Fees for AUT student accommodation

We calculate the cost of AUT accommodation over the full period of a semester or year. Accommodation fees include internet and power at all of our locations: Te Āhuru Mayoral Drive Student Accommodation, Wellesley Student Apartments and Akoranga Student Village.

Te Āhuru Mayoral Drive Student Accommodation (City Campus)

Other fees may apply. For example, there is a credit card surcharge fee – check the 'Other fees' section carefully.

Standard Studio Room: NZ$423 per week

  • 40 weeks (full year): $16,920.00
  • 20 weeks (one semester): $8,460.00

Te Ahuru Mayoral Drive Student Accommodation info

Fees and applying details on Unilodge website

Other fees

These other fees apply:

  • Application fee: NZ$150 (non-refundable)
  • Residential Life programme fee: NZ$120 (per semester, used to run our Residential Life events programme, non-refundable)
  • Credit Card Surcharge Fee: credit card payments incur a surcharge fee

You can pay your accommodation fees by instalment or as a one-off payment. If paying by instalment, a deposit is required.

Deposit = 1 week advanced board fee + Residential Life fee

You'll find full details about payment options in the application process.

Wellesley Student Apartments (City Campus)

Other fees

These other fees apply:

  • Application fee: NZ$ 150 (non-refundable)
  • Residential Life programme fee: NZ$ 120 (per semester - used to run our Residential Life events programme, non-refundable)
  • Instalment fee: NZ$ 250 (per semester, if you choose to pay by instalment)
  • Semester Only fee (applies if you book for one semester only): Equivalent to one week's rent, not included in the 19 weeks' board payment
  • Credit Card Surcharge Fee: Credit card payments incur a surcharge fee of 1.9%.

You can pay your accommodation fees by instalment or as a one-off payment. You'll find full details about payment options in the application process.

Paying by instalment

When you pay by instalment there is an administration fee of $250 each semester.

You must pay your total accommodation fees by the end of your payment date.

Paying by instalment for one semester

Deposit = 3 weeks advanced board fees + semester only fee + Residential Life fee + instalment plan fee

Once you accept your Offer of Accommodation you then need to pay your deposit to secure your room.

Paying by instalment for a full year

Deposit = 6 weeks advanced board fees + Residential Life fee + instalment plan fee

Once you accept your Offer of Accommodation you then need to pay your deposit to secure your room.

Summer fees: standard room, NZ$ 299 per week (AUT student) + NZ$ 60 Residential Life fee.

Group bookings: available for short-stay and non-AUT students. Contact residential.services@aut.ac.nz for further information and costs.

Other fees may apply. For example, there is a 'semester-only fee' if you only book for one semester – check the 'Other fees' section carefully.

Small room: NZ$ 295 per week

  • 40 weeks (full year): $11,800
  • 19 weeks (one semester): $5,605

Standard room: NZ$ 319 per week

  • 40 weeks (full year): $12,760
  • 19 weeks (one semester): $6,061

Large room: NZ$ 337 per week

  • 40 weeks (full year): $13,480
  • 19 weeks (one semester): $6,403

Wellesley Student Apartments info

Akoranga Student Village (North Campus)

Other fees

These other fees apply:

  • Application fee: NZ$ 150 (non-refundable)
  • Residential Life programme fee: NZ$ 120 (per semester - used to run our Residential Life events programme, non-refundable)
  • Instalment fee: NZ$ 250 (per semester, if you choose to pay by instalment)
  • Semester Only fee: $292 (applies if you book for one semester only)
  • Credit Card Surcharge Fee: Credit card payments incur a surcharge fee of 1.9%
  • Car parking: NZ$ 340 (optional, per semester)

You can pay your accommodation fees by instalment or as a one-off payment. You'll find full details about payment options in the application process.

Paying by instalment

When you pay by instalment there is an administration fee of $250 each semester.

You must pay your total accommodation fees by the end of your payment date.

Paying by instalment for one semester

Deposit = 3 weeks advanced board fees + semester only fee + Residential Life fee + instalment plan fee

Once you accept your Offer of Accommodation you then need to pay your deposit to secure your room.

Paying by instalment for a full year

Deposit = 6 weeks advanced board fees + Residential Life fee + instalment plan fee

Once you accept your Offer of Accommodation you then need to pay your deposit to secure your room.

Summer fees: standard room, NZ$ 292 per week (AUT student) + NZ$ 60 Residential Life fee.

Group bookings: available for short-stay and non-AUT students. Contact residential.services@aut.ac.nz for further information and costs.

Other fees may apply. For example, there is a 'semester-only fee' if you only book for one semester – check the 'Other fees' section carefully.

Standard room: NZ$ 316 per week

  • 40 weeks (full year): $12,640
  • 19 weeks (one semester): $6,004

Akoranga Student Village info

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