Bishop Julius Hall

Bishop Julius Hall is just a 5-10 minute walk through the University gardens to the Central Library, lecture theatres and other student facilities. The hall has a tradition of excellence since 1917.  With a large study centre and a landscaped central courtyard, the hall provides a warm and friendly environment for you to obtain the best academic results and to make lifelong friends amongst the 169 residents.  View our 360° panoramas.

Type of room available

Single room

  • Bishop Julius Hall students on laptops in bedroom

    $16,580 NZD per year (38 weeks) - 2017 Fees

    Single room, fully-catered, 3 meals a day, 7 days a week


  • bed icon Single king bed
  • bookshelf icon Bookshelves
  • Wardrobe icon Wardrobe
  • Desk icon Desk
  • Thermometer icon Heating
  • Dining Hall icon Dining Hall
  • bathtub icon Shared bathroom
  • Cutlery icon Shared kitchenette
  • Laundry icon Shared washing machine and dryer
  • Internet icon Wifi
  • bicycle icon Secure bike storage


100GB provided per month for all students.  An internet account will be activated on payment of tuition fees which can be topped up for $2.00 per GB.

Contract dates

15 February 2017 - 24 hrs after your final university commitment

Additional costs

Administration fee
$300 NZD

Residents' Association Fee
$200 NZD

Contingency fee
$300 NZD

Car parking
$100 NZD per year

More information

For more information, see the Bishop Julius Hall website.

Postal Address:

Bishop Julius Hall
90 Waimairi Road, Ilam
Christchurch 8041

T: +64 3 364 2747

Laura Goodman

Laura Goodman

'It’s super easy to integrate yourself into the university community and make it a home away from home...'

Michael mcadam

Michael McAdam

'If you’re thinking about a year in a hall of residence, definitely do it...'