Pukeko Hall

Pukeko Hall is a catered hall ideal for first year students who want to be part of the student community. Located opposite Tui Hall, residents of Pukeko Hall are just a short stroll away from Te Rito and Student Central.

  • Single occupancy, 24 rooms per floor (12 per wing) with shared bathrooms (four per wing), for 70 residents.
  • Suitable for students aged 17 to 21 years.
  • Fully furnished. Everything you need to study, relax and rest.
  • Social hub on each floor.
  • Less than a one minute walk to Student Central.

Room rates

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.

Room type


Full year

Semester one

Semester two

Single room
Base plan, one meal  $354.00 $14,868.00 $7,080.00 $7,788.00
Lite plan, two meals $423.00 $17,766.00 $8,460.00 $9,306.00
Regular plan, three meals        $474.00 $19,908.00 $9,480.00 $10,428.00


To secure your accommodation, you will need to pay the following fees first:

  • Administration fee: $100 (non-refundable)
  • Activity fee: $120 (events and activities contribution)
  • Bond: $450 (held until contract ends)

Contract dates



Start and end dates

Full year 42 weeks 16 February to 5 December 2020
Semester one 20 weeks 16 February to 4 July 2020
Semester two 22 weeks 5 July to 5 December 2020


  • Residential staff provide pastoral care and support 24/7.
  • 6 Residential Assistants live onsite within the halls to provide after-hours support.
  • A residential life programme of activities and events is run throughout the year.
  • We focus on community building, well-being, life skills and academic success.
  • Accommodation handbook - Auckland halls (3,705 KB)



A choice of three meal plans are available base, lite and regular.

Meals are served at the following venues in Student Central:

  • Breakfast and Lunch meals: Food For Thought or Browse Cafe.
  • Evening meals: Food For Thought.

You will need to use your student ID card to purchase your meals.


Wireless internet is provided throughout the village and is inclusive of room rate.


Heaters are provided in social hubs and each bedroom.


Basic furniture is provided. Each room comes with a king single bed with drawers, desk, chair, noticeboard, bookshelf and wardrobe with drawers and a mirror. Residents can bring their own towels and bedding or purchase a linen pack at a cost of $125.00.


The laundry is located at the rear of Te Rito, with 24-hour access. Card-operated washing machines and dryers available at a cost of $3 per load. You will need to provide the washing powder.


Car parks are available in the car park behind Weka Hall. Parking is $125 per semester.

A free bike rack is located outside Te Rito.

Te Rito social hub

Te Rito is a communal social hub for all residents of Te Ōhanga Village. Facilities available to residents are a:

  • Study room
  • Casual dining area
  • Lounge with SKY TV and media facilities
  • Music room set up with drum kit, electric keyboard, guitar and amplifier
  • Games room with a pool table, table tennis, Xbox One and PS4
  • Vending machines for drinks and snacks
  • Communal laundry
  • Outdoor BBQ and patio area
  • Basketball hoop
  • Bike rack

The reception desk is also located in the Te Rito building.

Tour our hall accommodation

Take a virtual tour of the hall and Te Rito social hub.

Contact details

Email: accommodation.auckland@massey.ac.nz

Phone: +64 9 213 6600 or +64 9 213 6450
Mobile: +64 27 222 8242 (After-hours contact for Duty Manager)

Postal address:

Te Ōhanga Village
Massey University
Private bag 102904
North Shore
Auckland 0745


Fernhill Road, Albany, Auckland

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