Apply Online to go into the draw to win a $250 shopping voucher.
Applicable for new domestic students only.
Online applications must be received by 1 March 2018.
The prize will be drawn 8 March 2018 and the winner will be notified by email.

  • New Domestic Student - Application for Residency

  • If an offer has not been received or accepted, applications will be held on file. Please notify us immediately when we need to process your application further.
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  • In Case of Emergency

  • If yes, please explain briefly below.
  • Do you have any preferences such as ground, middle or top floor?
  • To help us find appropriate room mates, tell us about yourself.
  • Help us understand how you heard about staying with us.

  • Our rooming layout is similar to a three-bedroom unit. Each of the three residents housed in a ‘unit’ are provided with their own lockable bedroom and share the facilities of the bathroom, toilet and common lounge area. While there is no kitchen, there is a kettle, fridge/freezer and microwave in each unit.

    Above: Example of three-bedroom standard unit with share common room and share bathroom.
  • New Domestic Student Resident Rates for 2018

  • Price includes all meals, accommodation, water, electricty, air-conditioning and WiFi.
  • PLUS   $400 "one off" administration and cleaning fee.
  • This fee covers the initial clean and vacate clean for the bedroom, as well as, the administration costs around your stay. For subsequent contracts, this "one off" fee reduces to $150 per contract.
  • There are no fees when applying for accommodation with meals at Cairns Student Lodge. Fees are only payable when contracts are accepted and signed.
  • What Happens Next

    • Step 1 - Complete your application on line (this form)
    • Step 2 – Cairns Student Lodge will email you a Residential Agreement Contract form for completion
    • Step 3 - Complete and sign the Residential Agreement Contract. Scan and email the form back to us (, including payment of the non-refundable $400 administration and cleaning fee
    • Step 4 - Payment of rent due (as per your contract period and invoice) and the optional Linen Pack ($95), must be paid in full 30 days prior to your arrival date
  • Declaration

  • I understand that by submitting this application I am applying for accommodation at Cairns Student Lodge and if admitted I agree to comply with the rules for living on the property. I acknowledge that Cairns Student Lodge has the right to reject my application. All information on this application is true and correct to the best of my knowledge.

What other's have said, from Google Review

I have stayed there for 1 week, it was a very nice experience and like to place so much. Staff are wonderful, Hamish is a super friendly and very nice guy, even he offered us a drop to city centre. Food was wonderful, kitchen staff are very friendly and attentive as well. Nikie the chef was a lovely lady along with...

Testimonial – Iden Mahmood
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