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SLEEP IN AND STILL BE ON TIME.

Student Accommodation near the Sydney Uni

Scape University of Sydney fosters an academic lifestyle, allowing you to forge great friendships and focus on your studies while enjoying a few extra minutes sleep before class because it’s located on campus.
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Rooms

STUDY AND LEISURE PERFECTLY BALANCED.

Scape University of Sydney features studio apartments and shared apartments with an option to suit everyone. With an outdoor courtyard, cinema and karaoke room, gym and endless study spaces, studying has never been so much fun.

You can choose from studio or shared apartments that include an ultra-comfy double bed, large study desk, super-fast Wi-Fi, a private or shared bathrooms, a kitchenette and plenty of storage space throughout.
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Scape University of Sydney features studio apartments and shared apartments with an option to suit everyone. With an outdoor courtyard, cinema and karaoke room, gym and endless study spaces, studying has never been so much fun.

You can choose from studio or shared apartments that include an ultra-comfy double bed, large study desk, super-fast Wi-Fi, a private or shared bathrooms, a kitchenette and plenty of storage space throughout.
  • Large Studio Apartment
  • Shared Apartment
  • Twin Room in Shared Apartment
  • Large Twin Apartment
Scape supports an inclusive environment for all students, if you have a specific accessibility requirement, get in touch to see how we can support your needs.
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What’s Included

We've got you covered

Live your best student lifestyle at Scape with 24/7 support, top-notch security, convenient all-inclusive billing, plus an exciting calendar bursting with social events, mentorship programs and internship opportunities.
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NPAS Accredited

Accredited properties meet SAA's standards for amenities, facilities, security, customer service, and management.
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24/7 Security

Our specialist trained staff are here for you around the clock, so you feel safer, calmer and more at home.
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All Utilities Included

Bills? Who needs bills while studying? To help take life admin out of the equation, we offer an all-inclusive package.
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Events program

From famous illusionists to llamas & lattes to road trip adventures, we’ll curate a lifestyle that will allow you to shine.
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Enjoy peace of mind with 24/7 access to support services via our ScapexSonder Safety App
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You’re not just a resident. You’re part of a thriving community. You’ll feel engaged, energised and inspired.

What's around

WHAT’S AROUND UNIVERSITY OF SYDNEY

Scape University of Sydney is next to Victoria Park, the perfect sanctuary where you can cool off in the pool. Sydney’s multi-arts urban cultural precinct Carriageworks is nearby, showcasing contemporary art and performing arts, as well as festivals, exhibitions and a Saturday farmer’s market.
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Scape University of Sydney is next to Victoria Park, the perfect sanctuary where you can cool off in the pool. Sydney’s multi-arts urban cultural precinct Carriageworks is nearby, showcasing contemporary art and performing arts, as well as festivals, exhibitions and a Saturday farmer’s market.

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Victoria Park

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Everything you need to know

Scape at University of Sydney FAQ

What’s included at Scape at University of Sydney?

All your utilities including electricity, water and heating, plus unlimited broadband internet are included with your rent. There are no additional bills to worry about. You’ll also enjoy access to our common spaces, plus, a packed calendar bursting with exclusive events, mentorship programs, and internship opportunities where you can experience other cultures and make friends at the same time.

Do I need to be a student to live at Scape at University of Sydney?

Yes, Scape’s student accommodation is purpose built for students and a confirmation of enrolment is required to secure your room.

Can I take a look around?

We would love you to! We offer both in-person and virtual tours of all Scape properties. Book a tour today!

How close is Scape at University of Sydney to local universities?

Scape at University of Sydney is nestled right on the campus of the University of Sydney (USYD), providing unparalleled convenience for its students. For those studying at other major educational institutions, the location is equally advantageous:

University of Technology Sydney (UTS) is a brief 10-minute bus ride or a 17-minute walk away.

The University of New South Wales (UNSW) is accessible via a 10-minute bus ride to the Haymarket light rail station, followed by a 15-minute light rail journey.

TAFE Ultimo is conveniently close, just a 10-minute bus ride or a 17-minute walk away.

What public transport options are available near Scape at University of Sydney?

Conveniently located, Scape at University of Sydney offers easy access to a variety of public transport options:

Redfern Station is the closest train station, just a 12-minute walk away, connecting you to the wider Sydney area. Redfern Station in Sydney connects to various train lines including the BMT Blue Mountains, CCN Central Coast & Newcastle, SCO South Coast, and lines T1 through T9, serving destinations like the Blue Mountains, Central Coast, South Coast, and key areas in Sydney.

