Māori ki Waikato Orientation


A "must attend" day for all new Māori students to Te Whare Wānanga o Waikato where you will learn about the services, support, networks and social groups designed to help you achieve, thrive and enjoy your time at Waikato.  You can register your attendance here. Ko tō ringa ki ngā rākau Pākehā - hear from current students about how to succeed at Uni. Ko tō ngākau ki ngā taonga a ō tūpuna - meet the Māori support networks that will help you on your journey. Kia Māori te mahi - see how we roll as a big whānau and reap the rewards!

Tuesday 20th February Schedule

9:30 Māori Mentor Mix & Mingle

Register with your faculty mentor unit and also meet some of the Māori student group leaders

S Block Foyer
10:00 Student Panel Presentation

Hear from current students about their experiences and how you can succeed at Uni.

11:00 Faculty Visit with Māori Mentors

Break off into groups and follow mentors to your faculty for a quick tour.

Across campus
12:30 Kaitahi

BBQ lunch and your opportunity to win spot prizes!

Tainui Courtyard
  • Te Waiora o Waikato students perform for new Māori students

  • Haerenga ki Mauao/Maunga Maunganui

  • New students are welcomed at the Uni-wide Pōwhiri