Ilam Apartments

Ilam Apartments is a modern apartment-style complex that offers independent living on campus for 845 students, whether you are in your first-year, or completing postgraduate study. The secure, fully-equipped, modern apartments are situated on campus next to the Ilam Gardens and will enable you to discover a great community of like-minded students, just five minutes’ walk from lecture theatres and other campus facilities.  The Ilam Apartments offers a diverse community with students of all ages, at all levels of study and from all over the world.  View our 360° panoramas.

Types of rooms available

  • Ilam girl students in bedroom talking

    $8,450 NZD per year (50 weeks) - 2018 Fees

    6 bedroom apartment with a shared living area, self-catered

Facilities - Standard Manuka Room

  • bed icon Single bed
  • bookshelf icon Bookshelves
  • Wardrobe icon Wardrobe
  • Desk icon Desk
  • Thermometer icon Heating
  • Sofa icon Living room and dining furniture
  • bathtub icon Shared bathroom with shower and toilet
  • Cutlery icon Shared kitchen with basic essentials
  • Laundry icon Shared washing machine and dryer
  • Television icon Television
  • Internet icon Wifi throughout
  • bicycle icon Secure bike storage

Internet

100GB provided per month for all students.  An internet account will be activated on payment of tuition fees which can be topped up for $2.00 per GB.

Contract dates

13 January - 29 December 2018 (50 weeks) 

Additional costs (NZ$)

Administration fee (non-refundable)
$300 

Resident's association fee
$200 

Contingency fee (refundable)
$300 

Car parking
$195 

Meal plan (optional)
$129.50 per week (3 meals per day)
$90.30 per week (dinners only) 

Bed linen pack (optional)
$125

Payments and instalment dates (NZ$)

Fortnightly, term or semester (domestic students)
Semester only (international students)

  • Ilam male students in bedroom talking

    $9,700 NZD per year (50 weeks) - 2018 Fees

    3, 4 and 5 bedroom apartments with a shared living area, self-catered

Facilities - Superior Hinau room, 3, 4 and 5 bedroom

  • bed icon Single king bed
  • bookshelf icon Bookshelves
  • Wardrobe icon Wardrobe
  • Desk icon Desk
  • Thermometer icon Heating
  • Sofa icon Living room and dining furniture
  • bathtub icon Shared bathroom
  • Cutlery icon Shared kitchen with basic essentials
  • Laundry icon Shared washing machine and dryer
  • Television icon Television
  • Internet icon Wifi throughout
  • bicycle icon Secure bike storage

Internet

100GB provided per month for all students.  An internet account will be activated on payment of tuition fees which can be topped up for $2.00 per GB.

Contract dates

13 January - 29 December 2018 (50 weeks) 

Additional costs (NZ$)

Administration fee (non-refundable)
$300 

Resident's association fee
$200 

Contingency fee (refundable)
$300 

Car parking
$195 

Meal plan (optional)
$129.50 per week (3 meals per day)
$90.30 per week (dinners only) 

Bed linen pack (optional)
$125

Payments and instalment dates (NZ$)

Fortnightly, term or semester (domestic students)
Semester only (international students)

  • Two bedroom apartment room hinau landscape

    $12,900 NZD per year (50 weeks) - 2018 Fees

    2 bedroom apartment with a shared living area, self-catered

Facilities - Superior Hinau room, 2 bedroom apartment

  • bed icon Single king bed
  • bookshelf icon Bookshelves
  • Wardrobe icon Wardrobe
  • Desk icon Desk
  • Thermometer icon Heating
  • Sofa icon Living room and dining furniture
  • bathtub icon Shared bathroom with shower and toilet
  • Cutlery icon Shared kitchen with basic essentials
  • Laundry icon Shared washing machine and dryer
  • Television icon Television
  • Internet icon Wifi throughout
  • bicycle icon Secure bike storage

Internet

100GB provided per month for all students.  An internet account will be activated on payment of tuition fees which can be topped up for $2.00 per GB.

Contract dates

13 January - 29 December 2018 (50 weeks) 

Additional costs (NZ$)

Administration fee (non-refundable)
$300 

Resident's association fee
$200 

Contingency fee (refundable)
$300 

Car parking
$195 

Meal plan (optional)
$129.50 per week (3 meals per day)
$90.30 per week (dinners only) 

Bed linen pack (optional)
$125

Payments and instalment dates (NZ$)

Fortnightly, term or semester (domestic students)
Semester only (international students)

  • Ilam apartments premium kowhai dorm students talking desk landscape

    $9,900 NZD per year (45 weeks) or $10,250 NZD per year (50 weeks) - 2018 Fees

    6 bedroom apartment with a shared living area, self-catered

Facilities - Premium Kowhai Room

  • bed icon Single bed
  • bookshelf icon Bookshelves
  • Wardrobe icon Wardrobe
  • Desk icon Desk
  • Thermometer icon Heating
  • Sofa icon Living room and dining furniture
  • bathtub icon Two shared bathrooms with shower and toilet
  • Cutlery icon Shared kitchen with basic essentials
  • Laundry icon Shared washing machine and dryer
  • Television icon Television
  • Internet icon Wifi throughout
  • bicycle icon Secure bike storage

Internet

100GB provided per month for all students.  An internet account will be activated on payment of tuition fees which can be topped up for $2.00 per GB.

Contract dates

17 February - 29 December 2018 (45 weeks) - Blocks F & G
13 January - 29 December 2018 (50 weeks) - Blocks D & E

Additional costs (NZ$)

Administration fee (non-refundable)
$300 

Resident's association fee
$200 

Contingency fee (refundable)
$300 

Car parking
$195 

Meal plan (optional)
$129.50 per week (3 meals per day)
$90.30 per week (dinners only) 

Bed linen pack (optional)
$125

Payments and instalment dates (NZ$)

Fortnightly, term or semester (domestic students)
Semester only (international students)

More information

For more information, see the UC Accommodation Student Village website.

Postal Address:

Ilam Apartments
Homestead Lane
PO Box 6362
Christchurch 8442

T: +64 3 266 0404
E: live.ilam@ucastudentvillage.co.nz

Caitlin Swan

Caitlin Swan

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Emily Mason

Emily Mason

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