Charles Sturt University in Bathurst offers affordable on-campus and off-campus accommodation which fosters inclusive, self-regulating student communities that support the holistic development of all students.
Each residence has fully furnished single study bedrooms with private telephone and data access, a common room with TV, heating and shared bathroom facilities. Some accommodation packages include a compulsory Meal Plan and are situated near a central dining facility. Others have shared kitchen facilities with food cupboards, toaster, kettle, refrigerator and microwave.
See the What to expect page for information on what you need to bring with you to live on campus.
Residents have the choice of 2 different packages:
2015 Accommodation Packages commence on Friday 27 February 2015 and terminate on Saturday 7 November 2015.
For New Residents attending Orientation Week, Accommodation Packages commence on Saturday 21 February 2015. Check In details will be provided to you upon acceptance of your offer.
The local bus company, Bathurst Buslines, has an extensive service in Bathurst. For more information regarding their services please visit their website Bathurst Buslines.
The Residences provide a safety bus that transports students between Hargraves, Mitchell, Truskett and Gordon houses (off campus residences) and town each evening Monday to Thursday.
Some accommodation options have a compulsory minimum Meal Plan attached to their package and are located near a central dining facility. This type of accommodation has kitchenette facilities suitable for making light snacks. All students have the option to upgrade Meal Plans when you accept your accommodation offer. See the Meal Plans page for more information.
There are a small number of facilities designed for students with disabilities. Contact a Future Student Advisor for more details.
See Fees, Schedule & Payment Options for fee structures relating to accommodation types on offer at Bathurst campus.
Accommodation must be paid 2 weeks in advance via Direct Debit. Note Direct Debit continues fortnightly over the break periods for Package 1 students however the total paid throughout the year is the equivalent to 29 weeks accommodation/meals. Instructions on the setup of this will be given in your offer. Alternatively, accommodation can be paid up front prior to move in.
Coming to live at CSU? You may be eligible for an Accommodation Scholarship, Applications close on 25 January 2013.
Applications for on campus accommodation close in early February.
O Week is a fun and informative week full of activities to help you become familiar with the University environment and settle into being a uni student.
CSU Bathurst has excellent facilities including computerised lecture theatres, new biochemistry laboratory and state-of-the-art technical exercise and nursing laboratories.
Take a virtual tour of accommodation options on CSU's Bathurst campus