Campus Locations

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.

UOW Location Map
  • Main campus, Hamilton city, Waikato region
  • Tauranga city campus, Bay of Plenty region

Hamilton Campus

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.

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.

Please call 07 837 9469 for more information.

Auckland Recruitment Office

The University has a recruitment office based in Auckland, where prospective students, and their families and whānau, can talk to us about study options, get support with the enrolment process, and learn more about scholarships, accommodation, student support and other services.

Ground Floor, 1a 21 Putney Way
Manukau, Auckland
New Zealand

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.

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