The nearest bus stop is the University of Sydney, City Rd stop, a mere 3-minute walk, offering quick and easy access to numerous bus routes across the city. The University of Sydney, City Rd bus stop, provides access to various bus lines, including the 370 to Coogee Beach, 431 to Martin Place, and 440 from Bondi Junction to Rozelle.

What shopping options are near Scape at University of Sydney?

Scape at University of Sydney is in close proximity to several shopping hotspots, ensuring that everything you need is just a short distance away:

Broadway Shopping Centre is a 12-minute walk, housing a diverse range of stores, eateries, and entertainment options.

Central Park Mall, known for its unique blend of retail, dining, and cultural spaces, is a comfortable 15-minute walk.

The Queen Victoria Building (QVB) can be reached with a 10-minute walk to Redfern train station, followed by a quick 5-minute train ride, offering a historic and elegant shopping experience.

Westfield Sydney is accessible with a 16-minute bus ride, providing a premium shopping environment with a wide array of fashion, lifestyle, and dining choices.

How often do I pay my rent?

The easiest way to pay your rent is through our fortnightly direct debit system. We also have full upfront payment options. If you wish to pay the full rent amount in one lump sum, you can do this with a credit or debit card at Reception or by bank transfer. International transfers or credit card payments may result in a surcharge from your bank.

What is a Bond? And how do I pay it?

The bond is a security deposit registered with the appropriate state-based authority and covers any damage you may cause to the room. Don’t worry, this excludes normal wear and tear. You will receive an email 10 days before your contract start date asking you to pay a security deposit through the Resident Portal.

It is refundable at the end of your stay with us if there are no damages, your room is left clean and there is no outstanding rent. You will receive an email when your bond is ready to be returned. Release of your bond from the state-based authority will either be transferred into an Australian bank account of your choice which is the preferred method, or you can arrange for a cheque to be sent to you.

When do I sign my contract?

Would you like an express check-in? If you complete your pre-arrival process before arrival your check-in will only take 10 minutes. If you haven’t completed your pre-arrival process, your check-in could take up to 30 minutes.

What do I need to do to complete an express check in?

Your contract will be available 12 weeks prior to your contract start date via our Resident Portal. Once logged in to the portal, you will be able to review and sign your contract prior to arriving at Scape. Make sure to give yourself enough time to read the contract carefully before signing. Once completed, we’ll send you a copy of the final signed contract via email for your records.

You’ll also need to upload your Confirmation of Enrolment and Photo ID, plus complete your emergency contact and rent payment information.

Do I need to bring my own bedspread, quilt and pillow?

Yes. However, to make life easier, these items may be purchased on our website when booking your room, or via our Resident Portal, and can be ready for you on check-in. They can also be purchased from Reception, subject to availability. Get settled early and purchase your bedding pack to guarantee availability.

How do I buy linen and kitchen supplies in advance?

You can log in to our Resident Portal to buy kitchen and bedding before arriving at Scape. Alternatively, you can email the property directly.

Does Scape at University of Sydney have an airport transfer service?

Yes! To arrange a pick-up service from the airport directly to Scape at University of Sydney, please visit our partner Airport Transfer page and complete the form at least 72 hours before your scheduled arrival at the airport.

Alternatively, all major Australian airports have taxi ranks and dedicated pick-up areas for ridesharing services including Didi and Uber that will take you to any of our buildings. There are also public transport options available. Please refer to the following website to plan your trip in advance – https://www.sydneyairport.com.au/parking-and-transport/departing/international/transport-options-international

What time is check-in at Scape at University of Sydney?

Scape at University of Sydney will welcome you at any time of day or night. To assist with a smooth arrival, we ask residents who plan to arrive outside normal business hours (9.00 to 18.00) to inform us by email at least 72 hours in advance. This way we can make sure a Scape team member is available to greet you.

If you arrive outside of normal business hours, you’ll find contact information at the entrance of the building. Your calls will be answered by a friendly team member who will help you check-in.

What goes on in the communal spaces?

Scape at University of Sydney features a range of communal spaces available to all residents where you can rest and relax or socialise with friends. These include a gaming lounge, outdoor courtyard, BBQ area, social lounge, private cinema and 24/7 gym. We’ll host resident events in these spaces from time to time, but they can also be booked in advance if you’d like them all to yourself!

Can friends visit?

Of course! This is your home. If you would like to have a guest stay overnight, that is fine too, but you’ll need to be over 18. Unfortunately, overnight guests aren’t permitted in twin rooms, shared apartments or Under 18 rooms. There are also a few rules around guests in the property which staff would be happy to brief you on. You will need to register your guest at Reception, so we know who is in the building for security reasons.

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