Application form for homestay accommodation , Te puka tono whare whāngai

Application form for homestay accommodation for students planning to study at Massey University in Auckland or Palmerston North (Manawatū campus).

Please complete all sections of this form to apply for homestay accommodation at Massey University.

Privacy and confidentiality

Your personal information will remain confidential to the Massey University homestay team and your homestay hosts.

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Fees

Homestay fees are listed below. If you are allocated a homestay and then withdraw your application, your initial payment (homestay administration fee, advanced board payment and under-18 homestay administration fee if you are an under-18 international student) is non-refundable.

Auckland

Weekly fee

$315 board per week (3 meals per day, 7 days per week)

Initial non-refundable payment due (students over 18)

$890 (includes $630 advance board payment + $260 homestay administration fee)

Initial payment due (students under 18)

$1112 (includes $630 advanced board payment + $260 homestay administration fee + $222 under-18 administration fee)

Palmerston North (for Manawatū campus)

Weekly fee

$265 board per week (3 meals per day, 7 days per week)

Initial non-refundable payment due (students over 18)

$790 (includes $530 advance board payment + $260 homestay administration fee)

Initial non-refundable payment due (students under 18)

$1012 (includes $530 advanced board payment + $260 homestay administration fee + $222 under-18 administration fee)

GST
Quoted fees are GST (Goods and Services Tax) inclusive except the Advanced Board Payment which is zero rated for GST.

Paying your fees

Payment can be made through these methods:

Telegraphic Transfer

International students go to massey.ac.nz/fees for payment options.

Please add on any additional bank charges incurred.

Western Union Business Solution is Massey University’s preferred method of payment for international students.

The Global Pay for Students platform provides convenient payment methods including Alipay, UnionPay, Trustly, Sofort and more.

Directly through your bank

Using Massey University’s bank details:

  • Bank name: BNZ
  • Account name: Massey University
  • Account number: 02-0630-0016592-004
  • Swift (Routing) Number: BKNZ22

Bank Physical Address:
84 The Square
Palmerston North 4410
New Zealand

Payment details for either payment method must be completed using the example given below.

  • Particulars: <enter your name> such as “John Smith”.
  • Code: <enter your student ID> such as “12345678”.
  • Reference: <enter invoice number> such as “268195” or “homestay” if no invoice issued.