Sonoda Christchurch Campus

The Sonoda Christchurch Campus is a small, friendly, self-catered hall of residence, situated within a beautiful garden setting. Residents have the option to purchase meal plans at nearby University Hall.

See Sonoda Christchurch Campus (online maps) for the location.

Sonoda is co-located with the University's College of Education on Dovedale Avenue, adjacent to the Ilam Fields, and is a short walk to all other campus facilities.

The modern accommodation facilities and Japanese inspired landscaped grounds offer a peaceful atmosphere in which students can live and study.

The rooms are arranged into fully-furnished apartments with five single bedrooms, bathroom facilities, and a kitchen/living room equipped with the basic essentials for self-catering providing comfy couches and a flat screen TV.

110 of the 140 rooms are available for full-time contracted residents with the other rooms being available for visiting academics, postgraduate students, FLO and other casual stay students.

  • 110 full-time residents
  • Self-catered (meal plans available at University Hall)
  • Self room selection, the ability to flat on campus with your friends
  • Offering independent living in a supportive study environment
  • Modern facilities and picturesque Japanese-inspired landscaped grounds
  • Peaceful atmosphere
  • On-site sports facilities
  • Located on the College of Education campus
  • On-site car parking available
  • Fees and contract dates

Contact Details:

UC Accommodation Student Village
9 Maidstone Road
Private Bag 4760
Christchurch 8140

Phone +64 3 364 3444
Fax: +64 3 364 2924

Find out more at the UC Accommodation Student Village website