How to apply

You only need to complete a single application, and you can submit it to all of our fantastic Colleges.

Applications for 2022 (mid-year) and 2023 are now open.

If your first preference is unable to offer you a place, your application will automatically be passed to your next College of choice for consideration.


Before you begin

Take the opportunity to learn about each of our Colleges, as you will be asked to place them in your order of choice on your application form.

Open for Sem 2 2022/ 2023 Applications: All Colleges (please check their websites for more info)

Looking for late Sem 1 2022 entry? Email

Once you are ready to apply, follow the steps below.

  1. Create a profile on our application portal​.
  2. Enter your details, including education history
  3. Select and rank the colleges in order of your preference.
  4. Submit!
  5. You will be contacted to pay the $75 application fee, collect references, and arrange an interview.

After you’ve applied

We are committed to finding the best fit for every student, which is why each College manages its own selection process.

What to expect after you have applied 

Application submitted

Once your application has been submitted, you will receive an email notification.


Your first preference College may request further information and advise on how to pay the application fee.


Your first preference College will also arrange an interview time to meet you.

Our Accommodation Guarantee 

In the unlikely event that there is no availability in any College, our Accommodation Guarantee will ensure we find you a place in Melbourne close to campus. 

To give yourself the best opportunity of receiving a place at College, we highly recommend that you select as many Colleges as you’re interested in on your application.  

Learn more

We are committed to ensuring you find a place for your University accommodation​

How it works​

When completing your application, you have the option to order the Colleges from 1 – 10. Rest assured – whichever College offers you a place, the experience of a lifetime awaits.​

What you can expect​

If your first preference does not have availability, your application will be considered by your next preferences. This usually occurs shortly after university offers are released.​

Our Residential Colleges work closely with the University of Melbourne to ensure alternative accommodation options are available for applicants if necessary.​

If you change your mind​

If at any stage you wish to withdraw your application, please let us know here .