my village life

live student life to the fullest

UC Village life is about more than four walls and a bed. That's why we've got an exciting calendar of events to help you meet new people, excel in your studies and learn new life skills! Hit play to learn why our residents love living at the Village!

what we bring to the student experience

Whether you’re fresh out of high school or a seasoned uni student, we’ll have you living it up and exploring the world in no time.
From award-winning residential life programs to free accommodation across our global network, we’ve got opportunities you won’t find anywhere else.

live, learn, grow

Our unique residential life framework is designed to help you live student life, learn at uni and grow as an individual. Right from the time you check in to University of Canberra Village, there will be great opportunities to make friends, support your studies and gain life skills you can use throughout uni and beyond.

go explore

Go Explore is your key to free accommodation across the United States, United Kingdom and New Zealand! From Philadelphia to London to Christchurch, current University of Canberra Village residents can discover new places around the globe and stay at any participating CLV village outside Australia for up to two weeks free!

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short stays

Travelling for a short course or just need to cut the commute during exams? You might be in luck! Short Stays are available at the village, allowing you to book a room for stays as short as 3 days!

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our commitment

As well as creating an exciting Village community, we focus on creating safe, secure and supportive environments for our residents. This means you can concentrate on making the most of your student experience!

safety

  • Staff on-site throughout the day
  • Duty Manager available in the evening and at night
  • Resident Assistants and security on-call after hours

security

  • Buildings and apartments accessible by electronic swipe card
  • Lockable bedrooms
  • CCTV monitoring select areas 24 hours a day
  • Security patrols from 10pm to 5am every day

support

  • Staff trained in first aid, crisis management and dealing with personal issues
  • Well-developed systems to ensure issues are managed promptly
  • Close partnerships with University of Canberra support staff to ensure residents receive all the assistance they require

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career

Moving to uni can feel a bit like throwing yourself into the deep-end. A lot of what is ahead is unknown, and that can be a little daunting if it’s your first time away from home.

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health

Many of my most memorable days have something to do with a large selection of seafood, and if I go to a party I am almost exclusively the person lingering at the snack table.

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uni life

I always noticed how difficult it was for my mates at uni who scrambled their work together at the last second to submit it, only to get a mark that wasn’t anywhere near what they could have gotten.

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find us on campus

Convenience is key! University of Canberra Village is so close to university facilities and classrooms that you can roll out of bed and be in class in minutes

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meet our team

Need help with something in the village? Be it a leaky tap or directions on where to grab a bite to eat, our friendly staff have one goal - to make your uni experience the best it can be

meet the staff

what's happening

Wondering what's new or looking for something to do? The Village is a buzzing community! Find out the latest news and events at the University of Canberra Village

view our latest news and events

see what students are saying

“The best thing about my time at the Village is all the amazing people I’ve met. I have made lifelong friends I would have never known otherwise!”

Tayla

University of Canberra Village

“We are so close to campus at the Village. I can get out of bed and be in class five minutes later. It’s all made so easy.”

Stuart

University of Canberra Village

“Moving from a country town, I was definitely going to live on campus. If I didn’t live on campus I wouldn’t have met as many people. Simple as that!”

Sam

University of Canberra Village

“When I moved in I met a lot of people. It definitely met my expectations, I loved it. I still love it.”

Moses

University of Canberra Village

“Living on campus was really the only option for me. I came here and learned how to cook, I made new friends and I got along with everyone!”

Grace

University of Canberra Village

“I love the convenience of living on campus. Being visually-impaired, I don’t need to walk far at all to get to class which is great!”

David

University of Canberra Village

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