Accommodation and Living Costs

There are plenty of accommodation options for international students, including on-campus, off-campus and homestay.

The Gordon International team can help you find somewhere to live and assist you to find temporary accommodation for you when you first arrive.

On-campus accommodation

The Gordon Student Residence is a friendly and welcoming place to live and a great way to make new Australian and International friends. It is located at the East Geelong Campus, which is only a 10 minute bus ride from the Geelong City Campus.
You and three other students will share an apartment with fully equipped kitchen, bathroom and laundry amenities. Communal living areas are situated centrally on each floor with couches, dining and TV facilities. You will need to supply your own towels and linen.
On-campus accommodation rent is $135 per week and includes:

  • Your own private room with bed, desk and wardrobe

  • Electricity, gas and water bills

  • Wi-Fi internet 

Download an application for on-campus accommodation here

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About The Gordon

The Gordon Institute of TAFE is one of the largest regional TAFEs in Victoria and has been helping people gain real skills for real jobs for over 125 years. We pride ourselves on delivering a great range of TAFE courses from short courses to nationally accredited training across apprenticeships, traineeships, certificates, diplomas, and advanced diplomas, which can lead you to a great career or create pathways to university.

Our training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding. | Authorised by the Victorian Government, Melbourne.

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