Grafton Student Flats

This collection of self-catered rooms are home to 38 first-year and undergraduate students each year.

About the residence

Owned and operated by the University of Auckland

Grafton Student Flats is housed in the large Carlton Gore Pines house, with a combination of single and twin-share rooms available.

Flats are comfortably furnished and within easy walking distance of the Grafton, Newmarket and City Campuses.

The Accommodation Management team provide personal support throughout your stay and arrange social and recreational activities during the year. Our Resident Advisers live on site to ensure you have a duty person available 24 hours a day.

Residence profile

Residence profile Grafton Student Flats
Student type

First-year (and limited undergraduate U20) students

Total students 38
RA Ratio 1 : 38
  • Self-catered residence.
  • Optional meal plan available to GSF residents at an additional weekly rate.
Facilities on site
  • Lounge rooms with TV
  • Communal kitchens in each flat
  • Community vegetable garden
  • Music room available
  • Internet – wireless
  • Laundry - cost of use included in fees
Location 50-62 Seafield View Road, Grafton
Distance to University General Library (Bldg 109) 1.4km (15 minute walk)
Residential Agreement period Full academic year: 38 weeks and 5 nights 

Room types

  • Each flat comes with bedroom, kitchen and lounge-room furniture and wireless internet connection.
  • Residents provide their own bedding and linen. Alternatively a bedding pack can be purchased from our online accommodation shop before arrival.
  • Electricity, water, laundry and membership to the University Recreation centre are included.
Room type 2024
weekly rate


  • your own bedroom
  • shared bathroom per flat
Twin share


  • room is shared by you and another student allocated by the resident manager
  • two sets of bedroom furniture
  • shared bathroom per flat

Grafton Student Flats photo gallery

For more information

  • See the Accommodation Fees.
  • View the Residential Rules.
  • Find out the 2024 Residential Agreement dates.
  • Meal Plans: There are 3 optional meal plans available to Grafton Student Flats residents, with all meals served in the Grafton Hall dining room. Information on how to sign up will be made available to residents prior to move in.