Benefits of living on campus

We know that moving away for university can be stressful, especially if you are relocating from overseas. Let us take away some of that worry – check out the on-campus student accommodation options at both our Perth and Kalgoorlie campuses.

Don’t forget! Curtin’s friendly Housing Advisory Service team are here to answer any of your questions. Our dedicated student accommodation team have decades of experience and are only a call, or email, away.


Student at desk, studying

Convenient, independent and easy living

Curtin’s on-campus student accommodation lets you to live, study and socialise all in one location. You can enjoy an independent lifestyle in your own private fully-furnished room. There are also a range of additional services and facilities for your comfort and convenience.

When you live on campus the Curtin library, gym and Waterford shopping centre are on your doorstep. Perth city and the Victoria Park café strip are only a short bus ride away. Car parking bays are also available.


Two staff members outside on-campus accommodation

Safe and secure environment

Safety on campus is a top priority, and this includes our on-campus student accommodation. Our accommodation has CCTV and is patrolled by the Curtin’s Safer Community Team who offer 24/7 assistance, every day of the year. The highly trained team provide security escorts, mechanical assistance, and will help with any issue relating to safety and security.

The free SafeZone smartphone app also helps put our students in direct contact with our Safer Community Team at any time.

Residences also have staff on site and, for after-hours enquiries there are Residence Assistants who live in the accommodation.


Students at a barbecue

Making friends and feeling part of a community

Making new friends is an important part of university life. When you live on campus you have regular opportunities to make new friends with a range of fun weekly activities and social events. With a diverse range of students from all over the world, it’s not uncommon to make friendships that last well beyond your university years.

Our residents also have easy access to Curtin Stadium where you can participate in a range of sport, fitness and recreation activities as a way to unwind, keep fit and have fun between studying.