Accommodation developments

We currently offer 3,000 beds in both catered and self-catered residences at the University of Auckland. Read more about our upcoming developments as we work towards accommodating 7,500 students by 2026.

Waipārūrū Hall

Construction is well underway at 35 Whitaker Place, the site of our newest Hall of Residence, Waipārūrū Hall. Waipārūrū  will be the largest catered school leaver hall in New Zealand, with 786 beds in two towers located adjacent to Whitaker Hall.

This exciting new build is scheduled to open in 2020. Applications will open in August 2019 for the 2020 academic year.

Grafton Hall

Construction is close to completion on our redevelopment of the Grafton Hall site. This Hall of Residence will open its doors on 24 February 2019 as home to 324 first year students.

Applications to live in Grafton Hall in 2019 are open now. Find out more about the residence and how to apply here.

Contact us

For more information or to talk to our team, please contact accom@auckland.ac.nz