Open Day

At Open Day you can explore study options, take a campus tour, view the Halls of Residence, talk to staff and experience what it is like to be a student at Waikato.

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Join us for Open Day!

Open Days are the perfect opportunity to see what the University of Waikato has to offer you.

Visit our beautiful campuses to learn about study pathways, subjects, degrees and the exciting careers they lead to. We've got information sessions, campus and accommodation tours, interactive activities, food stalls, prizes and live entertainment.

Start planning your next steps after secondary school at Open Day. We can't wait to see you there!

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Be in to win a PS5

Register for Hamilton Open Day or Tauranga Open Day to go into the draw to win a PS5.

Tauranga Open Day

Friday 21 June 2024
10am - 2pm

Join us for The University of Waikato Community Open Day

We welcome whānau, friends and the wider community to The University of Waikato Community Day.

Whether you are attending university for the first time, considering a postgraduate qualification to upskill or change careers, or are supporting a family member interested in tertiary study, come and talk to our friendly staff and get your questions answered.

Join us at The Pā, on our Hamilton campus, to learn about our flexible learning options, scholarships and the support services that set our students up for success.

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Download the WaikatoUni App

Download our app to find out what's happening on campus during Open Day, decide what information sessions, mini lectures and workshops you want to attend and find your way around campus.

Open Day Zones

At Open Day, we have 7 zones set up on campus. Each zone focuses on a group of subjects.

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