UniLodge on Raleigh Frequently Asked Questions

Got questions about living at UniLodge on Raleigh? 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, check in our blog or 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 an apartment, 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 have to pay for Departure Cleaning fee?

UniLodge can arrange for the professional cleaning of your Apartment. The cost to clean a room in Semester 1, 2020 is as follows:

  • $240 for a studio apartment.
  • $275 for a 1 bedroom 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 apartment is leased again.

What electricity cost am I responsible for?

Each tenant pays for their energy as it is separately metered. Each tenant will hold their own account with an energy company. UniLodge recommends each tenant use a connection company called - On the Move.

How much is the Internet/Wi-Fi? Who is the provider and how much bandwidth do I have?

Internet access and Wi-Fi is provided by Superloop and Unlimited Wi-Fi is included in your rental package.

Do I need to organise my own Contents Insurance?

No this is included in your rental package with coverage to a value of $3,000.

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

 

Are there any car park spaces or bicycle bays available?

There are 10 car parks available costing $50 per week and $200 per month.

All bike spaces are free and are located on the ground floor.

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 Informations

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.