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Currently overseas? Start online

If you are currently located outside of New Zealand, you may be able to start your studies online until you can join us on campus.

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Planning to study in New Zealand?

Find out more about starting or continuing your studies with us on campus in New Zealand.

Fees and Costs

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.

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How to Apply

Thank you for choosing the University of Waikato to study. This section will guide you through the application process to make it a smooth and simple process.

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Preparing to come to New Zealand

Once you have applied to the University, and accepted your offer, there are some key things you will need to do to prepare to come to New Zealand.

Accommodation options

We have accommodation options available for both our Hamilton and Tauranga campuses. Our Halls of Residences offer a home-away-from-home environment with full support, catered options and the opportunity to make lifelong friends. We also have homestay options for those under 18 years old and accommodation available over the summer break.

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