Engineering Faculty Tours 2022

We’re excited to welcome anyone who wants to learn more about the Faculty of Engineering to join us on one of our preview tours.

Led by our current students, this tour will take you and your whānau around our engineering buildings, and will showcase the facilities and services we offer.
Register for your ticket(s) today.

Tour highlights

  • Meet current Engineering students and get their advice on how to make the most of your first year at university.
  • Explore our state-of-the-art Engineering facilities, like our lecture theatres, Multi-Disciplinary Learning Spaces, and our social and study areas
  • Learn about student life, clubs, and events happening within the faculty of engineering and the univeristy.
  • Get help with enrolment, course advice and timetable planning.

Frequently asked questions

Who can join this tour?

The Engineering Preview Tours 2022 are for any prospective students looking to join the Faculty of Engineering. We also warmly welcome whānau to join. 

Stay tuned for more upcoming events. 

How will these tours operate under the COVID-19 Protection Framework (traffic light system)?

Our tours will go ahead under all trafflic light levels with the right protocols in place. We require a one meter social distance between attendees, the tour guide and staff. Face masks must be worn at all times in the faculty buildings. Hand sanitizor will be available to those who wish to use it.

Are there vaccination requirements to join this tour?

No. The vast majority of students, staff and visitors do not need a My Vaccine Pass when coming on our campuses, or taking part in face-to-face University-managed activities. View out full policy here.
We do ask if you are feeling unwell or have COVID symptoms please stay at home. 

Are there specific clothing or footwear requirements?

All tour attendees and staff must wear a face mask when entering the faculty building. The tours will also walk through active research and lab environments, so for your comfort and safety please wear closed-toed shoes.

What disability access does the new building have?

Lifts are readily available and there are wheelchair ramps at each main entrance.

Can I take photos during the tour?

Photography is allowed on site and during the tour. However, we ask that you request permission before taking photos of staff and students, or their work.

Is there parking nearby?

There is paid parking available across the road in the Owen G Glenn Building (12 Grafton Road). We encourage you to use public transport when possible, as parking can be limited and campus is well served by both buses and trains.