Information Sessions

Throughout the year our team of Future Student Advisers 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.

Information Sessions

Come along to one of our information sessions 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 Advisers available to answer any questions you might have. Register for a session closest to you.

  Date Time Location Register
Tauranga Careers Expo9-10 August 9am-3pm Trustpower Arena, TaurangaNot required
Taranaki Careers Expo 18-19 August 10am-3pmTSB Stadium, New PlymouthNot required
Taranaki Information Evening 19 August 5:30pm-7pmPlymouth International Hotel, New PlymouthRegister
King Country Information Evening20 August4.30pm-7pmTe Kūiti Community House, Te KūitiRegister
Whakatāne Drop-in Evening20 August3.30pm-6pmLightning Hub, WhakatāneRegister
Tauranga Information Evening22 August5.30pm-8pmTauranga CampusRegister
Rotorua Whānau Evening28 August5.30pm-7pmMillennium Hotel, RotoruaRegister
Parents Information Evening19 September6.30pm-8pmS Block, Hamilton CampusRegister

Drop-In information sessions

Drop-in information sessions are one on one appointments with a Student Adviser who can advise and offer guidance on all aspects of undergraduate study. A great opportunity to confirm paper selections, discuss scholarships and accommodation options, costs and support available at Waikato. Register first so we can prepare for your visit.

Hamilton Drop-In Sessions

Location: University of Waikato, Hamilton Campus, Student Centre

Date Time Register
Thursday 7 November 3pm - 7pmRegister
Thursday 14 November3pm - 7pm Register
Thursday 21 November 11am - 4pm Register

Tauranga Drop-In Sessions

Location: University of Waikato, Tauranga Campus, 101-121 Durham Street

Date Time Register
Tuesday 12 November 11am - 4pm Register
Tuesday 19 November 11am - 4pm Register
Tuesday 26 November11am - 4pmRegister
Tuesday 3 December3pm - 7pmRegister
Tuesday 10 December3pm - 7pmRegister

Auckland Drop-In Sessions

Location: Ground Floor, 1a 21 Putney Way, Manukau

Date Time Register
Tuesday 12 November 11am - 4pm Register
Tuesday 26 November 11am - 4pm Register

Can't make it to our information sessions?

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

To book an appointment with one of our advisers in Hamilton or Tauranga, please phone +64 7 838 4007 or email:

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 a member of our Future Students Team, 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.

To take a tour around our Hamilton or Tauranga campus please phone 07 838 4007 or email: