Wellesley Student Apartments offers shared, apartment-style accommodation in central Auckland, just a 3-minute walk to the City Campus. Close to public transport links, Wellesley Student Apartments provides a convenient, safe and social lifestyle.
Wellesley Student Apartments (WSA) offers self-catered accommodation for 502 students. Each of the 110 apartments is fully furnished and self-contained, and you can also use shared facilities like the common room, courtyard and kitchen to meet and socialise with students from other apartments.
WSA is managed and operated by AUT. AUT has a commercial sublease agreement for the building with Townscape Drummond Ltd.
Each apartment is fully furnished and has 4 or 5 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, a kitchen and a lounge.
There are 110 apartments (502 students). Electricity, water, gas and unlimited wifi are included in your accommodation fee.
There are 3 bedroom sizes to choose from:
Every bedroom has a king single bed, wardrobe, desk, chair, bookshelf and heated towel rail.
You need to bring your own bedding and linen, or you can buy a linen pack from our accommodation services team.
There are 13 bedrooms for students with special access needs.
Apartment groups are chosen based on age and course of study, but we will do our best to accommodate any special requests. When you apply, you can tell us if you would prefer to live in a single or mixed gender group and add any comments like rainbow friendly or no alcohol.
You can make use of the shared areas at WSA, including:
WSA is a safe and secure place to live – with help and support nearby whenever you need it.
Wellesley Student Apartments provides a Residential Life programme during the year, so you can get to know other people and participate in social events. The Residential Life programme manager lives on site.
Find out about costs for accommodation, how and when to pay, and what our contract periods are.
Our online application portals open at certain times before semesters begin.
Download the 2021 student handbook to find out all you need to know about living in AUT accommodation, including useful contacts, maps, room info, pre-arrival details and more.