Welcome to Te Piringa - Faculty of Law

The study and practice of law is exciting, challenging and extremely rewarding. This website will provide you with detailed information about the Waikato law programmes, career opportunities for graduates and the excellent facilities and extensive resources offered to students. Learn more about Te Piringa - Faculty of Law.

Law News & Events

Become a Law Student for a Day 5 Oct 2016

Join us at our Hamilton campus to experience a day in the life of a Waikato law student.

Become a Law Student for a Night in Tauranga 4 Oct 2016

Ever thought about enrolling in law? Spend an evening with other like-minded people and experience first-hand what being a law student in Tauranga could be like.

Tightening New Zealand gun laws 29 Sep 2016

University of Waikato Law Professor Al Gillespie has been advising MPs on the need for stricter gun laws in New Zealand.

Has our criminal justice system been compromised? 12 Sep 2016

Long-serving judge Sir Ron Young says the right to a fair trial in New Zealand is being undermined in a variety of ways.

Success Stories

Angela Vanderwee, Bachelor of Laws (Hons) (LLB(Hons))

Angela Vanderwee is one of six law students from around New Zealand selected for a two-year term as a judge's clerk at the Auckland High Court. Read More

The future is calling and we've answered that call