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

October- April 2018

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

1 August 2018
2019 applications open

15 September 2018
Halls start to review applicants. Last day to change hall preferences

1 October 2018
Halls start to review applications

Mid-October 2018
Initial offers sent to applicants

24 February 2019
Move-in day for halls

1 April 2019

Trimester 2 applications open for 2018

1 May 2019

Halls start to review Trimester 2 applications

7 July 2019
Move-in day for Trimester 2

Apply now for 2018

Options for new and returning students are still available- contact our team for more information or apply online now.

Students dressed up as part of WGTN Hall

Want to join the team for 2019?

We're now recruiting for RA's for 2019. Apply now! Click here for more information.

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.