Student support services

Key services at the University that provide a service that caters to a Pacific audience.

Counselling services

The University of Auckland provides a counselling service for students and staff, offering support for a wide range of issues and difficulties that have the potential to impact on your academic performance.

Sarah Sala McRobie is the University's Pasifika Counsellor. Read more about Pasifika counsellor Sarah Sala McRobie.

All appointments are made through the main reception. Sarah is available Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.

Get more information About Counselling Services.

Sarah Sala McRobie
Pasifika Counsellor, University Health Services
Phone: +64 9 373 7599 ext: 87681


Career Development and Employment Services (CDES)

Career Development and Employment Services provides a wide range of services to meet the growing needs of Pasifika students who are seeking assistance with option identification, decision making and forward planning – including improving awareness of and connectivity to the world of work, and effective job search techniques.

Riki Se Apa is a Career Development Consultant who works closely with staff in support of Pasifika students across all faculties.

Get more information online

Riki Apa
Career Development Consultant, CDES
Phone: +64 9 373 7599 ext: 89409

Career Development and Employment Services (CDES)
Room 126 The Clocktower
The University of Auckland

University Library

The University of Auckland Library has a number of specialist librarians to assist with researching a particular topic, helping students and staff find the material they need.

The Māori and Pasifika Services team manages the Matauranga Māori Collection and advises on the development of the Pasifika content of the New Zealand and Pacific Collection, located in the General Library.

Judy McFall-McCaffery is the Pacific Liaison Librarian, avaialble to assist students researching Pacific-related areas.
Read more about Judy McFall-McCaffery.

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Judy McFall-McCaffery
Pacific Liaison Librarian
Phone: +64 9 373 7599 ext: 83165