Orientation is the time for new students to get acquainted with the University! Find out where things are, how to use our systems, what spaces are available for you to enjoy and who will support you during your time studying with us.
Immerse yourself in life at Waikato by joining a student club or society. There are a large variety of student clubs where you can meet like-minded students, gain new skills and, make lifelong friends.
Gain work-ready skills through volunteering activities, university participation, and attending workshops
Ease your transition into your new environment and set yourself up for success by signing up to the International Buddy Programme.
Choosing the right accommodation will help you transition smoothly to university life, get stuck into your studies and start building lifelong memories and friendships.
Study Abroad & Exchange students have the option to study at our Hamilton or Tauranga campuses.