News and Updates
Celebrating our distinguished alumni
A businessman, an author and a professor are this year's University of Waikato distinguished alumni.
Top educator acknowledged
The work of educator Mere Berryman was acknowledged nationally when she was named one of three finalists for Kiwibank New Zealander of the Year.
Young Waihi couple awarded big uni scholarships
Waihi couple Savannah Harvey and Shaun McNeil, both 18, have won more than $45,000 in scholarships to study at the University of Waikato.
Panirau on pathway to excellence
Panirau Paekau is starting university this week thanks to the University of Waikato’s Pathways to Excellence programme.
Foundation welcomes new Trustee
The University of Waikato Foundation welcomes newly appointed Trustee, Susan Hassall
Father and son benefit from University initiative
Former Te Kuiti High School student Trent Ammon is starting university this week thanks to the University's Te Ara ki Angitū: Pathways to Excellence programme.
Economics research proves a winner
Dr Leo Krippner's research is finding favour in the world's central banks.
Cyber security forum coming to New Zealand
The annual International Organization for Standardization (ISO) event responsible for cyber security international standards such as the ISO/IEC 27000 series is coming to Hamilton in April this year.
NZ Police and Waikato University form research partnership
New Zealand Police and the University of Waikato are working together to establish a world-class research centre.
Waikato University wins international award for sustainability
The University of Waikato has won the Student Engagement Award at the 2016 Green Gown Awards Australasia (GGAA). The award was presented at an event on Australia’s Sunshine Coast on 3 November.