International students: What you need to know before you rent

Renting in a new country has its challenges. Some 21.6% of Australians are currently enrolled to study at a tertiary or technical institution (ABS, 2016),...

Supporting students with anxiety about starting university

Roughly one in five students drop out of university in Australia in their first year. Students with prior emotional difficulties, who are doing their degrees part-time,...

The international student’s guide to missing home

For international students, moving to Australia can be exciting and dynamic, but it can also lead you to miss home. Here's how to cope...

Save money while you study: Your budgeting guide

When you start studying, it's worth weighing up the costs of living against your budget and looking for ways to save money. Here's our...

Studying? 21 things to organise before your move

There's a lot to organise before any move and it's worth doing right to ensure everything runs smoothly. If you're about to start studying,...

What financial income support can students get?

Are you studying, training or doing an Australian Apprenticeship? There are several ways in which students can access financial assistance for income support.  CENTRELINK Centrelink is...

Tips for choosing student accommodation

Chosen your course and campus? The next step in the process is selecting the best student accommodation option. Some students will decide to remain at...

9 ways to survive moving into student accommodation

Moving into student accommodation can be a daunting prospect for many students – especially if you’ve never experienced shared living before. To help you...

Easy ways to find rentals near your university

If living close to campus is important to you, there are a number of ways to search for rental properties on Rent.com.au. Campus suburb search If...

Preparing for a rental viewing

In the quest to find the dream rental, it’s no secret that renters are finding open-house viewings competitive and time consuming. With increased pressure...

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