UniLodge on Gould Frequently Asked Questions

Got questions about living at UniLodge on Gould? Find out everything you need to know about our student accommodation by checking out our most frequently asked questions. Whether you’re unsure about moving logistics, living costs, leases, or another aspect about of living in UniLodge student apartments, these questions include all the essential information you’ll need before moving in. If you have a question that you don't see answered, feel free to contact us directly.

Does this property have an Application fee?

Yes a non-refundable application fee of $230 per room.

Is an advanced payment required?

Yes. To secure an apartment, the Tenant must pay 4 weeks rent before arrival. This payment also serves as the security deposit.

Is there a cancellation fee once I have secured an apartment?

Yes cancellations will incur a cancellation fee equal to 1 weeks’ occupancy fee.

Are car parking spaces available?

Yes car parking spaces are free with each apartment and 20 bicycle spaces are free.

Do I need to pay a departure clean fee?

Yes - The departure clean fee is $150 per room per hour and payable on arrival.

If I wanted to break my lease, what are the costs associated with this?

The tenant will be charged one week’s rent per the occupancy agreement and the amount depends on the room type.

What utility costs am I responsible for?

Utility charges are separately metered so the tenant is responsible for these costs per their plan.

How much is the Internet / WIFI? Who is the provider and how much bandwidth do I have?

Internet access and WIFI is provided by Big Air and speed and download varies by plan.

Do I need a mattress protector?

Yes, the cost is $15 per protector.

Do I need to organise my own Contents Insurance?

Yes this is not included in your rent.

Can an extra guest stay over?

Yes guests are allowed to stay for free for a 4 night maximum stay.

Where can I find resources to manage my health and wellbeing?

UniLodge has listed a number of resources on our Student Health and Wellbeing page.

Further Resident Information

The Resident Handbook is designed to help you to get to know the building and familiarise yourself with your rights and responsibilities as a resident. We hope that this Handbook will prove useful to you in answering any questions you have, and in assisting you with the most common concerns that you may have.