AUT accommodation options comparison

Living in student accommodation is a comfortable and convenient option whether you're a first-year or postgraduate student, new to Auckland, or living away from home for the first time. AUT’s student accommodation is modern and secure, offering a social community just a few minutes' walk away from our City or North Campus.

Te Āhuru Mayoral Drive Student Accommodation

Suitable for all tertiary students (not just AUT)

Weekly $391.00 | Yearly $15,640**
Housing style
Housing style

Tower

697 apartments

Single studios with kitchenette and bathroom

Location
Location

AUT City Campus

Walk times
Walk times

1 minute to Campus

10 minutes to supermarket - CBD Countdown

Number of beds

697 beds

Special needs
Special needsSpecial needs

25 rooms

24/7 Pastoral care

Residential Life Programme

Day staff

Night duty manager and residential assistants

RA Ratio - 1 : 35

24/7 Security

On site and on call

Shared facilities

Lounge
Kitchen
Games room
Music room
Laundry
Outdoor space

Utilities included in rate

Unlimited wifi
Gas
Water
Electricity

Catering

Self-catered

Parking

Bike storage
No onsite car parking

Wellesley Student Apartments

Suitable for all AUT students

Weekly $299.00 | Yearly $11,960*
Housing style
Housing style

110 apartments

4-5 single bedroom apartments with 2 bathrooms, a kitchen and a lounge

Location
Location

AUT City Campus

Walk times
Walk times

3 minutes to Campus

11 minutes to supermarket - CBD Countdown

Number of beds

502 beds

Special needs
Special needsSpecial needs

13 rooms

24/7 Pastoral care

Residential Life Programme

Day staff

Live-in managers and residential assistants

RA Ratio - 1 : 35

24/7 Security

On site and on call

Shared facilities

Lounge
Kitchen
Games room
Basketball hoop
Outdoor space
Volleyball Net

Utilities included in rate

Unlimited wifi
Water
Electricity

Catering

Self-catered

Parking

Bike storage
No onsite car parking

Akoranga Student Village

Suitable for all AUT students (particularly Health Sciences, Sport and Education students)

Weekly $292.00 | Yearly $11,680*
Housing style
Housing style

Townhouse

40 apartments

5-6 single bedroom apartments with 2 bathrooms, a kitchen and a lounge

Location
Location

AUT North Campus

Walk times
Walk times

5 minutes to Campus

16 minutes to supermarket - Northcote Countdown

Number of beds

204 beds

Special needs
Special needsSpecial needs

8 rooms

24/7 Pastoral care

Residential Life Programme

Day staff

Live-in managers and residential assistants

RA Ratio - 1 : 35

24/7 Security

On site and on call

Shared facilities

Lounge
Games room
Laundry
Outdoor space

Utilities included in rate

Unlimited wifi
Water
Electricity

Catering

Self-catered

Parking

Paid off-street car parking

* This is the standard room rate including utilities. Yearly rate is calculated at 40 weeks. Additional costs could include application fee, pay-by-semester fee and residential life programme fee.

**Scholarships and discounts are available for 2022.

Handbook and policies

Accommodation handbook cover page showing accommodation building

Browse and download our handbook, house rules and other policies for residents of AUT's Wellesley Student Apartments (City Campus) and Akoranga Student Village (North Campus).

Policies, rules and handbooks

Life in student accommodation

What's it like to live in student accommodation? It's a real community – as well as being just a few minutes' walk from campus, you'll get heaps of opportunities to meet other students, get involved with events and activities, and find help and support when you need it.

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