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Carlaw Park Student Village

Opened in February 2014, Carlaw Park Student Village is the University's newest purpose built student accommodation for new and returning undergraduate (not a school leaver), graduate and postgraduate students.

About Carlaw Park Student Village


Located adjacent to the Auckland Domain (the city's oldest park and home to the War Memorial Museum) and only a short walk from the Owen G. Glenn Building, Carlaw Park Student Village welcomed its first residents in February 2014.

Carlaw Park is home to 433 residents in a combination of two, three and four bedroom apartments spread throughout four buildings ranging from four to seven levels. Each building's layout creates a secure outdoor area with direct access to shared common areas.

Carlaw Park Student Village
19 - 26 Nicholls Lane

See what it's like inside!

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Weekly Rate

  • Two Bedroom Family Apartment
    $380 per week
  • 3/4 Bedroom Apartment
    $244 per week (per bed)

This residence offers a special discounted rate for students staying for 52 weeks. For a breakdown of the accommodation costssee the Table of Fees for this residence.

For more information


There are 11 two bedroom (designated to families only), 69 three bedroom and 51 four bedroom fully furnished apartments available.

You will need to provide your own towels and bedding linen, however you can purchase a linen pack upon arrival to the residence.

Each room has access to the University's WiFi network.



Each apartment is furnished with a galley style kitchen equipped with a fridge, microwave, oven and kettle. A basic kitchen pack is provided with all kitchen utensils and crockery.

A large communal kitchen is also available to residents for group events.





Each apartment has a furnished lounge room, and residents can also enjoy use of the communal spaces which include a lounge area, games room, and study space.

Each resident has a membership to the University's Recreation Center. This is a 10 minute walk away.

The Auckland Domain is right on your doorstep and the 75 hectares of landscape park features sports fields, a cricket pavilion, duck ponds, sculptures, two beautiful glass houses which form the Wintergarden, and is also home to the Auckland War Memorial Museum.







Your fees cover a number of services that you do not have to pay additional for, including

  • Utilities such as water and electricity.
  • Grounds, building and facilities maintenance and management.
  • Broadband internet access via ResNet.
  • Lockable bike shed.

Other services are available if you wish to use them. These are at your own expense

  • User-pays laundry room.
  • Limited car parks available.