Moving to Melbourne
Before you arrive
You'll find there are some things that you can arrange before arriving in Melbourne, other things need to wait until you arrive.
The University arranges pre-departure briefings to help new international students prepare for life in Melbourne. Orientation programs are designed to assist all new students settle into their Melbourne student life.
Types of accommodation
Consider a number of different housing options and then ensure you have a back-up plan in the event that you are unsuccessful in securing your first housing preference. Don't leave this to the last minute as there is a great demand for affordable housing in Melbourne, especially before each semester.
Life in Melbourne
Melbourne offers students an amazing range of living choices. Suburbs are quite varied in character, so it is well worth doing some research, and thinking about which area would best suit your own personal style, needs and budget.