Halls of Residence Tours

The best time to come and view the halls of residence in person is during Open Day on 9 September between 9.00am and 3.00pm.  The halls will also be open on 8 September, 1.00pm-4.00pm, and 10 September, 9.00am-12.00pm, for tours on the hour.  Open Day tours do not need to be booked.

If unable to attend on Open Day, students and whanau are welcome to visit on a guided tour to view the campus and first year halls of residence.  These tours must be booked online.  Dates for bookable tours are listed below.

If the dates you are planning to travel to Christchurch are not listed below, you may be able to arrange a tour directly with a hall of residence.  Please refer to the following contact details to enquire if a tour may be possible:

Halls of Residence Tour Contacts
Arcady Hall

Jen Cave, Office Manager
Īmēra: hello@arcadyhall.org.nz
Waea: (03) 364 2747

College House

Rosemary Wall, Office Manager
Īmēra: office@collegehouse.org.nz
Waea: (03) 364 2001

Kirkwood Avenue Hall

Village Customer Service Team
Īmēra: residents@ucastudentvillage.co.nz
Waea: (0508) 864 425

Rochester and Rutherford Hall 

Josephine Jones, Office Manager
Īmēra: office-manager@rochester-rutherford.org.nz
Waea: (03) 364 2799

Tupuānuku

Vince Binding, Residential Life Manager
Īmēra: vince.binding@unilodge.co.nz
Waea: (027) 247 7272

University Hall

Village Customer Service Team
Īmēra: residents@ucastudentvillage.co.nz
Waea: (0508) 864 425

Some halls are not listed as a regular tour option, therefore, you will need to contact the hall directly to arrange to view:

Hayashi

Ilam Apartments

Sonoda Christchurch Campus

Village Customer Service Team
Īmēra: residents@ucastudentvillage.co.nz
Waea: (0508) 864 425

Campus, College and Halls of Residence Tours

4 June

2, 12, 14, 16, 19, 21, 23 July

6 August

3 September

Campus and Halls of Residence Tours

18 June 

9, 30 July

13, 20, 27 August

17 September

Aerial View of Campus

More information

Contact Accommodation Services/Te Ratonga Nohonga for more information and advice.