Mayoral Drive Student Accommodation (City Campus)

Mayoral Drive Student Accommodation (WQ) is a brand new property close to AUT’s central campus in Auckland. The purpose-built, city accommodation opened in February 2021 – apply now to live in these high-spec studio units just a few minutes' walk from downtown Auckland.

Save $1,000 on your accommodation costs – apply now

Apply now to live at Mayoral Drive Student Accommodation in 2021, and save $1,000 (including GST) on one year’s accommodation cost and pay no accommodation application fee. Terms and conditions apply.

Use the UniLodge website to apply, or find more info about fees, facilities and contact details. UniLodge will honour the discount offer for any AUT student who applies before 31 March for a full year.

Apply on UniLodge website

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Studio style living with outstanding facilities

Mayoral Drive offers 697 studio apartments – each with a with a bed, kitchenette and bathroom – and  also has a recreation centre and sports court, and shared study, social and dining spaces.

The building is just a one-minute walk across Wakefield Street to the City Campus and is close to public transport links – making it convenient on-campus living, with a vibrant residential community programme to help you get to know your neighbours.

Mayoral Drive Student Accommodation is managed by UniLodge and is open to all students (not just AUT).

Secure and supportive living

You can expect a safe and positive university experience while living at Mayoral Drive Student Accommodation. The apartment buildings have onsite security 24 hours a day and you’ll also get support from UniLodge staff and a duty manager.

UniLodge provides a residential life programme during the year, so you can get to know other people and participate in social events.

Studio apartment rooms

There are 697 studios available for AUT students, including 25 bedrooms (one on each floor) for students with special access needs.

Each studio apartment has:

  • King single bed
  • Kitchenette with fridge and microwave
  • Study desk and chair
  • Bathroom
  • Storage space

Your rent includes:

  • Electricity
  • Gas
  • Unlimited wifi

Bedding and linen

You’ll need to bring your own bedding and linen, or you can buy a linen pack from the UniLodge accommodation services team.

Contact UniLodge accommodation services team.

Join us for a tour

If you’re keen to have a look at this fantastic new building before you make it your new home, contact UniLodge to arrange a building tour.

Contact the team

If you have a question or want more information, contact the Mayoral Drive Student Accommodation team.

Contact UniLodge accommodation team

Fees

Find details on fees for Mayoral Drive Student Accommodation on the UniLodge website.

Info on UniLodge website

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