• Cost
    $15,873 per year
    $15,873
    per year
  • Furniture
    Fully furnished
    Fully furnished
  • Ideal for
    17–25 year olds
    17–25
    year olds
  • Catering
    Two meals per day
    Two meals per day
  • Walking time
    0 minutes to campus
    0 minutes
    to campus

Overview

  • Modern, comfortable, fully furnished single rooms, with 70 residents per hall (210 rooms in total).
  • Pūkeko, Tui and Weka halls are suitable for students aged 17 to 25.
  • Shared, private bathrooms and communal areas on each floor.
  • Two meals per day included – lunch and dinner Monday to Friday, and brunch and dinner on weekends.
  • Wifi included everywhere.
  • Close to student facilities, including Student Central, the library, lecture theatres and REC centre, and buses to Auckland central city.
  • Based in the Te Ōhanga Village, with facilities and common areas nearby in Te Rito hub, including music room, TV lounge, laundry, patio and games rooms.
  • Accommodation is available for students with accessibility requirements.

Rooms and furniture

All bedrooms in Pūkeko, Tui and Weka halls are fully furnished, single rooms. Each has a window that can be opened, and a lockable door. Residents are responsible for cleaning their own rooms. 

Each room includes:

  • king single bed, mattress and mattress protector
  • desk, chair and desk light
  • shelf and pinboard
  • wardrobe with mirror
  • towel rail
  • curtains and carpet
  • heater.

Items you should bring

Along with clothing and personal items, you should also bring:

  • your own bedding and towels (or you can purchase a bedding pack: king single $155).
  • coat hangers
  • toiletries and toiletries bag
  • laundry basket
  • electric fan for cooling the unit
  • 3M hooks/tape or white tac, if you wish to hang anything on your wall (no tape, nails, screws or blu tac allowed).

You may also choose to bring a small fridge, ideally 47L capacity, which must be put on a waterproof mat.

Bathrooms

The halls have bathrooms with showers, toilets and sinks on each floor. There is one bathroom per three residents.

Catering

The halls are catered. The meal plan offers you two meals daily – lunch and dinner Monday to Friday, and brunch and dinner at weekends.

Our Food4Me App allows you to view the menu, make orders and leave feedback on meals.

The dining hall is at Student Central and offers a diverse range of food choices that change daily. Students use their student ID card to receive meals.

Communal spaces and facilities

Te Rito is the social and facilities hub used by all the residents in Te Ōhanga Village. It includes the reception, accommodation office, lounge with Smart TV, casual dining spaces, vending machines for snacks, music room, and games room with pool table, table tennis, foosball, dart board, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.

There is also an outdoor patio area with bicycle rack, barbecues, seating, a basketball hoop and community garden.

Washing machines and dryers are located at the rear of Te Rito. They can be accessed 24/7 and cost $3 per load. You need to provide your own washing powder.

Car parking is available at Te Ōhanga Village for $125 per semester. There are limited parks available. You can request a car park when you are confirming your Offer of Place.

Alcohol

Drinking in moderation is permitted in the communal areas between 7pm to 11pm, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. Drinking in bedrooms is not permitted.

Certain types of alcohol are not permitted, such as spirits and hard liquors, or alcohol in large quantities such as beer kegs.

2023 pricing

The pricing for Pūkeko, Tui and Weka halls for 2023 is given in the following table. You can pay by semester or full year. Domestic students are also able to pay on a weekly basis.

Pricing for Pūkeko, Tui and Weka halls for 2023.
Week Full year Semester*
$407 $15,873 $7,733

*Pricing excludes deposit

Room rates include:

  • two meals per day
  • wifi
  • water and power usage.

You can pre-pay by semester or full year. Domestic students are also able to pay on a weekly basis by direct debit.

Payment options

Deposit

After you have applied for accommodation and your application has been successful, you will need to pay a deposit by the date stated in your offer letter to secure your place.

The deposit is $695 for a full year or $655 for one semester.

Deposit break
down
Full year Semester
Processing Fee $100 $100
Bond (refundable
when contract ends)
$450 $450
Activity fee $120 $80
Mattress protector $25 $25
Total $695 $655

Cancellations must be received by 23 January 2023 to secure a refund of the bond, mattress protector and activity fee. The processing fee is non-refundable.

2023 occupancy dates

Your accommodation contract term must reflect your study programme – if your programme of study is full year you must apply for full year accommodation.

The following table gives the contracted term dates when you will be living at Te Ōhanga Village.

Contracted term dates when you will be living at Te Ōhanga Village.
Term Start date End date Duration
Full Year Sunday 19 February 2023 Sunday 19 November 2023 39 Weeks
Semester 1 Only Sunday 19 February 2023 Sunday 2 July 2023 19 Weeks
Semester 2 Only Sunday 9 July 2023 Sunday 19 November 2023 19 Weeks

Location

Massey University East Precinct Albany Expressway, SH17, Albany, Auckland 0632, New Zealand.

Take a virtual tour of the Auckland halls

Take a virtual tour of the Te Rito hub

Auckland accommodation office

Hours

Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 5.00pm

Office phone
After-hours only

0800 72252269 (calls Residential Assistant on duty)

Location

Physical address
The Auckland accommodation office is located in the Te Rito Building, Te Ōhanga Village.


Massey Halls Auckland
Te Rito Building, Te Ōhanga Village
Massey University
Gate 1
Albany Expressway SH17
Albany
Auckland 0632


Postal address
Massey University
Student Accommodation Auckland
Private Bag 102904
North Shore
Auckland 0745

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