North Campus accommodation

Akoranga Student Village offers shared apartment living on AUT's North Campus.

Take advantage of the free food events run by Akoranga Student Village when you’re over cooking
Take advantage of the free food events run by Akoranga Student Village when you’re over cooking
Enjoy shared apartment living with 5 or 6 bedrooms in each apartment in Akoranga Student Village
Enjoy shared apartment living with 5 or 6 bedrooms in each apartment in Akoranga Student Village
Akoranga Student Campus is just a 5-minute walk to AUT North Campus
Akoranga Student Campus is just a 5-minute walk to AUT North Campus

Apartment style living

Akoranga Student Village has 40 townhouse-style, self-catered apartments housing 207 residents.

The village is just a 5 minute walk to AUT North Campus.

  • Single gender, mixed gender, gay friendly, and faculty-based apartments are available
  • Common areas are alcohol free
  • There are allocated residential assistants (peer mentor, senior residents)
  • Wheelchair access
  • Bike racks
  • Smokefree

Bedrooms

There are 5 or 6 bedrooms in each apartment. All bedrooms are standard size (3.2m x 2.5m).

Each room contains:

  • ¾ double / king single bed
  • Desk and office chair
  • Wardrobe
  • Bookshelf
  • Wall-mounted, heated towel rail

Bathrooms

There are 2 bathrooms in each apartment, containing:

  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Basin

Kitchen facilities

Apartments are self-catered and contain:

  • Cooking equipment basics
  • Dinnerware
  • Cutlery
  • Kettle
  • Toaster
  • Food storage shelf
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Full stove/oven
  • Microwave
Akoranga Student Village offers free 'study feeds' and free food events during the year.

Lounge and dining areas

Each apartment has an open plan lounge/dining area with:

  • TV
  • Lounge chairs
  • Dining room table and chairs

Laundry facilities

You're responsible for washing your own clothes and bed linen. There is a coin-operated laundry on site.

You can buy a linen pack (2 sheets, duvet and cover, pillow and pillow case and a towel).

Security

Security in the student village includes:

  • 3 key access to townhouse blocks, apartments and bedrooms
  • Onsite night security

Utilities

These utilities are included in your accommodation fee:

  • Electricity
  • Water
  • Internet

Computers and internet

  • AUT WiFi
  • 1 PC in common rooms

Study support

  • Learning community study groups
  • Noise ban during study and exam period

Social areas and activities

Student accommodation offers a residential life and events programme, which includes balls, dinners, themed activities and trips around Auckland.

There is also:
  • Pool table
  • Sky TV and 42” TV in common room lounge
  • Basketball hoop
  • Volleyball
  • Foosball
  • Table tennis
  • Sports programme

Fees and contract periods

Find out about costs for accommodation, how and when to pay, and what our contract periods are.

Fees for accommodation

Applying for accommodation

Our online application portals open at certain times before semesters begin.

More about applying

What it's like to live in student accommodation

Living on campus is really convenient. Find out what you can expect when you move in.

Life in student accommodation