Postgraduate Orientation Programme

Get started as a postgraduate student at the University of Auckland with your faculty session, welcome events and activities.

One student in black t-shirt carrying a black backpack talking to student wearing grey shirt at postgraduate orientation. Other students in the background.

Arts, Business, Creative Arts and Industries (CAI), Engineering and Science Orientation

Tuesday 11 July

Time: 1-4.30pm
Location: Sir Owen G Glenn building (OGGB) Foyer

Event Time
Registration opens 12.30pm
Mihi whakatau 1pm
Kai and networking 1.15pm
Careers Session 1.30pm
UoA 101 2pm
Faculty sessions 2.30pm
Postgraduate Students' Association (PGSA) Social 3.30pm
Campus Tour (optional) 4.30pm

We encourage all international students to also attend the International Orientation.

Education and Social Work (EDSW) Orientation

Orientation for EDSW postgraduate students will take place on Wednesday 12 July from 9am. Please refer to the EDSW Orientation page for all the details.

We encourage all international students to also attend the International Orientation.

Rainbow Orientation

The University is hosting its very first Rainbow Orientation just for you! If you identify with our LGBTQIA+, Takatāpui or MVPFAFF+ communities, come along to hear about what rainbow life is like here and meet some new cool people.

Date: Wednesday 19 July
Time: 5pm
Location: Unleash Space, 20 Symonds Street, Auckland 1010


You must complete DELNA at the beginning of your studies. Book now to complete it. You can use your own computer or one of the computer clusters on campus.

To complete, you can book in now for a DELNA session booking.

Learn more by visiting DELNA for students.

Orientation | Mihi whakatau

As part of your welcome to the University of Auckland, you will experience a mihi whakatau ceremony.

For more information, please see What is a mihi whakatau?

Enrolment help

Each semester, you can seek help with your enrolment. For further information, please visit our Course advice and structuring your programme page.

New student app

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

For further details about the app, please visit our Kāhu page.

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