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Fees and Costs

It's important to work out how much studying will cost you and how you will pay for study expenses like tuition fees and course-related costs, as well as your living expenses. This means you can get on with what you came to university to do and learn.

Tuition fees

Domestic tuition fees

Approximate annual tuition fees and costs for domestic students enrolled in one year of full-time study.

International tuition fees

Approximate annual tuition fees and costs for international students enrolled in one year of full-time study.

Sample tuition fees

A helpful guide to calculate what your fees could be if you know which papers you are enrolling in.

Fees calculator

Use the fees calculator to work out the total cost for your programme of study if you know which papers you are enrolling in.

Paying your fees

How to pay your tuition fees

Find out the various ways in which you can pay your fees at the University of Waikato.

Student Loans and Student Allowances

Domestic students can apply for Student Loans and Student Allowances offered through StudyLink.

Scholarships

The University of Waikato has many scholarships available to students which can help offset the cost of studying.

Other costs

Non-tuition fees

In addition to your tuition costs you may need to pay some non-tuition fees while you study at the University.

Cost of living

You will need to have sufficient money to cover your accommodation and living costs.

Accommodation costs

Find out what the costs are for staying at the Halls of Residence or through our Homestay accommodation service.