Undergraduate Orientation Programme

Get started as an undergraduate bachelors student at the University of Auckland with your faculty session, welcome events and activities.

A UniGuide holding a paddle with the number 159 on it leading a group of students

On your Orientation Day, you can expect to be welcomed by the UniGuides and experience a Mihi Whakatau as you get to know the University and your faculty. Test your skills in our campus tour challenge before ending the day with a fun social event!

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

Wednesday 12 July

Time: 8.30am-1.30pm
Location: Sir Owen G Glenn building (OGGB) Foyer, 12 Grafton Road, Auckland 1010

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

Engineering and Science Orientation

Thursday 13 July

Time: 8.30am-1.30pm
Location: Sir Owen G Glenn building (OGGB) Foyer, 12 Grafton Road, Auckland 1010

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

Education and Social Work (EDSW) Orientation

Please refer to the EDSW Orientation page to find out your Orientation details.

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

Law Part One Orientation Session

If you're starting Law Part One, please attend this session in addition to your faculty session.

Tuesday 11 July

Time: 2-4pm
Location: The Algie Lecture Theatre (801-209), 9 Eden Crescent, Auckland 1010

Family Orientation

As a student at the University of Auckland, you have access to many support services. It's helpful for your whānau to know about these too to support your student journey. Join us for a 45-minute workshop where our Health Promotion Advisers will provide information about the services available.

Date: Wednesday 12 July
Time: 6-6.45pm
Location: Online

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

DELNA

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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