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Accommodation

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Are you intending to come to Otago in Semester 2 (July 2015)? Applications for accommodation may be made mid April.

A good selection of flats close to campus are available. Check out the flat listings in our Rental Accommodation Section, we also have printed lists available from our office.  Don't forget to check the flat's STARS rating at www.housingstars.co.nz 

Contact the Student Accommodation Centre

109 St David Street, PO Box 56, Dunedin 9054, New Zealand.  For further advice...

Residential Colleges

For more information about the fifteen Residential Colleges at Otago....

International Students

Specific accommodation assistance for international students...

The Locals Programme

The Locals programme is for any University of Otago students who are living locally in the Dunedin area during their first year of study.  Any first year non-residential college students can join the programme, no matter if they are from Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand or anywhere else in the world.

Foundation Studies

University of Otago Foundation Year students may apply for Managed Accommodation.  The University of Otago is renowned for its residential campus environment...

Rental Accommodation

The Student Accommodation Centre has a good selection of properties and vacancies available for 2015.  Please call in to pick up printed flats lists or check out our online listings. 
Beware scams are operating - visit the Ministry of Consumer Affairs Website for more information.

Information about Flatting

Finding flatmates and a flat, signing a lease and dealing with problems...

Cost of Flatting

Sample accommodation budget for students flatting...

Temporary Accommodation

Temporary accommodation options...

Students with Disabilities

Provisions for students with disabilities...

Living in Dunedin

Dunedin is a coastal city situated in the southern part of the South Island. The climate is temperate, the rainfall moderate and the humidity low.

 

Living in Dunedin

Dunedin is a coastal city situated in the southern part of the South Island. The climate is temperate, the rainfall moderate and the humidity low. The majority of houses in Dunedin are heated by electric heaters or woodburners. Central heating is not common and there is no need for air conditioning.

Further information about New Zealand, Otago, and Dunedin.