Experience the very best of student living with modern self-contained apartments and a range of amenities including, 24/7 security and support, free high speed WiFi, 24/7 gym, rooftop lounge, private cinema, spacious communal kitchen and supported study areas, games rooms, and weekly residential life programs all to help you achieve your very best in your studies and give you the best possible head start at University.

All Inclusive

Your weekly rent covers almost everything, including 24/7 security and support, water, electricity, use of all the amazing common areas, and unlimited fast internet.

Fast Internet Everywhere

Rent includes unlimited internet, and there's free Wi-Fi in all of our common areas.


Our cashless laundry facilities have plenty of washing machines and dryers to help you manage your laundry on the go. Only $4 per load.

24/7 Gym

Our modern gym facilities are fully air conditioned and equipped with everything you need to stay in shape. Secured by an electronic keycard access and available 24/7.

Cinema and Karaoke

Settle in for films on the big screen and karaoke with friends in your private cinema.

Bike storage

Bikes are a fun way to stay fit and healthy while travelling around. Atira offers bike racks and storage to keep your bike safe when you are out and about.

Study zones

Quiet study pods and communal meeting rooms offer a place to study your way on every floor.

Communal Kitchen

Fully furnished and spacious, our communal kitchen is perfect for hosting group dinners, hanging out with friends and meeting new people.

Resident Life Program

As part of our commitment to deliver well-rounded student support, Atira offers health and fitness programs, and various social events. Check the resident life calendar each month for events and activities at your property.

Games room

Take a break from studying in one of our awesome games rooms equipped with wide screen TVs, various consoles and plenty of video games.

42nd Floor Rooftop Terrace and BBQ Area

Experience breathtaking views of the city from the rooftop on the 42nd floor, or enjoy a BBQ on the outdoor terrace.

The Sky Lounge

Relax above the clouds in our level 42 Sky Lounge with majestic views of Melbourne. You need to see it to believe it.

The Gymnasium

Stretch your body as well as your mind in our fully equipped gymnasium.

The Living Room

Designed with you in mind. A truly inspiring student study space.

The Lane

A beautifully designed laneway is the ideal transition space from the hustle to home.

The Cinema

Watch your favourite movies and shows in this stunning theatre space on the 42nd floor.

The Study Zone

The perfect, quiet and inspiring space to support your study needs.

Life at La Trobe St

Atira La Trobe St is conveniently located in close proximity to universities, shopping centres, transportation and Melbourne’s well-renowned collection of cafes and restaurants.

The University of Melbourne, RMIT University, and Victoria University among others are all a short trip away from Atira enabling you to easily commute from home to class in just minutes.

With Melbourne’s comprehensive public transport options including buses, trains, shared bikes and famous tram system right on your doorstep, exploring the city’s generous selection of culinary delights, intriguing laneways and clothing shops can be accomplished safely and easily.

Atira’s Resident Life Activities help integrate you into your new lifestyle and strives to enhance your overall experience. Our friendly team of international and domestic student experience assistants are always on call to ensure you’re getting the most out of your time here and thriving in your new home away from home.

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Parents stay free your first week!*

Need help getting settled in to your new home? Stay in one of our contemporary, double bed studio apartments at any Atira location and your parent or guardian can stay with you in your apartment for your first week absolutely free of charge.

*Terms and conditions apply



Live with your partner*

Do you have a non-student partner? Atira now welcomes dual occupancy for couples at all our locations around Australia. Enjoy living together in one of our contemporary Studio Plus and Premier apartments for just an extra $50.

*Terms and conditions apply



Refer a friend for $300*

You can’t put a price on friendship, but we can! Refer a friend to Atira, and if they stay with us you’ll receive a rent credit worth up to $300 for you both to share.

Learn more

*Terms and conditions apply



Meet the La Trobe St Team

Our friendly senior operating staff and resident assistant support staff are onsite and here for you 24/7 to provide ongoing support and positively enhance your experience in your new home away from home. We’re looking forward to meeting you!

Liam Riley
General Manager

Liam joins Atira with 5 years’ experience managing on-campus student accommodation sites in Sydney. Prior to joining the industry Liam spent 5 years working in hotels in the Northern Territory. Liam is an enthusiastic and engaging leader who is driven by streamlining tasks to improve efficiencies and finding ways to achieve operational excellence. Liam is keen to build a team culture in Melbourne where all team members work together and contribute to exceeding our goals.



Nicole Yang
Community Manager

Nicole is service-focused and results-driven professional with an upbeat and positive attitude offering solid history of maintaining high levels of customer satisfaction. Nicole’s passion lies in providing high quality student support and delivering of diversity programs and engagement. Nicole is from Shenzhen, China and has lived in Melbourne since 2002. With 7 years experience in managing welfare and wellbeing to students with all backgrounds, Nicole is looking forward to embracing new challenges head on at Atira, working with the Atira team and leading the RA team on creating and growing an inclusive and vibrant Atira Living community.



