Sonoda Christchurch Campus
Small and friendly, with a maximum of 114 full-time residents, Sonoda Christchurch Campus is a modern accommodation facility with Japanese-inspired landscaped grounds. Sonoda will be well suited to you, regardless of your age or discipline. Depending on demand, alcohol-free and/or single-gender options are available. View our 360° panoramas.
Offering a smaller close-knit community, Sonoda will be providing pastoral care, events and activities suited to a younger more vibrant and lively community. University Hall is a convenient stop half way between Sonoda and the main Ilam campus, for breakfast or dinner.
Sonoda was the winner of the Student Volunteer Army inter-hall competition in 2016.
In 2018 Sonoda is providing a fully-catered 41-week contract to over 70 first year students at the same rate as a University Hall Ritz room - $15,047 NZD plus a deposit of $900 NZD.
Type of room available
- Single bed
- Living room and dining furniture
- Shared bathroom with bath
- Shared kitchen with basic essentials
- Shared washing machine and dryer
- Wash basin in bedroom
- Wifi throughout
- Secure bike storage
100GB provided per month for all UC students. An internet account will be activated on payment of tuition fees which can be topped up for $2.00 per GB.
13 January - 29 December 2018 (50 weeks)
Additional costs (NZ$)
Administration fee (non-refundable)
Resident's association fee
Contingency fee (refundable)
Meal plan (optional)
$129.50 per week (3 meals per day)
$90.30 per week (dinners only)
Bed linen pack (optional)
Payments and instalment dates (NZ$)
Fortnightly, term or semester (domestic students)
Semester only (international students)
For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org
UC Accommodation Student Village
Customer Services Team
C/- Ilam Apartments, 2 Homestead Lane,
Upper Riccarton, Christchurch 8041
T: +64 3 266 0400