University Hall

It's more fun on Campus

University of Canterbury's first year accommodation.

Live on campus and experience student living at it's best! Our rooms are all-inclusive with no hidden costs - that means all your bills are covered, from unlimited high speed WIFI to electricity.

You'll be minutes from class, in a safe, secure village where you'll make friends for life through our social events and residential life. There are activities to suit everyone, almost every day of the week.

Our friendly staff are here to support you as you transition to independent living at University. Want to see the rooms? Book in an in-person inspection or take a virtual tour online. 

The residents’ wellbeing and support is at the top of the priority list, and University Hall further offers residents services, security, and pastoral care 24/7, including a strong and vibrant Residential Life Program.

University Hall is managed by UniLodge Auckland Ltd, on behalf of New Zealand Education Holdings. UniLodge proudly work in partnership as a preferred hall of residence for University of Canterbury.

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Property Facilities

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WiFi / Internet

WIFI Internet available within the Hall

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Catered Kitchen

Fully Catered Kitchen

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Games / Recreation Spaces

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Bike Storage

Storage for bikes is available and located between Ngata and Driveway Behind Alpers – backing onto the Ilam Fields.

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Car Parking

Limited on site car parking is available and permits are able to be purchased for $232

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The laundry is located behind the Hub in the main block. 

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Lounge areas

Sky Lounge - has pool tables to play as well as video games and sky TV

Popper Lounge - has quiet study spaces, projector and white boards

The Hub has wireless internet access, study spaces, and piano

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Dining Room

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Experience Oz: Book tours, attractions and activities

The ultimate hub for booking theme park tickets, activities, tours, and all the awesome things to do in Australia and New Zealand.


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International Student Identity Card New Zealand

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Jayride Airport Transfers

Let Jayride take the stress out of getting you to your new home. 

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FREE delivery on Your Shop orders in NZ!

New Zealand UniLodge residents, this offer is for you! Purchase your home essentials from the UniLodge Your Shop and we'll make sure you have everything you need for your stay with us. Check out our range, with FREE Delivery. Shop Now.

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The Education (Pastoral Care of Tertiary and International Learners) Code of Practice 2021 will ensure that domestic tertiary students can succeed academically in a safe, healthy and supportive learning environment in line with the International Student Code. UC is committed to supporting halls of residence to ensure they are following the Code.