Traditional Diggings

Our traditional student residences offer a classic and cosy university experience.

Suitable for...

Full-time residency
Short stay
All students

Suitable for:

All students All students can apply for this room (new students, continuing, undergrad or postgrad).
Full-time residency You can live in this room full-time for one session or more.
Short stay You can book this room like a motel and stay for a shorter period of time.

Not suitable for:

Residential school This room is unavailable for Residential School bookings.
Group booking Group bookings are not available for this room.

Amenities

  • Shared kitchen
  • Wifi connection
  • Shared all gender bathroom
  • Security on call
  • Single bed
  • Laundry shared with residential community
  • Heating only
  • Parking
  • Bar fridge in room

There are 4 or 8 bedrooms per floor over 2-storey buildings. Shared bathroom, kitchen and laundry facilities.

How much will this room cost?

Calculate your room fees if you want to live on campus.

Live

Your room costs

Here’s what this room will cost to stay as a full-time resident, or per night for a residential or temporary stay.

  • 2022 prices

    Full time resident accommodation packages

    Your 36 week package includes accommodation for sessions 1 and 2, and the breaks. You'll need to pack up and vacate your room for session 3.

    Weekly cost: $185
    Total Sessions 1 & 2 (36 weeks): $6660

    Session 2 only

    Your 17 week package includes accommodation for sessions 2 and the breaks. You'll need to pack up and vacate your room for session 3.

    Weekly cost: $185
    Total Sessions 2 only (17 weeks): $3145

    Temporary stays

    If you are not a Charles Sturt student, the prices below are subject to 10% GST.

    Per night: $72
    Weekly cost (minimum 3 weeks): $260

Eat

Add a meal plan

Flexi food plans act as credits towards food and drinks at participating food outlets on the Bathurst, Orange and Wagga campuses. Flexi points are added to your Charles Sturt Student Card each week and you can use them from the first week of session.

When you accept your offer, you will be given the option to add a flexi food plan.

At this campus you can self-cater or choose from on-campus eating options. We have a variety of fresh, healthy meals to keep you going and we can also look after your special dietary needs.

Use your Charles Sturt card to spend Cheers Flexi Food points at any Cheers outlet. One flexi point equals $1.

  • 2022 prices

    Full time resident

    Full time resident
    Weekly cost: $60
    Annual costs (session 1 & 2): $2160
    Session 2 costs only (17 weeks) $1020

Pay

Lastly, add on any additional fees

There are no additional fees for residential schools or temporary accommodation bookings.

These fees are non-refundable and must be paid when accepting your offer.

  • Fees for new students

    Full time resident (Session 1 & 2)

     2022
    Orientation Tariff*: $200
    Acceptance Fee**: $200

    Session 2 only

     2022
    Orientation Tariff*:$130
    Acceptance Fee**: $200

    * compulsory for all first year students (non-refundable)
    ** this fee is non-refundable

  • Fees for returning students

    This fee applies if you are a student currently living on campus or you have lived on campus previously but are not in your first year of study.

     2022
    Acceptance Fee*: $50

    * this fee is non-refundable.

Application dates

15 August 2022
18 September 2022
19 September 2022

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