Bishop Julius Hall (first year, fully-catered)

Bishop Julius Hall is a short 7 minute walk through the University gardens to the Puaka-James Hight Library, lecture theatres, Haere-roa (UC Students' Association) and other student facilities. The hall has a tradition of excellence since 1917. With a study centre, common room, and a landscaped central courtyard, the hall provides a warm and friendly environment for you to obtain the best academic results and to make lifelong friends amongst the 169 residents and Residential Assistants. 

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Types of rooms available (NZ$)

Single room, fully-catered

$18,403 - 2021 Fees


  • bed icon King single bed
  • bookshelf icon Bookshelves
  • Wardrobe icon Wardrobe
  • Desk icon Desk
  • Thermometer icon Heating
  • Dining Hall icon Dining hall
  • Cutlery icon Shared kitchenettes
  • Sofa icon Shared common spaces
  • Desk icon Shared study space
  • bathtub icon Shared bathrooms
  • Laundry icon Shared washing machines and dryers
  • Internet icon Wifi
  • bicycle icon Secure bike storage


Unlimited for UC students - an internet account is activated on acceptance of formal enrolment offer.

Contract dates

Tuesday 16 February 2021 - 24 hrs after your final university commitment (includes catering during term and semester breaks)

Your residential contract is directly between you and Bishop Julius Hall

Costs (NZ$)

Residential fee

Administration fee (non-refundable)

Residents' association fee

Contingency fee (refundable)

Car parking (optional)
$160 per year

Payments and instalment dates (NZ$)

Payment 1 (on acceptance of place)
$900 ($350 administration fee, $250 contingency fee, $300 resident's association fee)

Payment 2 (25 January)

Payment 3 (12 April)

Payment 4 (13 September)

More information

Postal Address

Bishop Julius Hall
90 Waimairi Road, Ilam
Christchurch 8041

T: +64 3 364 2747

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