Got questions about living at UniLodge @ RMIT Bundoora - Walert House? 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.
If you were not successful in receiving a visa to study in Australia before the commencement of your lease start date, we ask that you write an email requesting cancellation, which must be submitted to the property at which your booking is held within 24 hours of you receiving notification from the Department of Home Affairs, along with the email from the Department of Home Affairs advising your refusal notice to study in Australia. You will then be formally advised that your lease agreement will then be cancelled without penalty.
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120 car park bays are available in a dedicated area across from the building for a cost of $262 per year or $157.50 for 6 months. Permits are available for purchase through RMIT’s parking website. Bike spaces are free, and are located in a secure on site bike shed.
A guest can stay for free for a maximum of 3 nights.
Yes, contents insurance is not provided.
Internet access and WIFI is provided by RMIT, and unlimited WIFI is included in the residence fees.
Unlimited electricity, gas, and water usage are all included in the residence fees.
The cost is 2 weeks’ worth of residence fees, as well as continued payment of residence fees payment until a replacement takes over.
Yes, and the cost is $130 per person.
If you do not receive an RMIT academic offer or do not receive a visa, provided you notify us by the cut-off date specified in your offer letter, there is no cancellation fee. All fees paid will be fully refunded to you. If you cancel for a different reason, or cancel after the cut-off date, a $200 cancellation fee will be taken from your security deposit. The balance remaining will then be refunded to you.
Yes. A refundable security deposit equal to 4 weeks’ worth of rent will be held during your stay, and the first 4 weeks’ worth of rent are both required in advance.
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.