location

Live on campus at the University of Canterbury

Waimairi Village is a community of houses situated on campus. The village offers a safe and comfortable environment that is within walking distance of both the Dovedale Campus and the main Ilam Campus.

It houses up to 60 students in 15 four-bedroom houses and builds a strong sense of community through organised social activities and academic support. Each house can accommodate one couple.

live student life to the fullest!

Right from the time you check in, there will be great opportunities to meet new people and experience all that UC Accommodation Student Village has to offer.

things the locals do

Christchurch Gondola just under 30 mins drive

Airport just over 10 mins drive from the Village

Botanic Gardens for when you need the fresh air (18 mins drive)

Christchurch CBD just 17 mins drive away

Pak'n'Save for all your grocery needs just 15 mins down the road