Colombo House is a hybrid accommodation option giving you the independence and freedom to cook your own meals and clean your own room but still be part of a strong collegiate community with lots of events and activities throughout the year.


From regular free BBQs, movie nights, social sporting opportunities, food fairs, cultural performances, cooking classes, as well as regular outings exploring everything Sydney has to offer, Colombo House has built a strong sense of community amongst its residents.

With over 30 nationalities represented from all corners of the globe, Colombo House is a thriving multicultural community where you’ll quickly become part of the family.

  • Self catered, the freedom to cook your own food

  • Indipendance and privacy to clean your own room

  • Academic support, cultural activities & events

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Jen Nguyen

BA Economics & keen footballer

Student Support

You’ll be supported by an on-site team comprising of the Dean, Deputy Dean and a team of Senior Student Volunteers (RA’s). Every floor has an RA, and it’s their job to provide pastoral support and ensure each and every resident is looked after.

Academically, you’ll be supported by a college-wide tutorial program. Primarily aimed at first year undergraduate students, topics include english language conversation classes and study skills seminars to help you make the transition from school to university.

Features

  • 242 rooms
  • Average room size 10 to 12 square metres
  • Wi-fi, electricity, gas and water included
  • Self-catered accommodation with large kitchens and cooking facilities
  • Cleaning of common areas
  • 24-hour campus security
  • Social and group study rooms on each floor
  • Large common room adjactent to a private outdoor courtyard
  • Rooftop terrace with outdoor BBQ facilities
  • Fully furnished
  • Laundry facilities

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Room Types & Fees

Room type
Meals[?]
Bathroom
Cleaning
Contract period1
Weekly rate2
Single
No
Ensuite
Yes
52 weeks
$380.50
5 Bedroom Apartment
CateredBLD
Shared
Common areas
40 weeks
$380.50
Studio - Small with Balcony
CateredBD
Ensuite
Common areas
52 weeks
$380.50
  1. 3 Feb 2016 - 1 Feb 2017
  2. Limited one semester licence agreements are available. The weekly rate is .50 and the check-out date is Monday 4 July 2016. Evidence of end of course completion date is required.

People

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Person McNamerson

Community Assistant, University Terraces

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