New College

Undergraduate residential community founded on Christian faith and values, accepting residents of all faiths and none.

Founded in 1969, the New College Communities are actively involved in the life of the wider University community, and are enriched by the cultural diversity of staff and students. We welcome people of all faiths and philosophies.

New College is an undergraduate, fully catered, residential community on-campus at UNSW with an outstanding record of academic achievement and a comprehensive social, sporting and cultural program.

New College has a friendly and safe environment founded on Christian faith and values. Our 247 men and women are supported by dedicated pastoral care and academic tutor teams led by the Master, Dean Of Residents, and the Dean Of Studies. Study assistance is provided across all UNSW faculty areas. The college attracts top students from Australia and overseas, with a significant amount of residents achieving a distinction average or higher.


  • individual air-conditioned rooms with separate bathrooms (cleaned daily) for men and women

  • fully catered dining (three meals daily, plus fruit, bread and drinks any time)

  • extra food options through the college café, plus a student kitchen

  • live on campus, five minutes from class 

  • high-speed internet (wi-fi and ethernet) with unlimited data included
  • outstanding pastoral care and academic support programs

  • 16 common rooms, main common room and giant indoor courtyard

  • music room, grand pianos, resource room, private gym, games rooms and TV room 

  • weekly cleaning and laundering of linen

  • biannual theatrical productions (musical/play, revue)

  • teams and competitions in a wide range of sports

  • strong community service programs

  • formal dinners with experts and famous Australians

  • optional Bible study groups and College Christian Services

  • professional development opportunities with alumni

  • more than 25 student-led committees running social events and special interest groups.


Room types & fees

Room type




$510.00 p/w

(Breakfast, lunch, dinner)



$572.00 p/w

(Breakfast, lunch, dinner)



  1. Contract period is 44 weeks. Single-term contracts are currently not available due to high occupancy numbers, please contact office for more details.
  2. Weekly rates are for 2024 and are expected to change each year. Rates shown are for full-year contracts only.

Get in touch

New College 
330 Anzac Pde 
Kensington NSW 2033 |

Ph: +61 2 9381 1999