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Accommodation Costs

The University offers two types of accommodation options: Halls of Residence or Homestay. Please find the costs for each below.

The Halls of Residence costs differ for fully catered or self-catered options.

Fully catered costs:

College HallStudent VillageBryant Hall
Number of rooms 267252178
People per room 111
Cost per week $365$322$322
Cost for 37 weeks $13,505$11,914$11,914
Deposit $400$400$400
Administration fee $150$150$150
Activity Fee $100$100$100
Rent in advance (5 weeks) $1825$1610$1610
Meals per week 212121
Minimum residential period in weeks 373737
Laundry Coin operated laundry machines are available in each of our Halls.
Linen hire (all Halls) A bed and mattress protector are provided in all Halls bedrooms. Students can either choose to bring their own linen (king single) or purchase a linen pack for $105.00 (includes duvet inner, pillow, sheet set, duvet cover set and towels)
Internet Free internet access is available in all of our Halls bedrooms
Computer room YesYesYes
Smoking The University of Waikato is a Smokefree Campus, no smoking is permitted on campus including at any of our Halls of Residence.
Other facilities Library, TV rooms, leisure centre, bike & motorbike shedsLibrary, games room, TV lounges, bike & motorbike shedsLibrary, games room, TV lounges, projector room, bike & motorbike sheds

Self catered costs:

Student Village / College HallBryant HallOrchard ParkOrchard Park Studio
Number of rooms

42 x Student Village

27 x College Hall

2011040
People per room 4, 6 or 754 or 65
Cost per week $185$170$170$225
Cost for 37 weeks $6,845$6,290$6,290$8,325
Deposit $400$400$400$400
Administration fee $150$150$150$150
Activity fee $100$100$100$100
Rent in advance (5 weeks) $925$850$850$1125
Power Included in weekly costsAdditionalAdditionalIncluded in weekly costs
Minimum residential period in weeks 37373737
Laundry Coin operated laundry machines are available to use in each of our Halls.
Linen hire (all Halls)A bed and mattress protector is provided.  Students can either choose to bring their own linen (king single) or purchase a linen pack for $105.00 (includes duvet inner, pillow, sheet set, duvet cover set and towels)
Internet Free internet access is available in all bedrooms
Computer room YesYesYesYes
Smoking The University of Waikato is a Smokefree Campus, no smoking is permitted on campus or at any of our Halls of Residence
Other facilities Library, games room, TV lounges, bike & motorbike shedsLibrary, games room, TV lounges, projector room, bike & motorbike shedsFully furnished, disability access cottage, recreation room, spa,  bike & motorbike shedsFully furnished, recreation room, spa, bike and motorbike sheds

Fees, costs and facilities

Please read and print off if required, a copy of the fees, costs and facilities for the Halls of Residence you have been offered or are interested in applying for:


Disclaimer

Contracts are for 37 weeks unless other arrangements have been made. All costs quoted are for Halls of Residence 2019.

Homestay fees are inclusive of food, power and laundry but exclusive of telephone, internet and transport expenses.

Homestay administration fee $330
First four weeks Homestay fee $1,064
Total Homestay fee (4 weeks) $1,394
Additional week $266

Disclaimer

All costs quoted are from 1 February 2018