Parents' Guide

Parents' Guide cover 2016 edition

What's it like at the University of Auckland?

Students seek advice from a wide range of people when making decisions about what and where to study.

The support and guidance from parents, guardians and whānau is invaluable in helping them to think through the critical factors so they can make a choice that best matches their aspirations.

This guide is designed for parents, guardians, whānau, care-givers and other adults invested in a young person’s decision-making. It aims to inform you about studying at the University of Auckland and hopefully answer any questions you have.

You can request a copy to be posted to you by calling 0800 61 62 63
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Parents' Guide
(1.1 MB, PDF)