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Totara Hall is ideal for first year students providing comfortable modern living. The hall offers spacious, fully furnished single occupancy rooms in the heart of the Manawatū campus. It's just a short stroll away from the Colombo Road bus stop and Student Central.
All students can pay by semester or full year. Only domestic students can pay on a weekly basis by direct debit.
|Catered-comfort - single room
|Base plan ($15.70 per day)||$322.00||$12,558.00||$5,796.00||$6,118.00|
|Light plan ($26 per day)||$354.00||$13,806.00||$6,372.00||$6,726.00|
|Regular plan ($34 per day)||$389.00||$15,171.00||$7,002.00||$7,391.00|
Please note: Room rates include the cost of reasonable electricity use. Residents who use an excessive amount of electricity will pay the extra cost.
Start and end dates
|Full year||39 weeks||16 February to 15 November 2020|
|Semester one||18 weeks||16 February to 21 June 2020|
|Semester two||19 weeks||5 July to 15 November 2020|
Fully or partially catered. Meals are served at the Dining Hall on Concourse. Residents can eat there or take meals away. Student ID cards will need to be presented to receive meals.
Wireless internet is available throughout the hall.
Social spaces are heated and each bedroom has a heater.
Basic furniture is provided. Items that are not provided by the hall will need to be supplied by the residents. Each room comes with a king single bed.
A laundry is located in both the Kanuka and Karaka communal spaces. Each laundry has 24-hour access. Washing machines and dryers are available.
Secure car parking is available on campus for $120 per semester. A $20 bond is required for the access card, which is refunded when the card is returned.
Free bike racks are located around the exterior of the hall. Limited spaces are available for rent in a secure bike shed. The cost is $25.00 ($20 bond and $5 maintenance fee).
Students can travel for free on the local Palmerston North bus service. Students must present their Massey student ID.
Kanuka is located between Rehab Road and Totara Hall and Karaka is just off Rehab Road, next to Miro and Tawa halls. These are communal spaces for all residents of the Turitea community. Facilities available in each space include:
Phone: +64 6 356 9099 extn. 84163
Emergency only phone: +64 27 246 2316 (Hall Duty RA)
Massey University - Totara Hall
Residential Services Office
Private Bag 11222
Palmerston North 4442
Rehab Road, Turitea, Palmerston North
Page authorised by Student Services Directorate
Last updated on Friday 15 November 2019