We understand how important finding the right accommodation is. Options vary depending on which campus you will be studying at and whether you are an International Student. Take a look below for some suggestions.
For students living away from home for the first time or for those from outside the Nelson region, Nikau Apartments are an excellent choice
Including RNZAF Base Woodbourne
Accommodation options in Blenheim are private board, flatting and B&Bs or hostels. Check out the noticeboards on campus, local papers such as the Marlborough Express, Blenheim Sun and Buy Sell Swap, Trade Me or contact the Students Association SANITI on (03) 546 2425 or through the SANITI website.
Global Campus (Auckland)
These are located in the central city within easy walking distance (1 km or under) to the campus. There are individual or shared rooms available with prices varying from $150.00 to $250.00 per week. Toilets are either shared on each floor or available in the rooms. There are common kitchen facilities and laundry facilities in the building for students to use. Internet via Wi-Fi will be available at additional charge as well. There will be a small bond for this option, which will be around 2 to 3 weeks rent that will be refunded when student changes the accommodation and there is no damage to the premises. Water and electricity is generally included in the rent.
These are single or double bedroom apartments in the city. Typically shared between two or more flatmates. They have their own kitchen, toilets etc. Cost varies between $250.00 to $500.00 based on the size of the apartment and if any furniture is provided. You will have initial establishment costs (bonds and rent advance) to pay, then you will pay a weekly or monthly rent. Electricity, internet, water and cooking costs are additional.
Live with a New Zealand family, in your own furnished room and share the family lifestyle. This provides you with an opportunity to improve and practise your English and enrich your cultural experience.