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Fergusson Hall is situated on spacious grounds with views out across the city. It consists of Keiller House and The Cottages. Keiller House is a beautiful two storey homestead with 44 bedrooms. The Cottages are four separate units that can accommodate up to 10 residents in each. If you prefer a quieter living environment, then The Cottages would be the ideal choice.
The Hall has a reputation for developing a strong community and family spirit among its residents.
Fergusson Hall is owned and operated by the Presbyterian Educational Purposes Trust, who appoint the Head of Hall. If you would like to book Fergusson Hall for a conference or accommodation during the summer season, please contact the team at Fergusson Hall directly.
International students must pay all accommodation fees in full. Domestic students can pay the semester or full year fee on a weekly basis by direct debit.
Please note: Room rates include the cost of reasonable electricity use. Residents who use an excessive amount of electricity will pay the extra cost.
Start and end dates
|Full year||39 weeks||15 February to 14 November 2020|
|Semester one||19 weeks||15 February to 27 June 2020|
|Semester two||19 weeks||4 July to 14 November 2020|
Self-catered. Residents cook their own meals in two large communal kitchens.
Wireless internet is available throughout the Hall. You will need to set up the service on arrival.
Inspire Net is the service provider for internet services. Prepaid data plans are available on a monthly or time basis.
Free internet is available on the computers in the two study rooms.
Shared spaces are heated and each bedroom has a heater.
Basic furniture and whiteware is provided by Fergusson Hall. Items that are not provided by the Hall will need to be supplied by the residents. Each room comes with a single bed, desk, chair, heater, small fridge, bookcase, wardrobe and laundry basket.
A communal laundry is available with six free washing machines and four coin-operated dryers, $2.00 per hour. The laundry also has irons and ironing boards. Three outside clothes lines and two undercover lines are also available.
Car parks are available on-site for residents at a cost of $75.00 per semester (2019 price).
If you choose to drive your car to campus, car parking is available in the large Orchard Road car park, at a cost of $2.00 per exit. Pre-pay parking is only available to students in Bourke Road car park.
A free bike shed is available for residents.
Sports field, sand volleyball court, basketball hoop and a BBQ area. There's also a garage/workshop available for students to use for various projects.
A free lock-up is available for sporting equipment.
Phone: +64 6 354 0113
Head of Hall mobile phone number: +64 27 570 1415 (After-hours contact too)
150 Atawhai Road
Palmerston North 4410
150 Atawhai Road, Palmerston North (next to Massey's Manawatū campus).
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Last updated on Wednesday 15 July 2020