Mannix is a popular option for students who want a transformative accommodation experience, and the number of applications we receive exceeds the available places. You are encouraged to apply for a College place as early as possible to give yourself the best chance of being offered a place.
- 2024 Residency & Scholarship Applications Open – Monday, 7 August
- 2024 Scholarship Applications Close – Thursday, 30 November
You don’t have to wait until you have received an offer from Monash University to apply to Mannix; actually, the earlier you get your application in the better. This will give you plenty of time to organise your supporting documents and attend an interview.
If you have any questions, please contact our Admissions Manager, Tamra Keating on email@example.com.
Offers to successful applicants will be sent in the following three rounds:
- Early Offer – August
- Main Round – October
- Late Round – January*
*if places are still available
Mannix offers different accommodation options and durations depending on your student type so please take a moment to check out the table below to see what you are eligible to enjoy with us. Details of how to apply for each accommodation option are provided on this page.
|Student Type||Length of Stay||Accommodation Options|
|Domestic Undergraduate||2 semesters||Residential Floors|
|Domestic Postgraduate||2 semesters||Gryphon House|
|International Undergraduate||1 semester or less||Gryphon House|
|International Undergraduate||2 semesters||Residential Floors|
|International Postgraduate||1 semester or less||Gryphon House|
|International Postgraduate||2 semesters||Gryphon House|
|Study Abroad / Exchange||1 semester or less||Gryphon House|
|Study Abroad / Exchange||2 semesters||Residential Floors|
The application process consists of four simple steps – prepare, apply, interview and outcome. Explore the application guide for more information.
Step 1: Prepare
For your application to be accepted, you will be required to provide the following supporting documentation:
- A profile photo (headshot for identification) in either JPEG or PNG.
- Your most recent school report [PDF]. If you are currently in Year 12, this can be your Year 11 report (if you are applying as a school student)
- Transcripts from any university study you have undertaken, if any [PDF] (if you are applying as a university student)
- A character reference [download template] [PDF]. Examples of acceptable referees are a School Principal, School Deputy / Vice Principal, School Careers Advisor, School Counsellor or School Teacher.
We suggest you arrange your reference and compile the required documents in advance to complete the application process quickly.
Step 2: Apply
Apply online, pay the non-refundable application fee of $50 and schedule your interview.
Step 3: Interview
This is your opportunity to get a feel for the College and to ask as many questions. Interviews can be held in person at the College or via Zoom.
Step 4: Outcome
You may receive a conditional offer or be placed on the waiting list. Offers may be deferred.
Explore the application guide for more information.
To apply for a scholarship, you must do so separately via the Scholarship Application Form.
Securing Your Place
If you are made an offer of residency, an Accommodation Bond of $1000 is paid in two instalments to secure your place:
- Conditional Offer deposit of $500. It is not refundable if you do not commence residency for any reason.
- Unconditional Offer deposit of $500. It is not refundable if you do not commence residency for any reason.
For students who commence residency, these two deposits amount to your full Accommodation Bond, which is refundable at the end of the residency period if all requirements of the Residency Agreement and Conditions of Residency have been met.
Mannix welcomes applications from students who intend to or are currently enrolled in a full-time, on-campus degree at Bachelor level or higher at Monash University. You can apply before you have received a study offer from the University but you will need to provide evidence of your enrolment at Monash University prior to moving in and signing a residency agreement.
Mannix has a merit-based selection process with applications assessed against the following criteria:
- Academic merit, and commitment and capability to succeed at university
- Personal character
- Leadership potential
- Community service
- Involvement in cultural, sporting, artistic and other co-curricular activities
“As soon as I stepped foot into Mannix College I felt at home.
I chose to become a resident at Mannix College as I wanted to experience college life where I can dine, study and get to know other students from all parts of the world! I love getting involved with the various opportunities of college life such as functions, sport, the College Play, volunteering and much more.
I love how friendly all the residents are that you can pop into anyone’s room for a chat!
Mannix has also enhanced my studies through its Tutorial Program, where I have the opportunity to gain further support with my studies.
In addition, the convenience of Mannix being located across the road from Monash University means there is no excuse to miss my lectures!”
– Sophie | Bachelor of Arts
Apply for a Scholarship
The College seeks to offer the Mannix experience to the most deserving students, regardless of their financial means, and to welcome students of diverse backgrounds from across Australia and around the world.
Complete the form below to apply for financial assistance towards residential college fees.