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La Trobe University - Villas


La Trobe University Bendigo - Villas

Scenic student accommodation in Bendigo

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

Groups of four students can live within our self-contained and furnished villas located in the Robert Holmes Village on the border of campus, surrounded by peaceful bushland.

Villas are offered to groups of second, third year and postgraduate students, many of whom spent their first years of university living at other residences at the Bendigo Campus. 

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
  • 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


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Property Facilities

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Available in outside communal spaces, or by the nearby Common Room.  

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WIFI / Internet

Free WIFI access using your student login details. 

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Building Security

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

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Car Park

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

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Communal Kitchens

Each Villa has a communal kitchen space, with gas stovetop and oven. Kitchen appliances kettle, toaster and microwave are provided for resident usage. 

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Common Areas /Lounges /Games Room

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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Each Villa residence includes a washing machine and dryer available for resident use. 

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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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Shops, Restaurants & Cafes

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.