Student Services

Academies Australasia Polytechnic provides access to a range of information in regard to living in Australia, including indicative costs of living and accommodation options. Please refer to the links below.

Student Visa Living Costs

Accommodation options in Melbourne

School aged Dependents

School aged dependents will be obliged to attend school whilst in Australia and fees may be incurred.

Learning Facilities & Resources

Academies Australasia Polytechnic boasts a range of facilities and resources for students including computer labs, lounge areas, meeting rooms, access to city libraries, as well as a library on level 7, 628 Bourke Street campus.

Federation University Australia (FedUni) Library Services

For FedUni students studying at AAPoly, there is an additional facility to borrow books from the University’s Library at Mt. Helen. This “Partner Institution Loans Scheme” is an effective extension to the library facilities for FedUni students studying at AAPoly.

CAVAL Reciprocal Borrowing Program

Academies Australasia Polytechnic students enrolled in FedUni Higher Education programs are eligible to register for the CAVAL Reciprocal Borrowing Program . This borrowing program is a scheme whereby students of participating academic libraries are able to borrow material from other participating Victorian academic libraries. For more information, visit To register for the CAVAL Borrowing Program contact