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Nearly $400,000 dollars awarded to future leaders

Ten secondary school students are being awarded nearly $40,000 each to study at the University of Waikato.

Sport and arts winners announced at University Blues Awards

Rower Zoe Stevenson and surf life saver Samuel Shergold took out the top two accolades at the 2014 Wallace Corporation University of Waikato Blues Awards.

Recent Stories

Rebecca Gladstone-Gallagher

Leaf litter research receives boost with Shirtcliffe Fellowship (22 October 2014)
Rotting leaf litter might not excite many people, but University of Waikato PhD candidate Rebecca Gladstone-Gallagher finds it fascinating.

Whetu Douglas

Former Waikato Uni student receives top rugby award (22 October 2014)
University of Waikato alumnus and Waikato Rugby Union player Whetu Douglas received high recognition recently for his outstanding role in rugby.


Waikato students get their satisfaction (22 October 2014)
Domestic students are overwhelmingly happy with the University of Waikato, scoring it highly in terms of learning, living, support and arrival on campus, according to a new student satisfaction survey.

Professor David Bloom

The business of ageing (22 October 2014)
Health and demography matter; they matter a lot, and policy makers also have a role to play in creating healthier and wealthier, better educated communities.

Tracey Slaughter

Top UK award for Waikato writer (22 October 2014)
University of Waikato English lecturer Dr Tracey Slaughter has won one of the UK’s top writing prizes.


Waikato scientists uncovering the secrets of mānuka trees (21 October 2014)
The results of a University of Waikato study surveying the flowers of mānuka trees around the North Island has been published in the Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry.

Tian and Davies Ltd

Waikato Entrepreneurs grateful for Internship Programme (21 October 2014)
One brings the no nonsense approach, the other provides the voice of reason; together they balance each other out.

Previous stories for 2014

Previous stories for 2014 and previous years are available.

University of Waikato celebrates 50 years

Celebrating 50 years!

Join us in 2014 as we celebrate 50 years of teaching and research excellence.

Distinctively Waikato

International students must meet particular language standards for reading, writing and speaking. Check the requirements to see if you meet the standards

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