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Kia ora tātou!

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Aquinas offers an unbeatable balance of study, community and fun. You can take advantage of our elite academic support, but also chill out in our indoor basketball court/gym  or any of the other luxurious common spaces. Our exciting, competitive and inclusive social/sports calendar will ensure every resident has a balanced lifestyle and a phenomenal year.

The AQ Spirit

Our community spirit is envied by many.  We are loyal, enthusiastic and respectful.  Our sports teams are legendary, our volunteering is renowned, our social events are unrivaled, and our friendliness is spectacular.  It all begins with our friendly and helpful staff who will support and work alongside you during your first year University experience.

Academic Success

Our academic results prove that those who come to Aquinas will significantly improve their academic performance, regardless of whether you're a high achiever or not.  Our state-of-the-art facilities and strong academic programmes will ensure you have everything you need for academic success.


Brian Galvin, our Head Chef, recently received the distinguished award of University of Otago Chef of the Year 2014.  Not only does he ensure we are the best fed College in Dunedin, but his team are extremely approachable - giving you a sense of home when you sit down to dine. 

Don't miss out on this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity that is AQ.

Related info

The Aquinas College handbook can be viewed here.

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To apply for accommodation at Aquinas College, please go to Application for Accommodation.

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