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University Apartments

223 Berkeley Street 3000 Melbourne Australia

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CBA Branch 259 Lygon Street

259 Lygon Street, Carlton, VIC 3053

CBA Branch

Parkville, Victoria 3050

Cinema Nova

380 Lygon Street, Carlton

IMAX Melbourne

Rathdowne Street, Carlton

Toothpicks Cafe

720 Swanston Street, Carlton


Woolworths Carlton

368-380 Lygon Street, Carlton

IGA X-press

75 Flemington Road, North Melbourne

Melbourne Dental Clinic

723 Swanston Street, Carlton

Myhealth Medical

380 Lygon Street, Carlton

The University of Melbourne Health Service

138-146 Cardigan Street, Carlton

Police Station North Melbourne

36 Wreckyn Street, North Melbourne

Carlton Gardens

Carlton VIC 3053

Melbourne Zoo

Elliott Ave, Parkville

Yahveh Asian Grocery

131 Pelham Street, Carlton


Australian College of Sport

183 Bouverie Street, Carlton, VIC 3053

Melbourne Business School (MBS)
Melbourne School of Design
Ministry of Dance
Southern Cross Education Institute
The University of Melbourne

Royal Parade, Parkville, VIC 3010

Trinity College

100 Royal Parade, Parkville, VIC 3010

Commonwealth Bank - The University of Melbourne
Princess Park
Curves Restaurant and Bar
Dr Dax Kitchen
Royal Melbourne Hospital
Princes Hill Tennis Club
Melbourne University Sport

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University of Melbourne

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+61 3 9035 5511


Parkville VIC 3010, Australia


Founded in 1853, the University of Melbourne is one of Australia’s oldest and most respected universities. The main campus is located in Parkville, just north of Melbourne’s CBD. Filled with leafy streets and heritage houses, the neighbourhood surrounding the university is home to a large student community.

The University of Melbourne’s Parkville campus is a short distance from several UniLodge apartments, including:

Travel Times and Transport Options

All UniLodge apartments near the University of Melbourne offer easy access to the Parkville campus, so you can live like a local while enjoying an easy commute to class.

Travel times to Melbourne University:

  • From UniLodge Lincoln House: 3-min walk to the Southern Enterance, Gate 8
  • From UniLodge Royal Melbourne: 10-min walk to the Western Entrance, Gate 11
  • From Student Living- 800 Swanston: 5-minute walk, 3-minute bike ride
  • From Student Living - 746 Swanston - Student Living: 4-minute walk, 2-minute bike ride
  • From Student Living - 740 Swanston: 4-minute walk, 2-minute bike ride
  • FromStudent Living - 570 Swanston: 10-minute walk, 4-minute bike ride, 5 minutes by tram
  • From Student Living D1: 8-minute walk, 3-minute bike ride
  • From Student Living - 570 Lygon: 15-minute walk, 5-minute bike ride, 9 minutes by tram
  • From Student Living - 550 Lygon: 14-minute walk, 5-minute bike ride, 8 minutes by tram
  • From The University of Melbourne @ 303 Royal Parade: 25-minute walk, 7-minute bike ride, 22 minutes by tram
  • From Student Living on Villiers: 7-10 minute walk to UoM (Baillieu Library entrance).

The University of Melbourne is easy to reach as it’s so well connected to the city’s public transport network. The closest City Loop station to the Parkville campus is Melbourne Central. You can catch a tram, ride a bike or simply walk to campus and other parts of Melbourne from your accommodation.

Local Attractions

With its coffee shops and friendly student community, Parkville is the perfect suburb to experience the best of Melbourne. The boulevards of Royal Parade and Flemington Road are lined with trees, making it easy to forget you’re so close to the CBD. Melbourne city’s multicultural vibe can be seen in Parkville, which features a mix of international restaurants and shops.

Located within easy reach of Melbourne’s most famous attractions, Parkville is a short tram ride away from Federation Square, the Royal Botanic Gardens, and the city’s famous arcades and laneways.

Our Facilities

We offer purpose-built facilities for students. Our rooms and apartments are comfortable and secure, providing you with a safe and welcoming home away from home during your university years. All our apartments feature furnished rooms and we have dedicated spaces for studying or socialising, so you can find a balance between getting good grades and making new friends.

Contact UniLodge to book your student accommodation today.

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So You've Just Landed...

Welcome to Melbourne Airport! It’s about 22.9kms from the city centre and 27minutes by car in light traffic.

Airport Transfer:
The University of Melbourne offers complimentary airport pick up, find out more via this page.

Taxi / Rideshare:
Taxi and Rideshare pick up zones are available at a few locations right outside of the terminals.

Skybus - city express:
Take the $19 Skybus ride to get you to Melbourne CBD, from there you can catch the free city hotel shuttle SkyBus Link or book an Uber to your location.

Trams, trains and buses:
Buy a Myki smartcard for flexible travel between trains, trams and buses. You'll be able to use public transport in and around the city for just a few hours or all day. For information on the timetable and costs, please click here.