Toroa, the friendly residential college experience
Welcome to Toroa
Toroa is a small, friendly residential college that offers you the chance to achieve your academic goals and enjoy broad social, intellectual and cultural experiences.
Located only a short stroll from campus Toroa truly is Otago's best kept secret.
The new Manawa
We have the newest college common room facility on campus. From the outside you see beauty and strength of character and once you come inside you realise that's only a small glimpse of what you can expect from our residents and life at Toroa.
Manawa, the heart of our College, is state of the art. It's where we love to study, relax, watch tv, play games, and chill with friends.
Your Success at Toroa
Success is all about confidence, competence and connections - and as a Toroan you'll enjoy opportunities to:
- achieve your academic goals
- enjoy the vibrant spirit of a very close knit community
- develop your independence in a supportive University of Otago residential college
- make lifelong friendships
- gain a global perspective on life
- a dedicated college staff team who will celebrate your successes and help you navigate your year