Andrew Stevens
Operations Manager

Andrew is a hospitality professional with a passion for the Hospitality & Student Accommodation Industry. Being Melbourne born and bred Andrew has vast knowledge of Melbourne and the popular Victorian destinations, Andrew is always happy to share his experiences of Melbourne at any time with the Atira residents.

With over a decade of experience in the accommodation sector, Andrew thrives on the operations side of the business providing the best possible experience for students and team members, nothing gives Andrew more job satisfaction then a seeing a happy student enjoying their time at Atira Student Living. Andrew describes himself as an outgoing, fun and approachable person who is always willing to go the extra mile.

Andrew is excited to be a part of the Atira life and have a positive influence on all student experiences.


Loreena Kifayat
Evening Duty Manager

Loreena is extremely passionate about her role as the Evening Duty Manager at Atira La Trobe.

Originally from Fiji, Loreena is excited about making residents feel a apart of this multicultural Atira family.

Loreena brings with her a wealth of experience in the fields of finance and Management. She strives to turn her hopes and dreams into reality through putting her adept problem-solving skills to use. Many Atirans would describe her as a fun-loving person and can be seen socialising at almost every Atira resident event.


Jeanette Peralta
Customer Service Assistant

Jeanette is confident and reliable Customer Support Assistant with previous customer service experience. Jeanette enjoys providing exceptional customer service to all Atirians and individuals assisting to solve any problems that they may have.

As an experienced customer support assistant Jeanette takes an enthusiastic approach, combined with a friendly, genuine dedication to resident’s satisfaction.

Jeanette is delighted being a part of Atira team and is very excited to experience Atira life and make difference.


Sarah Geng
Customer Service Assistant

Sarah is a Customer Support Assistant at Atira La Trobe Street. In this role, Sarah looks after students providing exceptional customer experience. She is a qualified professional with great experience in administration, accounting and receptionist. She has vision, ambition and drive and is passionate and committed to her career.

Sarah enjoys travelling, meeting new friends and watching movies. She also loves nature walks and watching beautiful sunsets!

Sarah is excited to be a part of the Atira life and have a positive influence on all student experiences.


Bowen Liu
Senior Resident Assistant

Hi, I’m Bowen. I have a lot of experience in technology development and designing systems, with a vast amount of experience in marketing and social media. I’m from the northeast of China, and I’m honoured to be a part of Atira’s friendly and professional team. I’m looking forward to building an amazing community and providing the best RA services for the Atira family.



Calvin Yeo
Resident Assistant


Hi there! I’m a media enthusiast who loves making videos and enjoys meeting new friends from all around the world. I hope to help build a multicultural environment just like my home country of Singapore. I’m excited to be a helping all residents in my role as an RA at Atira La Trobe St, and I’m looking forward to nurturing a friendly atmosphere for all Atira residents.



Cameron Fowler
Resident Assistant

Hi everyone! I was born and raised in Country Victoria, and my aim is to provide engaging events for all residents during their stat. I’m excited about growing the Atira community as a part of the RA team and I’m enthusiastic about the year ahead.  I’m really looking forward to making the residents’ experience at Atira La Trobe St as enjoyable and easy as possible, so come up and say ‘hello.’



Himika Sikri
Resident Assistant

Hey there! I’ve lived in a culturally diverse environment my whole life, so I’m really enthused about welcoming all new residents from all walks of life. I’m passionate about community welfare, and thrilled to be a part of Atira’s RA team as we help you have a wonderful experience in your new home.



Julian Terblanche
Resident Assistant

Hello! I’m from Albury-Wodonga (and South Africa before there) and I have moved to Melbourne to pursue my passions in Music, Photography and Filmmaking. I’m always happy to have a chat or lend a hand if needed, and I am extremely excited to see the ever-growing community at Atira La Trobe St.


Anisha Bhardwaj
Resident Assistant

Hi there! I’m originally from India and believe in building a diverse community where all the Atirans feel welcomed. I love to talk about anything under the roof and make new friends, and I’m looking forward to working with the Atira management team. I’m really excited about my contribution as an RA and nurturing an engaging and multicultural-friendly community at the La Trobe St.


Shikara Mareddy
Resident Assistant


Omar Ansari
Resident Assistant


Kimberly Yeo
Resident Assistant


Nan Wang
Resident Assistant


See what our residents say

I came here with a friend, and the first thing we noticed was the beautiful new building. The second this was the staff are really welcoming, engaged and smiling, and super helpful in showing us all the facilities and helping us get our bearings. It’s amazing.

Omar Ansari – La Trobe St

I live in a studio, so I have my own room, and can do anything I want. It’s really great here. It’s safe and there’s always someone here at the front desk to help me out even late at night.

Gerhard Wang – La Trobe St

Are you an under 18 student studying at the University of Melbourne or William Angliss Institute?

If you're under 18 and studying at the University of Melbourne or William Angliss Institute, you can still experience the best of student living with Atira. We're committed to providing a safe and secure environment, first class amenities and a supportive student community to enhance your stay. Our team of Resident Assistants and experienced staff are there for you 24/7 to help guide you through your university and resident life.

Contact us to learn more.

Ready to call La Trobe St your home?