Campus facilities

Studying at our Tauranga campus? Check out the facilities and services available to you.

Hamilton Campus

With so much going on for students at the University of Waikato, it pays to know your campus. There are a number of services and facilities housed and available on-site, including the shopping complex by the Village Green, recreational facilities, car parking, facilities for parents and bus services.


The University of Waikato has partner clubs across a range of sporting codes, as well as more than 50 cultural groups and clubs affiliated with Waikato Student Union.

Campus Crèche

The University of Waikato Campus Crèche is situated opposite B Block on Hillcrest Road. The Crēche has facilities for 100 children aged from three months to five years. Places are limited. For more information, visit Campus Crèche online or phone +64 7 838 4034.

There is also a Kohanga Reo (a preschool where children are taught in te reo Māori), Te Kohanga Reo o Ngā Kuaka, near the University at 159 Silverdale Road. Places fill very quickly so enquire early. Phone +64 7 856 2982.

The Access Room

The Access Room is a study place and rest area for students with disabilities. Specialised computer and other equipment is available. Located in the Student Services Building.