A great residential experience in Dunedin

City College provides warm, safe and comfortable accommodation for students from the University of Otago and Otago Polytechnic.

Have fun and Meet new friends from day one

City College provides an environment that makes it easy to make friends

Everything within an Easy Walk

City College is five minutes walk from Campus and only a few minutes more to the Centre of town

Register Your Interest

City College welcomes you to register your interest whether you are applying for full-time study at either University of Otago or Otago Polytechnic.

Our experienced team at City College are fully immersed into the college lifestyle, ensuring a pleasant, safe and enjoyable environment for our residents. Enjoy our newly refurbished student hubs, providing a fantastic vibrancy for students to engage in the welcoming atmosphere we are known for.

We are proud to be supporting students, enabling them to achieve their goals both academically and socially. So register your interest and secure a place in our community.


Exams are over

Exams are over

Congratulations to all our current and past city college residents for completing your first semester exams. Have a safe and enjoyable break. You deserve it!

Exam Period Begins

Best of luck to all our current and alumni university students starting their semester 1 exam period. work hard it, it will all pay off!

Otago Tertiary Open Day

The Annual Otago tertiary open day is being held Monday 8th of May. During the 8th as well as the 6th and 7th if May, City College will be providing guided tours. So come on down and check us out.

City College Ball

The City College annual ball is fast approaching, being held 5th of May, at the Otago early settlers museum. 


ANZAC DAY is almost upon us, and as such an RA will be accompanying students down to the cenotaph for dawn service. A cooked breakfast will be provided after.

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