Tag: student advice

Living in student accommodation vs. share-housing

Can’t decide whether to live in student accommodation or a share house? Discover the pros and cons of both options.

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),...

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?

Photo: iStock/gpointstudio Are you studying, training or doing an Australian Apprenticeship? There are several ways for...

Students affected by rent stress, struggling to cope with study

Excessive housing costs are inflicting rent stress and mortgaging students' wellbeing and education, reveals a new study. Anglicare Australia's 2017 Student Housing Study, conducted in...

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...

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...

Students – How to avoid common rental scams

With some 21.6% of Australians enrolled to study at a tertiary or technical institution, a large number of students will continually be searching for...