Halls of Residence Tours

The best time to come and view the halls of residence in person is during Open Day (Friday 9 September, 9.00am-3.00pm).  The halls will also be open the afternoon before (1.00pm-4.00pm), and the morning after (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 whānau are welcome to visit the campus and first year halls of residence on an arranged tour.  These tours must be booked online.  

Campus + 3 Halls of Residence of your choice

Dates are:
July 8, 29
August 12, 19, 26
September 16

Campus + Faculty of intended study area + 3 Halls of Residence of your choice

Dates are:
July 1, 11, 13, 15, 18, 20, 22
August 5
September 2

If the dates you are planning to travel to Christchurch are not listed above, 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

Ollie van der Pol, Operations Manager
Īmēra: operations@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

UniLodge Customer Service Team
Īmēra: kirkwood@unilodge.co.nz

Rochester and Rutherford Hall 

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


Unilodge Customer Service Team
Īmēra: tupuanuku@unilodge.co.nz
Waea: (027) 247 6822

University Hall

UniLodge Customer Service Team
Īmēra: universityhall@unilodge.co.nz

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


Ilam Apartments

Sonoda Christchurch Campus

UniLodge Customer Service Team
Īmēra: canterbury@unilodge.co.nz

24 March 2021

More information

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