Orientation for new students

Due to the changing Alert Levels, orientation and Week One classes are being held online. Find out more about what to expect.

Check out our handy checklist for what you need to complete before you arrive, in the first week and more.

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Get to know other new students at virtual hangouts run throughout Orientation Week and Week One.

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Some orientation sessions were recorded, check them out here.

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Download Kāhu, the University's student app providing essential information, Covid-19 updates and tools all in one place.

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Find out what to expect from the orientation programme and what you'll get out of it.

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All about the cost of living, transport, leisure activities and how to make the most of your time at the University.

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A welcome message from the Vice-Chancellor

Professor Dawn Freshwater, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Auckland offers you a warm welcome.