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Student accommodation for QUT

With 6 buildings across Brisbane, Scape offers purpose-built student accommodation near The Queensland University of Technology.

QUT X Scape

Discover Brisbane's innovation hub at Queensland University of Technology (QUT) with Scape as your anchor. With multiple Scape buildings strategically located across Brisbane, including Toowong, Merivale, St Lucia, Tribune, South Bank, and Regent, enjoy modern living near QUT and the city's vibrant life. From lectures at Gardens Point to Kelvin Grove's campus, Scape offers a community-oriented lifestyle fostering academic success, personal growth, and well-being amidst Brisbane's cultural energy.
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Discover Brisbane's innovation hub at Queensland University of Technology (QUT) with Scape as your anchor. With multiple Scape buildings strategically located across Brisbane, including Toowong, Merivale, St Lucia, Tribune, South Bank, and Regent, enjoy modern living near QUT and the city's vibrant life. From lectures at Gardens Point to Kelvin Grove's campus, Scape offers a community-oriented lifestyle fostering academic success, personal growth, and well-being amidst Brisbane's cultural energy.

Top 5 Scape properties for QUT students

Gardens Point
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Scape South Bank

149 Merivale Street, South Brisbane QLD 4101

  • 19 mins
    Bus
  • 4 mins
    Bicycle
  • 20 mins
    Walk
  • Outdoor terrace
  • Slide down to the gaming area, 24/7 gym and cinema
  • Short stroll Streets Beach pool
  • Close to buzzing restaurants

Rooms from

A$339/wk/person

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Scape Merivale

118 Merivale Street, South Brisbane QLD 4101

  • 19 mins
    Bus
  • 7 mins
    Bicycle
  • 24 mins
    Walk
  • Rooftop with BBQ and city views
  • Awesome outdoor swimming pool
  • Gaming lounge, table tennis, pool table & gym
  • Prime location next to buzzing restaurants & recreation

Rooms from

A$299/wk/person

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Scape Tribune

60 Tribune St, South Brisbane QLD 4101

  • 16 mins
    Bus
  • 6 mins
    Bicycle
  • 23 mins
    Walk
  • Affordable room types
  • Prime location right next to buzzing restaurants & recreation

Rooms from

A$259/wk/person

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Scape Regent

15 Regent St, Woolloongabba, Brisbane QLD 4102

  • 24 mins
    Bus
  • 14 mins
    Bicycle
  • 52 mins
    Walk
  • Tight-knit community ideal for making friends
  • Competitive price points
  • Residential neighbourhood
  • Close to public transport

Rooms from

A$249/wk/person

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Scape Toowong

611 Coronation Dr, Toowong QLD 4066

  • 30 mins
    Bus
  • 19 mins
    Bicycle
  • 1 hour 4 mins
    Walk
  • 24/7 Concierge
  • Rooftop with City views

Rooms from

A$349/wk/person

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Scape South Bank

149 Merivale Street, South Brisbane QLD 4101

  • 19 mins
    Bus
  • 4 mins
    Bicycle
  • 20 mins
    Walk
  • Outdoor terrace
  • Slide down to the gaming area, 24/7 gym and cinema
  • Short stroll Streets Beach pool
  • Close to buzzing restaurants

Rooms from

A$339/wk/person

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Scape Merivale

118 Merivale Street, South Brisbane QLD 4101

  • 19 mins
    Bus
  • 7 mins
    Bicycle
  • 24 mins
    Walk
  • Rooftop with BBQ and city views
  • Awesome outdoor swimming pool
  • Gaming lounge, table tennis, pool table & gym
  • Prime location next to buzzing restaurants & recreation

Rooms from

A$299/wk/person

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Scape Tribune

60 Tribune St, South Brisbane QLD 4101

  • 16 mins
    Bus
  • 6 mins
    Bicycle
  • 23 mins
    Walk
  • Affordable room types
  • Prime location right next to buzzing restaurants & recreation

Rooms from

A$259/wk/person

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Scape Regent

15 Regent St, Woolloongabba, Brisbane QLD 4102

  • 24 mins
    Bus
  • 14 mins
    Bicycle
  • 52 mins
    Walk
  • Tight-knit community ideal for making friends
  • Competitive price points
  • Residential neighbourhood
  • Close to public transport

Rooms from

A$249/wk/person

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Scape Toowong

611 Coronation Dr, Toowong QLD 4066

  • 30 mins
    Bus
  • 19 mins
    Bicycle
  • 1 hour 4 mins
    Walk
  • 24/7 Concierge
  • Rooftop with City views

