No evidence potential security threat real

Friday 10 November

Waipapa Taumata Rau, University of Auckland has been working with the New Zealand Police to investigate a potential security threat made against the University on social media last night.

The police have now determined that there is no evidence to suggest the threat is real.

Staff and students can feel safe coming onto campus today, and exams will proceed as planned.

We acknowledge the disruption this incident may have caused to our staff and students. If you need support or guidance:


Students and staff

  • Support for members of diverse faith and spirituality communities is available through the Maclaurin Chaplaincy


Please note that this incident is unrelated to the Employment Court hearing currently underway.