of the host family you will be introduced to Australian culture and have the chance to practice English in everyday situations to help you develop your language skills. Most host families are located within 30 minutes by public transport from SAIBT and the city centre. If you choose homestay, a five week minimum stay applies. The option to extend your stay is generally welcomed after mutual discussion with your hosts.
Homestay offers a convenient and supported short-term accommodation option allowing you time to settle into Adelaide and take time to look for a share house or apartment living.
Includes a fully furnished room, Wifi, all utilities and meals - breakfast and dinner from Monday to Friday and all meals on weekends and holidays. Full board homestay is $290 per week.
Some homestays provide all the above, except meals. Students are expected to purchase and prepare their own meals using the homestay kitchen facilities. Part board homestay is $200 per week.
Fully catered accommodation provides students with a safe and secure environment in a supportive setting with all meals and Wifi provided. A 'home away from home' where students are provided with their own room and given the opportunity to establish new friendships with other students.
Adelaide offers a wide choice of purpose built student apartment options all located in the CBD and within walking distance or a short free tram ride to SAIBT, the Adelaide Central Market and numerous shopping and restaurant precincts. They are fully furnished and include a kitchen, bathroom (many with own ensuite bathroom), living/study area and air conditioning. This is perfect option for more independent living with great apartment options to choose from, your own apartment or shared, and many room types are available to suit varied budgets.
Most apartments are available for a 6 or 12 month contract period.
Student apartments vary in cost from approximately A$250 to A$490 per week. Most facilities include Wifi, water and electricity in the weekly room fee however there are a few properties where an added charge applies for utilities. Extra charges may apply for electricity, gas, internet access, telephone connection and laundry facilities. Accommodation staff can help guide you with this
Scape Waymouth Street is located in the heart of Adelaide, and offers the very best in safe and secure student living with premium modern apartments at affordable rates. On offer is a range of stylish apartments including twin bunk, twin share, 2, 3, 5, 6 and 7 bedroom apartments and studios, most with own ensuite bathroom.
Experience a first class range of amenities including, 24/7 security and support, free high-speed WiFi, 24/7 gym, a huge rooftop terrace, outdoor basketball court and courtyard, private cinema, spacious communal kitchen and supported study areas, and games rooms. Waymouth Street’s central location and close proximity to universities, public transport and shopping centres mean you have easy access to all your day to day requirements and all the other exciting elements Adelaide has to offer.
For more details: https://www.scape.com.au/student-accommodation-waymouth/
Scape provides hassle-free living within a safe and secure environment so you can concentrate on the things that matter, the enjoyment and success of your studies.
For more information: https://www.scape.com.au/student-accommodation-at-the-university-of-adelaide
For more information: https://www.unilodge.com.au/student-accommodation-adelaide
For more information: https://www.unilodge.com.au/student-accommodation-adelaide/waymouth
A new facility in the heart of the CBD offering great facilities and offering a range of apartment options from studio to 6 bedroom apartments.
For more information: https://www.unilodge.com.au/student-accommodation-adelaide/city-gardens
Located two minutes walk to SAIBT with all major shopping facilities at the doorstep!
For more information: https://dwellstudent.com.au/adelaide/
Brand new facility opened in 2022 located directly across the road from SAIBT offering state of the art facilities including gym, media room, cinema room, BBQ terrace, study areas and more.
For more information: https://yugo.com/en-gb/global/australia/adelaide
Opened in 2022, the Y Suites offer studio and shared apartments.
For more information: https://www.ysuites.co/suites/y-suites-waymouth/
Conveniently located on North Terrace, right in the heart of the CBD. The Switch is a brand new property which opened in 2022 offering co-living with a mix of mainly student and Uni graduates who are now working. Rundle Mall shopping precinct, SAIBT and beautiful parklands are a 5 minute walk and a free tram stop is directly across the road. Offering full furnished apartment options from studios to four bedroom apartments with shared bathroom or ensuite bathroom options. A beautifully furnished facility.
For more information: https://www.switchliving.com.au/adelaide-central/
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This option provides you with the flexibility of finding a home or share house to suit your needs, exactly where you want to be. This type of accommodation should only be arranged after you arrive in Adelaide.
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It is important to inspect the property in person and be satisfied with the contract conditions before paying a rental deposit and bond.
Our accommodation team are available to help with tips and advice and to assist with temporary accommodation for your arrival.
Visit www.sa.gov.au/topics/housing/renting-and-letting for information on rights and responsibilities of tenants and landlords.
Temporary accommodation is available in the form of a share dormitory [backpackers], hostel or hotel accommodation. This accommodation is paid for directly with the provider.
We can help find short-term accommodation for your parents or family if they come with you to Adelaide.
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