Got questions about living at Student Living - 746 Swanston? 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 our 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?

No. There are no application fees.

Is an advanced rental payment required?

Yes. To secure a room, the Tenant must pay the first month’s rental Package and any chosen options.

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

Yes there are early termination fees and cancellations are considered the same as breaking a lease.

Do I need to pay a departure clean fee?

Student Living by UniLodge can arrange for the professional cleaning of your Apartment. Pricing is based on prepayment of cleaning prior to arrival.

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

Per Lease Agreement. The cost will be 2 weeks rent plus GST, $165 Advertising fee and Rent paid until the room is leased again.

What electricity cost am I responsible for?

Electricity usage is included in the rental charge.

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

Internet access and WIFI is provided by Vostronet and unlimited WIFI is included in your rental payments

Do I need to organise my own Contents Insurance?

No this is included in your rental payments.

To view the Student Living by UniLodge Contents Insurance Product Disclosure Statement - Click Here.

For how long can an extra guest stay with me and what is the cost?

Extra Guests are not permitted in the room due to fire regulations

Are there any car park spaces or bicycle bays available?

There are no car park bays available however bike spaces are free.

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

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

What do I do if I, or my family need somewhere to stay prior to checking in?

If you or your family need somewhere to stay for a couple of nights to a week, or rest your head after coming in from a late-night flight then why not book at Essence Hotel Carlton. Offering comfortable rooms that give you the freedom to relax in a place away from home.

What are your check-in times and days?

Monday to Friday at either 10am, 11am, 2pm or 3pm

Do you offer after hours check-in?

Unfortunately, we do not offer check ins outside of specified check-in times.

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.