Living on campus

Whyalla is the only University of South Australia campus to offer on-campus accommodation. If your intention is to study at this modern, vibrant regional centre, then the Student Residential Village is the best place to live.

*UniSA are closely monitoring and responding to the evolving COVID-19 situation. The safety of our residents in our accommodation is of the utmost importance. We have adopted SA Health protocols and are following the latest advice from the Federal and State authorities. Further information in relation to our response is available here.

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The units

Each of the 11 ground floor units houses eight residents in individual bedrooms. Large bedrooms are fully furnished with single bed and mattress, built-in robes and drawers, study desk, chair, bookcases and reverse cycle air conditioning. You can also add a television, fridge and computer.

Residents share a bathroom with one other resident, with privacy maintained via a separate doorway into your corridor.

The lounge, kitchen/dining, and laundry areas are communal for all eight residents. These areas are fully furnished. The units are self-catering, with all crockery, cutlery and cookware provided.

Two units cater for disability access including wheelchair access to amenities.

COVID-19 Advice

UniSA are closely monitoring and responding to the evolving COVID-19 situation. The safety of residents in our accommodation is of the utmost importance. We are following SA Health protocols and the latest advice from Federal and State authorities. Further information in relation to our response is available here.

Security

The Village is patrolled regularly by our resident security officers, to help ensure a safe and secure environment for all residents. Security telephones are also provided inside all units for 24-hour access to security staff. Off-street car parking is provided, and a lockable storage shed is available for bicycles and other storage.

Each room has its own individual key, attached to a registered master-key system.

Socialising

There are two barbeques available under the large modern pergola, as well as a full-size beach volleyball court and a half-court basketball court for energetic residents.

Applications

Applications for either short or long term accommodation can be accessed on the below lnks and once completed, sent to the Campus Facilities Coordinator for processing.

Short term accommodation application form
Permanent accommodation application form
COVID-19 Important Information

Contact

Emily Chatfield
Regional Campus Facilities Coordinator
Phone: +61 8 8647 6069
Fax: +61 8 8647 6082
Email: emily.chatfield@unisa.edu.au

Postal address
University of South Australia
Whyalla Campus
111 Nicolson Avenue
Whyalla Norrie  SA  5608

International students
International Prospective Student Office
Phone: 1800 181 858
Email: international.office@unisa.edu.au

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