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On Campus Accommodation

Investigator Hall, located on the Newnham campus, offers a stimulating and supportive residential experience in a friendly, secure environment only a 5 minute walk from the centre of campus.


Quick facts

Location: Newnham campus

Rent: Fees and Charges

Room types: Single college room

Inclusions: Single size bed with mattress and mattress protector, study area and chair

Investigator Hall is located on the Newnham campus, allowing residents access to new and existing services, including laundry, social spaces, common rooms throughout the residences, discounted meals at Saltz Cafe Restaurant, and resident-only computer labs.

Kerslake Hall offers a safe and supported communal living experience for residents. Kerslake is located on campus within easy walking to faculties. There are communal spaces for studying and recreation throughout the building, as well as laundry facilities and kitchenette areas.


Quick facts

Location: Newnham campus

Rent: Fees and Charges

Room types: Single room

Inclusions: Single size bed with mattress and mattress protector, study area and chair

Kerslake Hall is located on the Newnham campus, allowing residents access to new and existing services, including laundry, social spaces, common rooms throughout the residences, discounted meals at Saltz Cafe Restaurant, and resident-only computer labs.

Leprena is a university-owned self-catered residence set in an environment conducive to effective study practices and responsible social development. Leprena was established in 1985 and refurbished in 2001. The word 'Leprena' is of Tasmanian Aboriginal origin and means 'home'.


Quick facts

Location: Newnham campus

Rent: Fees and Charges

Room types: Single room and single room in 5-bedroom unit

Inclusions: Single size bed with mattress and mattress protector, study area and chair

Leprena is located on the Newnham campus, allowing residents access to new and existing services, including laundry, social spaces, common rooms throughout the residences, discounted meals at Saltz Cafe Restaurant, and resident-only computer labs.

More information about inclusions and exclusions

Rent includes:

  • power, heating, water and maintenance
  • use of a range of shared facilities and equipment such as laundry, vacuum cleaners, and common areas.

Not included:

  • internet downloads
  • bedding and linen
  • cooking utensils
  • cleaning and personal items

You will need to bring:

  • your own linen, bedding and towels
  • your own cooking utensils
  • groceries
  • cleaning products and personal hygiene items, including toilet paper.

Internet access

Investigator Hall, Kerslake Hall and Leprena rooms are serviced with wired and wireless network access.

Access to UTAS sites and networks is available free of charge and without restriction. External internet access is supplied via BigAir. For more information refer to the brochure - BigAir Pricing, Setup, Payment, Information and Support (PDF 538KB)


More Information

For more information, or to make an application to live here this year or next year, please select a link below.

If you have any other questions, please see our frequently asked questions page or contact Accommodation Services.