Rooms from

A$349/wk/person

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Scape St Lucia

33 Glen Rd, Toowong QLD 4066

  • 35 mins
    Bus
  • 20 mins
    Bicycle
  • 1 hour 10 mins
    Walk
  • Tight-knit community ideal for making friends
  • Competitive price points
  • Residential neighbourhood
  • Close to public transport
  • Rooftop pool

Rooms from

A$269/wk/person

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Scape Toowong

611 Coronation Dr, Toowong QLD 4066

  • 35 mins
    Bus
  • 20 mins
    Bicycle
  • 1 hour 5 mins
    Walk
  • 24/7 Concierge
  • Rooftop with City views

Rooms from

A$349/wk/person

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Scape Merivale

118 Merivale Street, South Brisbane QLD 4101

  • 26 mins
    Bus
  • 13 mins
    Bicycle
  • 50 mins
    Walk
  • Rooftop with BBQ and city views
  • Awesome outdoor swimming pool
  • Gaming lounge, table tennis, pool table & gym
  • Prime location next to buzzing restaurants & recreation

Rooms from

A$299/wk/person

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Scape South Bank

149 Merivale Street, South Brisbane QLD 4101

  • 27 mins
    Bus
  • 15 mins
    Bicycle
  • 49 mins
    Walk
  • Outdoor terrace
  • Slide down to the gaming area, 24/7 gym and cinema
  • Short stroll Streets Beach pool
  • Close to buzzing restaurants

Rooms from

A$339/wk/person

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Scape Tribune

60 Tribune St, South Brisbane QLD 4101

  • 24 mins
    Bus
  • 13 mins
    Bicycle
  • 52 mins
    Walk
  • Affordable room types
  • Prime location right next to buzzing restaurants & recreation

Rooms from

A$259/wk/person

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Under 18 Rooms

We are committed to creating a safe environment for our Next Generation (Under 18) students and enhancing their well-being. Our goal is to provide market leading pastoral care that is aligned with QUT and the wider community.

The Under 18 approved properties for QUT are Scape South Bank, and Scape St Lucia.

The booking process for Under 18 students with Scape is easy, simply choose an Under 18 approved property, follow the application process to begin your booking journey and we will be in contact to discuss the best room options for you.

You can find more information on the Next Generation Under 18 Program here.
Girl sitting at desk in her room at Scape
We are committed to creating a safe environment for our Next Generation (Under 18) students and enhancing their well-being. Our goal is to provide market leading pastoral care that is aligned with QUT and the wider community.

The Under 18 approved properties for QUT are Scape South Bank, and Scape St Lucia.

The booking process for Under 18 students with Scape is easy, simply choose an Under 18 approved property, follow the application process to begin your booking journey and we will be in contact to discuss the best room options for you.

You can find more information on the Next Generation Under 18 Program here.
What our residents are saying
“Life at Scape is like living in a big family that brings me so much happiness. The best moment I've had was meditating with baby goats. I love meditating but I never imagined that one day I could do this with such cute goats. It was awesome! Life at Scape is full of surprises!”
Yijie Shi, Scape South Bank
“I definitely did not regret booking Scape as my accommodation throughout my stay in Australia. Amazing service, amazing staff, and lovely Scape mates. It has become my second home and I am thankful for that as my life in Aus was so much more enjoyable!”
Nicolette, Scape South Bank
“I stayed at Scape Toowong during my semester abroad and I could not have found a more perfect place. Scape provides students with lots of services and a big plus is the gym and free shuttle bus.”
Sebastian, Scape Toowong

Frequently asked questions

Do I need to be a student to live at Scape?

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

How do I travel from Scape to Queensland University of Technology?

Queensland University of Technology (QUT) is located at 2 George St, Brisbane City QLD 4000, offering easy access from various Scape accommodations throughout Brisbane. Depending on which Scape building you’re staying in, you can choose between walking, taking the ferry, or catching a bus to reach your destination. Here are the best routes from each Scape location:

Scape Merivale to QUT:

  • Ferry: Walk for 10 minutes to South Bank ferry terminal, then take the ferry on the Northshore Hamilton line (NHAM) for 4 minutes to the QUT ferry terminal. From there, it’s a brief 3-minute walk to QUT.
  • Walk: Directly walk to QUT in about 16 minutes.

Scape Tribune to QUT:

  • Walk: A straightforward 14-minute walk will take you directly to QUT.

Scape South Bank to QUT:

  • Walk: Similarly, from Scape South Bank, it’s a 14-minute walk to reach QUT.

