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Acceptable accommodation and welfare arrangements


If not staying with a parent or nominated relative, students must choose either on-campus accommodation or Homestay. Homestay Accommodation Service is the preferred Monash Homestay accommodation provider.

Arrangement Description Accommodation options Monash approval needed
1. Parent, custodian or eligible relative

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Nominate a parent, custodian or eligible relative over the age of 21 with whom you will be staying.
  • Living with parent or nominated eligible relative over the age of 21
2. Monash-approved caregiver service

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Organise a Monash-approved caregiver service to act as your carer in Australia . You must meet all the costs of this service. Yes
3. Close family friend

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Nominate a close family friend to act as your approved caregiver (The person must be over the age of 21). Yes