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

June - November
Trimester 2 offers made to applicants as places become available

1 August 2015
2016 applications open

15 September 2015
Last day to change hall preferences

1 October 2015
Halls start to review applications

Initial offers sent to applicants

October onwards

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

21 February 2016
Move-in day for halls

1 April 2016

Trimester 2 applications open for 2015

3 July 2016
Move-in day for Trimester 2

Education and Teaching student Nicki Glover

2016 applications are open

Applications for 2016 open 1 August. Apply online now.

Students playing pool in one of our halls of residence

Become an RA in 2016

Thinking about becoming an RA in 2016? Click here for more information. Applications close 29 August.

Outside view of the Te Puni hall

We have spaces available

Still organising your accommodation? We have plenty of spaces in all of our halls throughout the year so it’s not too late to apply. Find out more about our halls and accommodation at Victoria.

Students dressed up as part of WGTN Hall


Are you a first year student based in Wellington? Be sure to check out WGTN Hall, our 'hall without walls'.