Drop in sessions and information evenings

Information Sessions

Throughout the year our team of Future Student Advisors host a number of information sessions and events. The team are here to answer your questions regarding study at the University of Waikato, they can offer you advice and support with selecting a degree/programme that best matches your career interests, support you with your application process and give advice on any other questions you may have about studying and student life here at Waikato.

If you are a current student and need help with re-enrolling or paper selection, please contact your relevant Faculty/School directly who will be able to help you.

Student Advisor

Information Evenings

Come along to one of our information evenings to find out what the University of Waikato has to offer. These sessions are held throughout the country and are usually scheduled in the evening so you and your family can attend. A presentation is provided about entry requirements, qualifications, scholarships, accommodation and support services. In addition, we will have Advisors available to answer any questions you might have. Register for a session closest to you.

Information sessions

Due to extended Level 3 restrictions in the Waikato region we have decided to no longer offer an in person event at this time. If you would like to speak with a student advisor please contact Victoria Gray - Future Student Advisor on 027 280 1062 or [email protected]. Alternatively join us online for a virtual event on Thursday 28th October

Register Date Location Time


Tuesday, 26 October

Tauranga Information Evening
University of Waikato Tauranga Campus - 101 Durham Street, Tauranga



Wednesday, 27 October Rotorua Information Evening
Pullman Hotel Rotorua - 1153 Arawa Street, Rotorua
Register Thursday, 28 October Virtual Information Evening 6-7pm
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Zoom Information Sessions

Our programme information/planning sessions via Zoom will provide you with a good understanding of the area of study you are interested in, and in a number of the sessions you’ll hear from students who are currently completing these degrees. You’ll even have the opportunity to ask questions!

Keep an eye out for future Zoom Information Sessions.

Student Advisor

Drop-In Information Sessions

Drop-in information sessions are one on one appointments with a Student Advisor who can advise and offer guidance on all aspects of undergraduate study. These are a great opportunity to confirm your paper selections, discuss scholarships and accommodation options, costs and support available at Waikato. Please register first so we can prepare for your visit. Keep an eye out for future drop-in sessions

Hamilton drop-in sessions

Register Date Location Time


Thursday, 14th October

University of Waikato, Hamilton Campus, Student Centre - Level Two

11am - 4pm

Can't make it to our information sessions?

Book an appointment to chat with one of our Future Student Advisors

Our Future Student Advisors would be delighted to have a one on one discussion with you about your future study at the University of Waikato.

Book an appointment

Alternatively, to book an appointment with one of our advisors in Hamilton or Tauranga, please phone +64 7 838 4007 or email: [email protected]

Book a campus tour

Our campus tours are a perfect way for prospective students and their families to see what the University of Waikato has to offer. A guided tour with one of our brilliant Student Ambassadors, it's a chance for you to explore our campuses, see our facilities and ask us any questions you may have about your study options, student support and student life at Waikato.

Book a campus tour

Alternatively, to take a tour around our Hamilton or Tauranga campus please phone 0800 WAIKATO or email: [email protected]