New information following the change in COVID-19 alert levels.

Matipo apartments

Matipo apartments are self-catered and a good living option for new and returning students. Situated between Tanekaha and Titoki apartments, Matipo residents are just a short stroll away from Te Rito and Student Central.

  • Six, four or five bedroom apartments, each with two bathrooms and balcony access.
  • Suitable for students aged 21 to 25 years.
  • Fully furnished. Everything you need to study, relax and rest.
  • Access to Te Rito social hub and facilities.
  • Less than a two minute walk to Student Central and the library.

2021 Room rates

All students can pay by semester or full year. Only domestic students can pay on a weekly basis by direct debit.

Room type


Full year

Semester one

Semester two

Single room $292.00 $11,680.00 $5,548.00 $5,840.00
Double room (single occupancy) $309.00 $12,360.00 $5,871.00 $6,180.00


To secure your accommodation, you will need to pay the following fees first:

Deposit Break Down 

Full Year

Semester Only

Administration Fee $100.00 $100.00
Bond $450.00 $450.00
Activity Fee $120.00 $80.00
Total  $670.00 $630.00

Please note: Cancellations must be received by 20 January 2021 to secure a refund of the bond and activity fee. The administration fee is non-refundable. 

Contract dates 2021



Start and end dates

Full year 40 weeks 16 February 2021 to 23 November 2021
Semester one 19 weeks 16 February 2021 to 29 June 2021
Semester two 20 weeks 6 July 2021 to 23 November 2021


  • Residential staff provide pastoral care and support 24/7.
  • Six Residential Assistants live onsite within the halls to provide after-hours support.
  • Evening Duty Supervisor lives onsite.
  • Campus security available 24/7. 
  • A residential life programme of activities and events is run throughout the year.
  • We focus on community building, well-being, life skills and academic success.
  • Accommodation handbook - Auckland halls (1,617 KB)



Self-catered. Residents cook their own meals in their apartment.


Unlimited wireless internet is included in the room rates and is provided throughout the village.


The living area is heated and each bedroom has a heater.


Basic furniture and whiteware is provided. Fully furnished kitchen, dining and lounge areas. Each bedroom comes with a king single bed, desk, chair, noticeboard, bookshelf and wardrobe with drawers and a mirror. Residents can bring their own towels and bedding or purchase a linen pack at a cost of $125.00.


The laundry is located at the rear of Te Rito, with 24-hour access. Card-operated washing machines and dryers available at a cost of $3 per load. You will need to provide the washing powder.


Car parks are available outside the apartment building. Parking is $125 per semester.

A free bike rack is located outside Te Rito.

Te Rito social hub

Te Rito is a communal social hub for all residents of Te Ōhanga village. Facilities available to residents are a:

  • Study room
  • Casual dining area
  • Lounge with SKY TV and media facilities
  • Music room set up with drum kit, electric keyboard, guitar and amplifier
  • Games room with a pool table, table tennis, Xbox One and PS4
  • Vending machines for drinks and snacks
  • Communal laundry
  • Outdoor BBQ and patio area
  • Basketball hoop
  • Bike rack

The reception desk is also located in the Te Rito building.

Tour our apartment accommodation

Take a virtual tour of an apartment and Te Rito social hub.

Contact details


Phone: +64 9 213 6600
Emergency only phone: +64 27 222 8242

Postal address:

Te Ōhanga Village
Massey University
Private bag 102904
North Shore
Auckland 0745


Albany, Auckland

Contact us Mon - Fri 8:30am to 4:30pm 0800 MASSEY (+64 6 350 5701) TXT 5222 Web chat Staff Alumni News Māori @ Massey