Student Accommodation

Urban Einstein – Accommodation For The Serious Student

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Introducing stylish, modern and hi-tech student accommodation, designed for both remote and on-campus learning. We offer everything from fully-furnished rooms, fast Wi-Fi and study areas to game rooms, chill zones and transport links to all over Gauteng. Become a serious student today and join the Urban Einstein lifestyle!

Developed by the Urban Ocean, URBAN EINSTEIN student accommodation occupies three adjacent buildings centrally located between Rissik and Commissioner Street – offering both male and female-only accommodation.

Ladies-Only Student Accommodation at the Investment Building

From: R3 150 P/M*

Room Types: 1, 2 & 4 Sleepers

Urban Einstein is proud to introduce our Ladies Residence in Johannesburg, available exclusively to female students.
Our Ladies Residence is located in the Investment Building at 97 Commissioner Street.

Each student will receive a security access card that will be used to sign in and out of the building. In addition, the Ladies Residence has 24-hour security and will only allow for Urban Einstein registered students to enter the building.


Einstein Building 3

Investment Building

Location: 97 Commissioner St, Johannesburg, 2000

Einstein Building Three is a female-only residence, approximately 90 m from the entrance of 41A Rissik Street. EINSTEIN 3 has 1, 2 and 4 sleeper female only room types available.

Male and Female Accommodation at St. Andrews and 41A Rissik Buildings

From: R2 650 P/M*

Room Types: 2, 3, 4, 5 & 6 Sleepers

The superb St. Andrews Building, situated on the corner of Rissik and Commissioner Street in the Johannesburg CBD, has been renovated into state-of-the-art, chic accommodation for students.

Rooms are affordable and available in two, three, four, five and six sleeper configurations, each equipped with all necessary student facilities – including a big screen Samsung TV in every room. The building has TWO BRT bus stations right outside, and is also in close proximity to the Park Station and Gautrain station.

St. Andrews boasts fully equipped communal kitchens and laundry facilities for students, fridges in every room, fingerprint access-controlled security, metered electricity and easy access to the city’s many restaurants, bars. Woollies Food is also a short stroll away.

Einstein Building 2

Location: 39 Rissik street, Johannesburg, 2000

Einstein Building Two is located directly opposite 41A Rissik Street and is within easy access of both BRT stations. It is a co-ed residence accommodating all six room types.

Einstein Building 1

Location: 41A Rissik Street, Johannesburg, 2000

Einstein Building one is on the corner of Commissioner and Rissik Street above the Le Coq Clothing store. EINSTEIN 1 is a co-ed residence accommodating all six room types.

All Urban Einstein Buildings

Each room comes standard with complete bed and mattress set-ups, desks and chairs, built-in wardrobes, ample lock-up storage, free 24-hour uncapped Wi-Fi and an LED Smart TV unit.

An amazing communal rooftop area with games room, ample seating and barbeque area completes the ideal student lifestyle!

  • Water and lights included
  • 1000Mb/s Wi-Fi included
  • No deposit required
  • Only an application fee of R1 750 to secure
  • Fully furnished
  • Smart Screen TV’s in all rooms
  • Roof gardens and chill areas
  • Clean and well maintained
  • Study areas included
  • Remote-learning friendly
  • Ladies only residence at Investment Building
  • Strict 24-hour security and access control
  • Study friendly house rules

Payable Before Moving In

If paying by Debit Order

  • R1 750 registration fee
  • First month’s rent.


No Debit Order

  • R1 750 registration fee
  • First month’s rent
  • No Deposit
  • Plus deposit of one month’s rent.

Registration fee and first month’s rent non-refundable.

2023 Rates:

Total Payable on the 1st of every month (includes room rental, water and electricity)
6 Sleeper R2650 p/m
5 Sleeper R2850 p/m
4 Sleeper R3150 p/m
3 Sleeper R3750 p/m
2 Sleeper R3995 p/m
1 Sleeper R5995 p/m

Student Accommodation Form

    Section 1: Applicant Details



    Section 2: Next of kin details

    Section 3: Please tick the month you want to move in

    February 2023March 2023April 2023

    Section 4: Room selection

    Six Sleeper: From R2650 p/mFive Sleeper: From R2 850 p/mFour Sleeper: From R 3150 p/mThree Sleeper: From R 3750 p/mTwo Sleeper: From R3995 p/mOne Sleeper: From R 5995 p/m

    Kindly Note: Above Price Excludes Fixed Water & Electricity Charges of R450.00 p/m.

    Section 5: Supporting Documents

    In addition to the information requested above, please attach clear copies of the following documents listed below in order to facilitate the processing of your application.

    (Only PDF's can be uploaded)

    Banking Details

    Account Name: Speedorikos Gonzalos Holding Trust
    Branch: ABSA – 632 – 005
    Account Number: 1372190015
    Reference: Please use your account number

    Disclaimer: Please note: Urban Ocean is fully compliant under the new POPI ACT regulations as of 1 July 2021.