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Live on campus at the University of Canterbury

We think Uni Hall is a pretty nice place to lay your head while you study

Our fully catered, kitted out first year rooms have everything you need. We also make uni life fun and have heaps of exciting activities to keep you busy and clever – from tutorials to fun time parties, from gymming to meeting friendly neighbors, life is good at Uni Hall!

rooms and pricing

your room is waiting for you

The Ritz University Hall

Prices for 2017

41 weeks
Weekly Rate $362
Check In: 11 Feb 2017
Check Out: 25 Nov 2017

Rooms Available

These apartments include:

  • Single Bed
  • Desk
  • Chair
  • Wardrobe
  • Bookcase
  • Heating
  • Hand Basin

One-off fees

A one-off Administration Fee is payable when accepting your offer at the Village, as well as a Residents’ Association Fee and a Contingency Fee (refundable upon departure).

Administration Fee New Resident (non-refundable) – payable once $300

Resident’s Association Fee (non-refundable) – payable once $300

Contingency Fee (refundable on departure*) – payable once $300

*subject to you having paid all other amounts under your residential agreement.

The Retro University Hall

Prices for 2017

41 weeks
Weekly Rate $322
Check In: 11 Feb 2017
Check Out: 25 Nov 2017

Rooms Available

These apartments include:

  • Single Bed
  • Desk
  • Desk Chair
  • Wardrobe
  • Bookcase
  • Heating

One-off fees

A one-off Administration Fee is payable when accepting your offer at the Village, as well as a Residents’ Association Fee and a Contingency Fee (refundable upon departure).

Administration Fee (non-refundable) – payable once $300

Resident’s Association Fee (non-refundable) – payable once $300

Contingency Fee (refundable on departure*) – payable once $300

*subject to you having paid all other amounts under your residential agreement.

The Ritz University Hall
The Retro University Hall

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choose a room to get started

Prices for 2017

41 weeks
Weekly Rate $362
Check In: 11 Feb 2017
Check Out: 25 Nov 2017

Rooms Available

These apartments include:

  • Single Bed
  • Desk
  • Chair
  • Wardrobe
  • Bookcase
  • Heating
  • Hand Basin

One-off fees

A one-off Administration Fee is payable when accepting your offer at the Village, as well as a Residents’ Association Fee and a Contingency Fee (refundable upon departure).

Administration Fee New Resident (non-refundable) – payable once $300

Resident’s Association Fee (non-refundable) – payable once $300

Contingency Fee (refundable on departure*) – payable once $300

*subject to you having paid all other amounts under your residential agreement.

Prices for 2017

41 weeks
Weekly Rate $322
Check In: 11 Feb 2017
Check Out: 25 Nov 2017

Rooms Available

These apartments include:

  • Single Bed
  • Desk
  • Desk Chair
  • Wardrobe
  • Bookcase
  • Heating

One-off fees

A one-off Administration Fee is payable when accepting your offer at the Village, as well as a Residents’ Association Fee and a Contingency Fee (refundable upon departure).

Administration Fee (non-refundable) – payable once $300

Resident’s Association Fee (non-refundable) – payable once $300

Contingency Fee (refundable on departure*) – payable once $300

*subject to you having paid all other amounts under your residential agreement.

features and amenities

Fully Catered

Computer Suite

Large Common Room

Study Space

Communal Lounge Areas

Recreation

Laundry Facilities

Permit Parking

Single Bed

uni hall leadership scholarships

Two $5,000 accommodation scholarships are available to entering 1st year students residing at University Hall who will use their skills and experience to positively impact the community at the hall, as a resident and in their capacity as a University Hall Student Association representative.

download an application form

go canterbury scholarships

UCA are proud to work in partnership with the University of Canterbury to offer the exciting, ‘Go Canterbury’ scholarship exclusively to Year 13 students from Auckland. Enjoy a range of personal development opportunities and adventures and come and live with us at Uni Hall.

more information

stay over summer, book your room today

Campus Living Villages offers students a unique concept in affordable summer accommodation. Our 9 convenient locations across New Zealand are located on-campus within close proximity to the city. If you’re looking for an affordable rate, we have smart options that won’t break the bank.

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live, learn & grow

Your experience at University Hall is our core focus. That's why we've dedicated ourselves to creating an exciting and supportive community with a unique residential life programme designed to help you live, learn and grow. Check out our Student Experience page to see what's going on!

my student experience

village life

Right from the time you check in, there will be great opportunities to meet new people and experience all that University Hall has to offer. University Hall offers a supportive and fun environment that is ideal if you are in the first year of your studies. With up to 550 residents at any one time, you are bound to meet other people who are studying the same courses as you, or have similar interests, whether they are sporting, cultural or musical.

what's happening

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see what students are saying

“It’s so convenient living here, it takes me 6 minutes to get to class, and that’s if I walk slow!”

Antoinette

UCA Student Village

“Living here is really convenient. The rooms are really big and warm. It is so much better than I expected!”

Choon

UCA Student Village

“I love that they provide food at Uni Hall. Sometimes I just don't have time to cook, so it's great.”

Josephine

UCA Student Village

“I love being able to meet people from different parts of the world. There is so much culture in one spot.”

Lesley-Anne

UCA Student Village

“My favourite part of living here is the convenience. I couldn't be closer to my classes.”

Mikaela

UCA Student Village

“Going to the Hub and meeting new people is the best part of living here. You can't avoid making friends!”

Patrick

UCA Student Village

“My room is so spacious and warm, it's so comfortable to live in.”

Reuben

UCA Student Village

“Our rooms are really close to the uni and so convenient. The apartments are warm and perfect during winter.”

Rhys

UCA Student Village

“The community here is great, it's so social!”

Katelyn

UCA Student Village

living on campus

The University of Canterbury sent their most prestigious reporter over to Uni Hall at the end of last year to show you what life is really like at the halls. Keep up to date with what's going on on-campus by joining the University of Canterbury's Facebook Page.

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