Scape Regent to QUT:

  • Bus: Start with a 10-minute walk to the PA Hospital station, catch a bus on line 105 towards City, Eagle St at Riverside for 2 minutes. After getting off at Mater Hill, it’s a 13-minute walk to QUT.

Scape St Lucia to QUT:

  • Ferry: Walk to Regatta for 10 minutes, take the ferry on the Northshore Hamilton line (NHAM) for 18 minutes to the QUT ferry terminal, followed by a short 3-minute walk.
  • Bus: Walk to High St at Toowong, stop 14 (temp relocation) for 8 minutes, take the bus on line 444 towards Queensland Theatre for 13 minutes. Get off at Queen Street bus station and walk for 19 minutes to QUT.

Scape Toowong to QUT:

  • Ferry: A 4-minute walk to Regatta, then an 18-minute ferry ride on the NHAM line to QUT ferry terminal, and a final 3-minute walk.
  • Bus: Walk to Coronation Dr at Wesley Hospital, stop 9 for 8 minutes, take the bus on line 444 for 10 minutes to Queen Street bus station, and from there, a 19-minute walk to QUT.

These options provide a mix of convenience and scenic routes, ensuring that students can select the best method of travel based on their preferences and needs. Whether you prefer to enjoy Brisbane’s beautiful river views by ferry or enjoy a leisurely walk through the city, reaching QUT from any Scape accommodation is hassle-free and straightforward.

What’s included in my rent?

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 have my enrolment confirmed to book my room?

No, you can still book your accommodation while waiting for confirmation or acceptance/enrolment at Queensland University of Technology, or if you are still waiting for the issue of an Australian student visa by the Australian Government. Please see our Booking Terms & Conditions for more information on the steps to follow if you are not accepted and need to cancel your booking.

About Queensland University of Technology

Situated in the heart of Brisbane, Australia’s dynamic subtropical metropolis, Queensland University of Technology (QUT) stands as a modern beacon of innovation, creativity, and practical learning. Established with the mission to provide real-world education and research that makes a difference, QUT has emerged as a leading institution in Australia and beyond, celebrated for its forward-thinking approach, state-of-the-art facilities, and a deeply ingrained connection to the industry.

 

Bridging Innovation and Industry

From its inception, QUT has carved out a distinct identity, focused on blending academic rigor with practical expertise. This pragmatic approach is evident across its broad spectrum of courses, ranging from business, creative industries, education, health, law, to science and engineering. QUT’s commitment to practical learning is designed to equip students with the skills and knowledge needed to excel in the global job market, emphasizing hands-on experience, real-world projects, and collaboration with industry leaders.

 

A Hub of Cutting-Edge Research

QUT is at the forefront of research innovation, with initiatives that push the boundaries of technology, sustainability, health, and the digital media landscape. The university’s research is driven by the desire to address contemporary global challenges, leading to breakthroughs in areas such as robotics, data analytics, renewable energy, and biomedical sciences. QUT’s researchers collaborate across disciplines and with partners around the globe to translate research outcomes into tangible benefits for society and the environment.

 

Vibrant Campus Life in Brisbane’s Urban Heart

The university’s campuses, located in Brisbane’s CBD and the nearby Kelvin Grove, are more than just places of learning; they are vibrant community hubs where creativity, diversity, and ambition thrive. QUT’s urban footprint provides students with unparalleled access to arts, culture, and entertainment, integrating campus life with the city’s bustling social scene. Students can engage in a wide range of clubs, societies, and events, fostering a sense of belonging and community engagement.

 

Empowering Future Generations

QUT is committed to fostering a learning environment that empowers students to pursue their passions and achieve their full potential. With a focus on student success, the university offers comprehensive support services, including career guidance, mental health and wellbeing resources, and academic assistance. This student-centric approach ensures that graduates are not only academically accomplished but also resilient, adaptable, and ready to lead in their chosen fields.

 

Sustainability and Innovation at the Core

Reflecting its dedication to a sustainable future, QUT incorporates eco-friendly practices and sustainability principles across all aspects of campus life and operations. From green buildings and waste reduction initiatives to sustainability in curriculum design, QUT is dedicated to reducing its environmental footprint while preparing students to be champions of sustainability in their professional and personal lives.

 

Looking Forward with Ambition

As QUT looks to the future, it remains committed to excellence in education, research, and community engagement. The university continues to evolve, embracing technological advancements and innovative teaching methodologies to provide students with a world-class education. QUT invites you to join its vibrant community, where you can contribute to shaping a brighter, more sustainable future.

Embark on your journey with Queensland University of Technology — a place where your ambitions meet the world’s needs, driving change through innovation, creativity, and action.

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