If you're over 18 years of age, there's a range of accommodation options to choose from.

UTS Insearch student residence - Urbanest Quay Street

About Urbanest Quay Street

Urbanest is one of Australia’s largest providers of student accommodation. They have a great deal of experience designing, building and running accommodation specifically for students.

Urbanest Quay Street is directly opposite the UTS Insearch Blue Building campus – making it ideal for UTS Insearch students. It's located in the thriving suburb of Haymarket, which borders on Chinatown. You'll be immersed in an energetic Sydney CBD precinct, full of bargain shopping and irresistible restaurants.

With three floors of high-quality and safe accommodation dedicated to UTS Insearch students, this is one of the best ways to share accommodation with your classmates and create a fun community away from the campus.

Features of Urbanest Quay Street:

  • Wireless internet in every room
  • Unlimited internet access
  • Urbanest orientation
  • A 24/7 dedicated onsite team
  • Study/conference rooms
  • iMac zone
  • Big screen TV and games room
  • Secure bike store
  • Intelligently designed apartments that combine style and practicality
  • Safe and secure with swipe card access and CCTV
  • Modern gym
  • A large social area on the ground floor with comfortable seating
  • An indoor-outdoor courtyard with BBQ, tables and benches
  • Paypass/card operated laundries
  • uLife, a monthly events calendar and social program designed to help you get to know Sydney and your fellow Urbanest students

The exclusive UTS Insearch offer also includes:

  • Weekly clean of apartment common areas
  • Free bed linen package
  • Free basic kitchenware pack
  • $10 mobile phone sim card
  • $50 supermarket gift card

How to book:

UTS Insearch has partnered with Urbanest to offer students an exclusive range of accommodation deals at a special discounted price when you sign up for a 12-month contract.

To register your interest for Semester  2 and 3, 2019, please follow these simple steps:

  1. Please review the application form for more information on room types, rates and contract dates for 2019, and fill it out.
  2. Email the completed form to enquiries@urbanest.com.au.
  3. Urbanest will confirm the accommodation request to your education agent and the UTS Insearch accommodation team.

You can also contact the Urbanest team on 1800 260 801 or email enquiries to accommodation@insearch.edu.au at any stage.

Urbanest application form

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Nearby student accommodation options

There are several other student accommodation providers in Sydney, such as:

Iglu Sydney Central Student Accommodation1 Regent Street Chippendale
Link2 Student Living783 George Street Sydney
Unilodge on Broadway185 – 211 Broadway Ultimo
Urbanest Sydney Central483 Wattle Street Sydney
Studyhouse617 Harris Street Ultimo
Furnished PropertySuite 111, The Manning Building, 451 Pitt St, Haymarket (Office only)
Sydney Student Living38 Burton Street Concord

Other accommodation options

There are also lots of other housing options in the private rental market. 

UTS also has a private listings service that will also make searching for an apartment or a room easier. https://uts.studystays.com.au/

As a UTS Insearch student, you can access the listing, but you'll need to register using your student number and other details. The listing shows rooms and properties available and tells you the distance from these to our city campuses.

Again, if you want to rent one of the rooms listed, you should call the contact person and make time for a viewing before deciding and making payment.

UTS Accommodation is able to assist UTS Insearch students in their search for suitable accommodation. You can check out their website https://www.uts.edu.au/current-students/support/accommodation/uts-housing-service or visit their office. Please note, some accommodation options may be available only to UTS students.

Visit www.study.sydney/live/accommodation for more information on finding a place to live in Sydney. 

If you're looking for this kind of accommodation, there are also many websites advertising shared accommodation in Sydney. If you use those websites, make sure you go to inspect the property before making any payments.