Location and maps

The Faculty of Arts is spread across five main buildings, organised around our four schools.

Arts Students' Centre and study and social space

The Arts Students' Centre and the Arts study and social space are located in the Social Sciences Building.

Cultures, Languages and Linguistics Building

Building 207, Symonds Street

Home of the School of Cultures, Languages and Linguistics, Building 207 (formerly Arts 2) is the base for the following subjects:

  • Asian Studies | Level 4
  • Applied Language Studies and Linguistics | Levels 2 and 3
  • European Languages and Literatures | Levels 4 and 5

Fale Pasifika and Waipapa Marae

Waipapa Marae

Wynyard Street

The Fale Pasifika and Waipapa Marae complexes are home to Te Wānanga o Waipapa, the School of Māori Studies and Pacific Studies.

Humanities Building

Building 206, Symonds Street

Home of the School of Humanities, Building 206 (formerly Arts 1) is the base for the following subjects:

  • Art History | Level 7
  • Classical Studies and Ancient History | Level 8
  • English | Level 6
  • History | Level 7
  • Philosophy | Level 4
  • Theological and Religious Studies | Level 4

Social Sciences Building

Building 201, Symonds Street

Home of the School of Social Sciences, the Arts Students' Centre and the Arts study and social space, Building 201 (formerly HSB) is the base for the following subjects:

  • Anthropology | Levels 7 and 8
  • Criminology | Level 9
  • Development Studies | Level 8
  • Media and Communication | Level 5
  • Politics and International Relations | Level 5
  • Sociology | Level 9