NAPIER, HAWKE’S BAY To apply for EIT accommodation, please indicate on your application
to study at EIT which accommodation you are interested in. We will send
EIT Napier offers three accommodation you an application package for the accommodation option of your choice.
options to international students More information is also available at www.eit.ac.nz/accomodation
– EIT Student Village, homestay
and the Flats on York. Students are Please note: Spaces fill up very quickly. Accommodation fee payment
also welcome to make their own is required to help secure a room.
Capacity EIT STUDENT VILLAGE (NAPIER) HOMESTAY FLATS ON YORK (NAPIER)
Location 12 villas with 6 bedrooms More than 40 hosts 5 flats with 2-3 bedrooms in each
Accommodation (capacity of 72 people) (capacity of 55+ people)
One-minute walk to campus across Varies, up to 20-minute walk to campus 35-minute walk to campus, 10-minute
Food the road bike ride, 5-minute drive / bus ride
Own furnished room with shared kitchen, Own furnished room with shared kitchen, Own (or shared with one other).
Bedding and bathroom, lounge and living area bathroom, lounge and living area Furnished room with shared kitchen,
linen bathroom, lounge and living area
Internet Self-catered. Kitchen facilities provided Food for three meals per day provided. Self-catered. Kitchen facilities provided
but students purchase and cook their Students will receive a cooked dinner but students purchase and cook their
Electricity own food but may sometimes prepare their own own food. There is a supermarket across
Airport pickup breakfast and lunch the road
Welcome pack Bedding pack available from EIT for Provided Linen provided
Cost $145, which includes a pillow, sheets,
duvet, duvet cover and towel A fair and reasonable amount is Included in weekly cost
Unlimited GB included in weekly cost provided. You will need to clarify this
with your individual homestay family Included in weekly cost
Included in weekly cost Included in weekly cost EIT will arrange pickup for you at
EIT will arrange pickup for you at Your homestay family will collect you Hawke’s Bay Airport. FREE!
Hawke’s Bay Airport. FREE! from Hawke’s Bay Airport Includes two instant meals
Includes two instant meals Not included $195 per week, + bond
$180 per week ($200 deposit) $220 per week
EIT STUDENT VILLAGE NAPIER HOMESTAY FLATS ON YORK
The EIT Student Village (SV) is a self-catering If you are an English language student, we The Apartments on York are a self-catering
complex of 12 villas housing six students in strongly recommend you apply for homestay complex of 5 units with 2 bedrooms in each
each, and on-site managers providing 24-hour accommodation. Our homestay families flat. These are ideal for students who want
support for resident students. The SV is provide a warm and welcoming environment flexibility and independence, or those with
located on campus next to the Sports Centre with your own room and meals provided. partners.
and bus stop. It gives you the opportunity to assimilate
into the New Zealand way of life by becoming PRIVATE ACCOMMODATION
Students will be required to pay a one-off part of a local family.
$200 deposit plus 20 weeks’ rent in advance Students are welcome to arrange their own
and sign a contract with the SV for a minimum All of our homestay families are carefully private accommodation. Rent ranges from
of one semester (20 weeks). selected and supervised. They have been $150–$250 per week depending on the
vetted by police and inspected by EIT staff. location and if utilities are included. Please
check the accommodation information, which
EIT endeavours to make the best match will be sent to students who are accepted
possible based on your personality and lifestyle. to study with us at EIT, for more information.
However, some requests may not be met due
to homestay family availability at the time.
ESSENTIAL INFORMATION | international.eit.ac.nz | Eastern Institute of Technology
There are many different types of accommodation available for international Students can either choose to stay
students in Auckland. EIT Auckland has identified two accommodation options with a homestay family or in private
that may be suitable for you, including homestay with a New Zealand family accommodation. Staff at EIT will help with
or flatting at one of our partner apartment complexes. the arrangements for your accommodation.
Please indicate on your application form
HOMESTAY APARTMENT COMPLEX your requirements and staff at EIT Gisborne
will contact you directly to discuss the
A homestay offers you a chance to stay in a A popular option for apartment-style arrangements.
house with a New Zealand family. It provides accommodation is the Empire Student Please note: There is no Student Village
a warm and caring environment and is a Apartment Complex. Empire provides a complex on our Gisborne campus.
great opportunity to learn about kiwi culture. safe, secure, friendly, and comfortable living
Locations vary within the wider Auckland environment. Short-term rental options from NO PLACEMENT FEE FOR
region. Bookings are arranged through a four weeks up to one year are available. EIT ACCOMMODATION
homestay company, Host Families NZ. Contact EIT Auckland for bookings. ADMINISTRATION!
Costs are as follows: Costs are as follows:
ROOM TYPE RATES ROOM TYPE RATES
Single room $245/week Studio $245/week
– 2 meals Mon–Fri
– 3 meals Sat/Sun Single room in a
Lunch (Mon–Fri) $30/week shared apartment
Note: A booking fee applies
For more accommodation options please visit the EIT Auckland website:
Staff at EIT can help with the arrangements for your accommodation:
WE CAN ASSIST YOU TO FIND
WHEN THE OTHER OPTIONS
ARE FULLY BOOKED.
Eastern Institute of Technology | international.eit.ac.nz | ESSENTIAL INFORMATION