The University of New England offers the Armidale Accommodation Scholarships for International Students in Australia for the 2022/2023 academic year.

For over 60 years, the University of New England has been a leader in providing distance education to students throughout Australia and the world. After becoming fully independent in 1954, it pioneered teaching to external students by correspondence. Thus, making UNE Australia’s most experienced provider of distance and now online education.

The UNE International Student Accommodation Scholarships are, therefore, for full-time, on-campus international students commencing studies at the campus in 2021.


Worth of Award

This scholarship comes with the following benefits:

  • Accommodation fees for a single student for a maximum of two (2) academic trimesters, valued up to $11,000. (Note that the amount depends on individual colleges and the value of the scholarship awarded to individual students only). Equally, note that Accommodation Scholarships are not available to couples or students with families.
  • Fully furnished residential student style college room with single bed, desk & wardrobe.
  • Utility costs (electricity, heating, water).

It also comes with

  • Free internet and Wi-Fi access.
  • Campus Security 24-hours, 7-days per week.
  • Dedicated Residential Student Support, including academic support and tutoring.
  • Free airport or train station transfer within Armidale.
  • Residential orientation, activities, and special events.


For you to be eligible for the UNE Armidale Accommodation Scholarships, you must be

  1. a new prospective international student to UNE;
  2. eligible to study in Australia on a student visa;
  3. over the age of 18 years of age prior to commencing studies at UNE;
  4. enrolling at UNE’s Armidale campus in 2021 in a CRICOS registered, full degree program of study. Or in English for Academic Purposes and full degree package program.
  5. have a valid Confirmation of Enrolment (CoE).

How to Apply

Here are the simple steps to follow when sending in your application:

  • Apply for your UNE course via the Application Portal.
  • Obtain an Offer of Admission to UNE (Accommodation Scholarship is exclusive to the Armidale campus).
  • Complete the online UNE International Student Accommodation Scholarship application form. Once you have your Offer of Admission and have met all admission conditions (EAP and degree packages are acceptable);
  • Accept your Offer of Admission and receive your Confirmation of Enrolment (CoE).
  • UNE will advise you of the outcome of your Accommodation Scholarship.
  • Register in the UNE Accommodation Portal


Applications close June 18, 2022

Click here for more details and to apply