Your space to share
48 Walcott Street offers apartment-style living on campus just moments from your classes.
These residences are equipped with everything you need to prepare meals and do your laundry, as well as space to concentrate on study – and spectacular city views from your own private balcony.
Prices include utilities and internet, are listed in $AUD and are subject to change. Prices are per person per week based on a full year booking. A bond equal to 4 weeks rent and 2 weeks advance rent is required to secure your booking.
48 Walcott Street by UQ Res sets a superb standard in student accommodation at St Lucia with a room to share.
A tastefully appointed two bedroom apartment awaits you and a friend to share, study and cook together.
Smart and secure. Secure card entry.
Everything included. All utilities such as electricity and water are in your rent.
Browse the web — Fast! Unlimited, super fast internet is available for all via Ethernet cable.
Safe and secure. 8am to 8pm concierge weekdays and security on site for peace of mind.
Convenience. World-class UQ facilities are just minutes away.
YOUR PLACE TO LIVE, STUDY AND PLAY.
all you need to feel at home
48 Walcott Street elevates classic student accommodation with thoughtfully updated features for tomorrow’s UQ student. Everything is in place so you can concentrate on uni life.
Fire up the barbie with your friends! The all-electric BBQ facilities are located in the ground floor common area and are free for all residents to use.
48 Walcott Street features an expansive ground floor common area with views all the way to the CBD – as well as seating, BBQs, fridges, a giant chess set, games tables and a vending machine.
Your wellbeing is our focus. Our on-site, friendly team members can provide general assistance and pastoral care services.
Talk to us about one of the 67 secure, covered carparks at the property. They are available at an additional fee, based upon availability.
With your convenience in mind, all apartments feature a washing machine and dryer. It’s free and ready to be shared by yourself and your roommate.
The kitchen in your apartment features all the essentials, including a fridge/freezer, cooktop, ducted range hood, dishwasher and microwave oven.
A Community To Call Your Own
UQ Res Gives You More
Much more than a place to live while you study – 48 Walcott Street is designed to be a thriving community of like-minded learners with all the support you need.
Part Of UQ
From campus-wide study spaces to the UQ Life program, you have a whole university behind you when you’re at UQ Res.
Support For You – 24/7
Our focus on mental health, wellbeing and student welfare ensures everyone has the support they need.
Your rent includes everything such as water, gas, electricity, insurance and high-speed Wi-Fi.
Design elements inspired by local and Indigenous history are woven through the architecture and gardens.
UQ Res has a Residential Advisor to student ratio of 25:1, which is one of the highest in the market.
Public Transport Stops near 48 walcott street
The property is in a great location with close access to public transport.
There is a bus stop which goes to Indooroopilly or the Brisbane CBD 150m away, a City Cat stop within 350m.
Ride share partners available to take you where you need to go, day or night.
Two bus terminals on campus.
UQ St Lucia has its very own ferry terminal. You are only ~ 20 minutes away* from Brisbane City.
*Based on standard TRANSLink timetable, Monday to Friday.
What's around UQ Res 48 Walcott Street
We’re here to give you all the information you need to help you make the right decisions.
What is included in my room or apartment?
Your room at 48 Walcott Street includes a queen-size bed, desk, chair, wardrobe, sofa, TV and ensuite shower room.
Your apartment also includes a kitchen with a dishwasher, cooktop, fridge freezer and oven. And you will have your own washing machine and dryer, and a balcony.
Are cooking and cleaning included?
48 Walcott Street is for students wanting more independence. Residents cook, clean and do their own laundry.
What does it cost to live at 48 Walcott Street?
Rooms are $360 per week for a standard room on a 12-month contract. Six-month contracts are also available – just add $30 per week to these fees.
What does my weekly payment cover?
Your weekly payment covers all of your bills (electricity, water, gas and internet) and the laundry facilities. The router for the internet is not included however we can recommend a router for you to purchase.
What amenities are at 48 Walcott Street?
When you live at 48 Walcott Street, you’ll have access to a large communal area that includes barbecue facilities, pool table, table tennis, an outdoor chess board and vending machines.
Our office is staffed five days a week during term time, and for your convenience, there are parcel lockers.
Is there parking?
Yes, limited parking is available at 48 Walcott Street. You will need to apply for a space and, if your application is accepted, there is a weekly charge which is payable upfront. If you don’t have a car, don’t worry – the St Lucia campus has excellent public transport links by bus and ferry.