Terms and conditions for students

By clicking the acknowledgement when registering as a student on UNSW Study Stays, you are deemed to have accepted the below terms and conditions. UNSW may make changes to these Terms and Conditions from time to time.


UNSW Study Stays is a free platform for students to search off-campus accommodation and for providers to list accommodation near the University. 

UNSW does not:

  • vet, question, check or conduct any identify or personal checks on any person who lists accommodation on UNSW Study Stays;
  • check the accuracy, or the completeness of any information submitted by an accommodation provider on UNSW Study Stays;
  • inspect any of the properties or determine if the properties comply with the law; or
  • act as agent for the landlords or tenants who use UNSW Study Stays. 

UNSW does not recommend or endorse or make representations or warranties as to the suitability of any accommodation or accommodation providers listed on UNSW Study Stays.

Student responsibilities:

You must:

  • make your own assessment of the information provided and inspect the accommodation prior to paying any money or signing any documents. Any negotiations entered into are at the discretion of you and the accommodation provider;
  • make your own enquiries and satisfy yourself as to the integrity of the accommodation provider and whether the condition of accommodation is appropriate; and
  • be 18 years or older to use UNSW Study Stays. If you are under 18, please contact under18@unsw.edu.au

UNSW’s rights:

Use of UNSW Study Stays is at your own risk. To the extent permitted by law, UNSW does not have any liability whatsoever to you for any loss or damage you incur as a result of, or in connection with, your use of UNSW Study Stays.

UNSW reserves the right to suspend or terminate your account if you breach or violate these Terms and Conditions or your ongoing use of UNSW Study Stays is likely to bring the reputation of UNSW into disrepute or cause UNSW to be in breach of any applicable law.


You understand UNSW will have access to any personal information that has been collected about you as part of registering for UNSW Study Stays. Your personal information will be stored and kept in accordance with the UNSW Privacy Policy.