Finding a place to live in Wellington is as important as
choosing the right course of study

The Accommodation Service can help you make the right choices and assist you in finding the accommodation you want. We process applications for the Halls of Residence, arrange homestays for international students and offer advice about a range of other accommodation options.

Key Dates

1 May 2017

Halls start to review Trimester 2 applications

9 July 2017
Move-in day for Trimester 2

May - November 2017
Trimester 2 offers made to late applicants as places become available

1 August 2017
2018 applications open

15 September 2017
Last day to change hall preferences

1 October 2017
Halls start to review applications

Mid-October 2017
Initial offers sent to applicants

October- April 2018

Offers made to late applicants and those in the application pool as students withdraw and places become available

25 February 2018
Move-in day for halls

1 April 2018

Trimester 2 applications open for 2018

Trimester 2 applications open

We are still accepting applications for Trimester 2 (July-November). Apply online now.

Students dressed up as part of WGTN Hall

Living local but want the hall experience?

If you're a first year living in Wellington check out WGTN Hall, our 'hall without walls'.

Three Victoria students walking up the hill towards the Wellington cable car.

Accommodation Finder

Looking for a place in private accommodation? Check out the listings or advertise on our free Accommodation Finder.

Aerial view of Kelbunr, Wellington

Stay with Victoria over summer

Our halls are available to the public between Dec to mid-Feb. Ideal for summer students, school groups, conference groups, Sevens rugby bookings, interns and summer workers. Click here for more information.