Faculty student associations

Join a faculty student association and meet others studying in your field. Contribute to student activities in your faculty.

Faculty of Arts

Check with your department for more information. See the Faculty of Arts website.


Business School

Auckland University Commerce Students' Association (AUCSA)

The AUCSA is an organisation that benefits commerce students through organising events such as corporate forums, the Commerce Ball and orientation barbecues.

Visit the AUCSA website


National Institute of Creative Arts and Industries

The NICAI Students’ Association aims to better the social and academic life of its members, providing opportunities to collaborate, network, and share creative knowledge and practice. The NSA brings together students from Architecture, Urban Planning, Fine Arts, Dance and Music.

Find out more about the NICAI Students’ Association.

Other associations for NICAI students

NICAI Narwhals Sports Society

NICAI Tuakana

UoA Dance Studies

Elam Students’ Association

School of Music Students’ Association

Auckland Young Planners

Society of Space

Student Architecture Network of New Zealand

Architects and Civil Engineers

Faculty of Education

Epsom Tai Tokerau Students' Association (ETTSA)

The ETTSA represents at both the Epsom and Tai Tokerau campuses of the Faculty of Education. ETTSA provides membership and access card for gym/pool facilities, student advocacy, locker hire, and a loan system for sports equipment.

Read more about ETTSA (Faculty of Education website)


Faculty of Engineering

Auckland University Engineering Students Association (AUES)

Auckland University Engineers Society (AUES) provides an important link between Engineering students and our professional body, the Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand (IPENZ).

AUES is largely a social body, organising events throughout the year to build student networks and friendships that exist far beyond university. We also act as the student voice within the faculty, liasing with staff on issues brought up by students.

The AUES president is Anthony Feeks. To contact AUES, email aues@auckland.ac.nz

Visit the AUES website

Other associations for engineering students


Faculty of Law

Auckland University Law Students' Society (AULSS)

The AULSS help make sure that law students keep active and engaged, providing forums, competitions and programmes to help with your studies and organising events such as the annual Law vs Med School Sports Day, Part II Camp.

There is a joining fee of $10 which will entitle you to all activities (subsidised in full or discounted) that the AULSS organises.

Find out more about the Auckland University Law Students Society (AULSS).

Other associations and clubs for law students


Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences

There is one faculty-wide student body association and there are other associations that are dependent on the programme you are enrolled in.


Faculty of Science

Faculty of Science Students Association (FoSSA)

The Faculty of Science Students Association aims to better the social and academic life of its members and bring together students from all the sciences.

Find out more about the Faculty of Science Students Association (FoSSA)