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.Mana we earn it poster

The new Manawa


Manawa elevation

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  

                  Academic, friendly, fun, supportive 
                  Toroa College, experience Otago our way


© Toroa College
University of Otago
PO Box 56
Dunedin 9054
New Zealand

Tel 64 3 479 5500
Fax 64 3 479 5502