New Zealand is located in the South Pacific, south east of Australia. The country is divided into two main islands of the North Island and the South Island. The University of Waikato is located in the North Island where it has a number of campuses.
The University of Waikato's main campus is in Hamilton, 4km from the city centre. The University campus is located in the suburb of Hillcrest and may be accessed from either Knighton Road or Hillcrest Road.
A satellite campus is located nearby in Ruakura Road.
- View a full campus map (in PDF format)
- Search for a building on campus in the campus map
- View parking information for the Hamilton campus - or view a parking map PDF
Hamilton CBD Office
Located on the ground floor of the PwC Centre (109 Ward St) in Hamilton’s CBD, this is a central place to make general inquiries, get study advice and buy merchandise. Office hours are 9am-5pm, Monday-Friday. Call 07 837 9469 for more information.
Ground Floor, 1a 21 Putney Way
University of Waikato, Tauranga
The University of Waikato also has a satellite campus in Tauranga, serving the Bay of Plenty region. The University's offerings are currently delivered from two sites, the Bongard Centre in Cameron Rd, and the Windermere Campus in conjunction with Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology.
It's an exciting time for the University of Waikato and the greater Bay of Plenty region with the development of the Tauranga CBD tertiary campus opening in 2019.