If you're over 18 years of age, there's a range of accommodation options to choose from.

Exclusive offer - urbanest Quay Street

UTS Insearch has partnered with urbanest Quay Street, to create an after hours student residence, with three floors of high-quality and safe accommodation dedicated to UTS Insearch students.

Located across the road from the UTS Insearch Blue Building campus, urbanest Quay Street is a popular choice for students wanting to be part of a tight student student community and experience city living.

As part of the offer you'll receive an exclusive discounted rate and free welcome pack. Read more below

UTS Insearch student residence - urbanest Quay Street

Exclusive offer for UTS Insearch students

Get a discounted rate and free welcome pack when making a 12 month booking for Semester 1 2018 at urbanest Quay Street, saving up to $45 per week. You'll also receive free Sydney airport pickup, welcome pack and household items to help you settle in.

About urbanest Quay Street

urbanest is one of Australia’s largest providers of student accommodation. They have a great deal of experience designing, building and running accommodation specifically for students.

urbanest Quay Street is directly opposite the UTS Insearch Blue Building campus – making it ideal for UTS Insearch students. It's located in the thriving suburb of Haymarket, which borders on Chinatown. You'll be immersed in an energetic Sydney CBD precinct, full of bargain shopping and irresistible restaurants.

With three floors of high-quality and safe accommodation dedicated to UTS Insearch students, this is one of the best ways to share accommodation with your classmates and create a fun community away from the campus.

Features of urbanest Quay Street:

  • Wireless internet in every room
  • 20GB internet data per month
  • urbanest orientation
  • A 24/7 dedicated onsite team
  • Study/conference rooms
  • iMac zone
  • Big screen TV and games room
  • Secure bike store
  • Intelligently designed apartments that combine style and practicality
  • Safe and secure with swipe card access and CCTV
  • Gym
  • A large social area on the ground floor with comfortable seating
  • An indoor-outdoor courtyard with BBQ, tables and benches
  • A modern coin operated laundry
  • uLife, a monthly events calendar and social program designed to help you get to know Sydney and your fellow urbanest students

The exclusive UTS Insearch offer also includes:

  • Free airport pick up and drop off
  • Free Bed linen package
  • Free Basic kitchenware pack
  • $10 mobile phone sim card
  • $50 supermarket gift card

How to book:

Only a limited number of rooms are available, so please book early.


urbanest application form

This discounted package is only available to UTS Insearch students staying at urbanest Quay Street. 

Exclusive discounted rate for UTS Insearch student residences


Offer 1: Single Ensuite Room in 6 Person Apartment

Contract lengthContract start dateContract end datePrice per week, per person
Full year 2018/194 February 20186 February 2019A$411

Offer 2: Single Ensuite Room in 4 Person Apartment

Contract lengthContract start dateContract end datePrice per week, per person
Full year 2018/194 February 20186 February 2019A$431
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Nearby student accommodation options

There are several other student accommodation providers in Sydney, such as:

Iglu Sydney Central Student Accommodation1 Regent Street Chippendale
Link2 Student Living783 George Street Sydney
Unilodge on Broadway185 – 211 Broadway Ultimo
urbanest Sydney Central483 Wattle Street Sydney
Studyhouse617 Harris Street Ultimo
Furnished PropertySuite 111, The Manning Building, 451 Pitt St, Haymarket (Office only)
Sydney Student Living38 Burton Street Concord

Other accommodation options

There are also lots of other housing options in the private rental market. 

UTS also has a private listings service that will also make searching for an apartment or a room easier. https://uts.studystays.com.au/

As a UTS Insearch student, you can access the listing, but you'll need to register using your student number and other details. The listing shows rooms and properties available and tells you the distance from these to our city campuses.

Again, if you want to rent one of the rooms listed, you should call the contact person and make time for a viewing before deciding and making payment.

UTS Accommodation is able to assist UTS Insearch students in their search for suitable accommodation. You can check out their website https://www.uts.edu.au/current-students/support/accommodation/uts-housing-service or visit their office. Please note, some accommodation options may be available only to UTS students.

Visit http://www.study.sydney/english/live/accommodation/ for more information on finding a place to live in Sydney.

If you're looking for this kind of accommodation, there are also many websites advertising shared accommodation in Sydney. If you use those websites, make sure you go to inspect the property before making any payments.