La Trobe University - Hillside Apartments

Apartment Living

La Trobe University Bendigo – Hillside Apartments


Alleviate the stress of beginning your academic journey with Living at La Trobe's guaranteed on campus accommodation for first year students.

Hillside Apartments are a series of six modern three-level apartment blocks, located a short stroll from the centre of Bendigo campus. 

It is home to 200 residents and is mobility accessible across all floors. 

Features and benefits include: 

  • 24-hour computer lab and study rooms
  • Relaxation spaces including TV rooms, lounge spaces and free BBQ facilities
  • Free laundry facilities
  • Full mobility accessible floors
  • Programs to support academic excellence, social engagement, community living, sport, health and wellbeing;
  • Student leaders living onsite to provide peer support
  • Utilities included in weekly rate

Check out our Living at La Trobe prospectus.

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Property Facilities

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BBQ Facilities

Free BBQ facilities are available for all residents to use and are available outside the Common Room.

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WiFi / Internet

Free WIFI access using your student login details. 

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Building Security

Hillside Apartments have 24/7 security presence and secure individual key card access to your room.

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Car Parking

On campus permit parking required, purchasable via La Trobe University VPermit. 

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Communal Kitchens

Each floor has a communal kitchen space, with convection microwave, stove top, kettles and toaster provided for resident usage. 

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Games / Recreation Spaces

Each residence has a communal lounge space provided. The Common Room is available to all residents by Hillside Apartments 1 & 2. 

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Free laundry facilities are available to all residents.

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On-site staff

24/7 staff available, office open 7:00am – 6:00pm

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Public Transport

The nearby bus stop is available on the corner of Edwards Road and Keck Street. Bus routes available include 61, 62, 63 and 70. 

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Retail - Shops

The nearby shopping centres Strath and Kennington Villages are a perfect spot for a coffee at a local café or some takeaway meals. Want a restaurant meal? The local bus route will take you directly into central Bendigo where a range of dining is available. 

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Be a part of our community

Mixing study periods with a meaningful social life is a balancing act and it shouldn’t cost you the earth. We know that every dollar counts when you are a student so our properties are designed to maximise the social spaces within and provide you with opportunities to mix with likeminded people through our Community Spirit Program. We host many different events each month many which you can check out on the UniLodge Resident Hub for IOS or Android and on our Event pages.