Welcome to Te Piringa - Faculty of Law

The study and practice of law is exciting, challenging and extremely rewarding. This website will provide you with detailed information about the Waikato law programmes, career opportunities for graduates and the excellent facilities and extensive resources offered to students. Learn more about Te Piringa - Faculty of Law.

Law News & Events

What do Kiwis think of encryption? 17 Dec 2018

New research by University of Waikato academics reveals what people value most when using encryption.

How to live a legacy 30 Nov 2018

PhD student Season-Mary Downs has been given an award from the Māori Law Association to recognise her work in the Northland community.

Waikato students off to Asia and Latin America 20 Nov 2018

Waikato students have been awarded a combined total of $304,685 through the Prime Minister’s Scholarship for Asia and Latin America.

Waikato success at National Kaupapa Māori Moot 23 Oct 2018

Waikato Māori law student Edmond Carrucan took out the Manukura Trophy for the winning team at the National Kaupapa Māori Moot competition last week.

Success Stories

Natalie Foster, Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Laws (Hons)

Natalie Foster is one of six law students from around New Zealand selected for a two-year term as a judge's clerk at the Auckland High Court.

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The future is calling and we've answered that call