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Housing

You are free to choose the housing option that best suits your needs and lifestyle. You may live on campus in a single room in a university hall, in a flat (apartment), or in a rented room in Hamilton. Private accommodation is easier to find and less expensive in Hamilton than in larger NZ cities.

Apartment

You may choose to live in a private flat near campus or a flat closer to the center of town, which is livelier.

Accommodations

  • Private or shared bedroom
  • Private or shared bathroom
  • Off campus
  • No meal plan

Live with

  • International students
  • US students
  • Local residents

Commute

Your commute depends on the location of your flat, but all are generally close enough to campus that you can walk or bike to class.

Dorm

There are four halls of residence: Student Village, College Hall, Orchard Park, and Bryant Hall. All halls except Orchard Park, which is self-catering, offer a communal dining room, lounges, separate TV rooms, laundry facilities, central heating, and linens and blankets.

Accommodations

  • Private or shared bedroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • On campus
  • Meal plan (varies)

Live with

  • International students
  • UC students
  • Local students

Commute

All dorms are located on campus, just minutes from classes.