Supporting the University of Waikato
Nau mai, haere mai. Welcome to the University of Waikato Foundation. A charitable entity, the Foundation was established as an independent charitable trust supporting and resourcing the University of Waikato. Many great universities of the world have been built on a solid foundation of philanthropy, and with the support of our community, we can continue delivering a truly world-class university in the heart of New Zealand.
You can help present and future generations of University of Waikato students and staff. Your gift will make a difference in helping us prepare the leaders and innovators of tomorrow.
The University of Waikato's 2017 annual report is now available online.
Generous scholarships up for grabs at new Tauranga campus (13 July 2018)
The future looks bright for tertiary students opting to study in the Bay, thanks to a new series of scholarships generously donated by the Tauranga Tertiary Campus Charitable Trust (TTCCT).
University of Waikato’s rankings rise in Asia-Pacific (28 June 2018)
Continuing our strong performance in international rankings, the University of Waikato has risen to #65 in the Times Higher Education’s measure for the Asia-Pacific region.
Scholarship to unlock secrets of climate change (27 June 2018)
Master of Science (Research) student Ingrid Lindeman was recently awarded the William Georgetti Scholarship to assist her climate change research quest.
PhD student Conor McNeill may be specialising in fatigue monitoring in rugby union but there’ll be no rest for him as he embarks on three years of study. He's the inaugural recipient of the University of Waikato – Bay of Plenty Rugby Union Doctoral Scholarship.
A message from Jim Bolger
Throughout my life, I have been a strong supporter of education. Travelling the world as Prime Minister and then as Ambassador to the US, I witnessed first-hand how education can transform people and nations.
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