Rotorua | New Zealand

Service Skills Centre on Tutanekai St runs a free one-day Hair / Beauty Career Days every Wednesday during the school holidays 9:30am-3pm. Gain practical experience of what working in this industry involves. You must register to attend. Places limited. Free Phone 0800 967 554.

A note from Auckland University We are looking forward to welcoming your students for Open Day 2021. This year we will be holding Open Day Online on 29 June and Open Day On Campus on 28 August. Please see our website to register for updates for these events. Our Open Day page on our website will also shortly be updated with further details, the Open Day programme and regional buses. We encourage students to register for updates – a great way for students to receive up to date information from the University and information that relates to their specific areas of interest.


20th Massey University Campus Visit Day – Wellington
21st Massey University Campus Visit Day – Auckland
20th Victoria University Open Day
20th Otago University Radiation Therapy On campus Open Day, 3-5pm, Wellington campus
28th AUT Open Day on Campus
28th University of Auckland Open Day, City Campus

9th UC Open Day

Lincoln University – Monday 23rd August 9am. In front Meeting Room.
WINTEC – Wednesday 25th August 11am. In front Meeting Room.
Canterbury University – Thursday 26th August 10am. In front Meeting Room.
Victoria University – Tuesday 31st August 9-11am. In front Meeting Room.
Auckland University Course Planning Monday 6th September 10.30am
Massey University Course planning Thursday 9th September 9am.
Otago University –Thursday 23rd September 8.30am. In front Meeting Room.
Course Planning will be held in the Front Meeting Room next to the Main Reception.
Appointment Schedules are now available in the Careers Office for Year 13s to register. Please ensure you make an
appointment time.

The Defence Force is planning a base visit to Waiouru at the end of this month in the hope of showcasing one of our trades in the NZ Army.

From Sunday the 29th to Tuesday the 31st of August, Gunners from the Army will be doing some training in Waiouru. Defence Recruiting will be hosting a group of students interested in a career in the Army to visit the base, see the Gunners in action and get a ‘feel’ of what the Army is like. Numbers are limited so sign up in Careers now.
Travel down and back, and accommodation will be organised at no cost.

Otago University Virtual Open Day Tune into the Virtual Open Day segment to hear about life at Otago from those who know it best – our students.
Register here

Hands on at Otago
Experience a week of the Otago student life over the summer holidays. Apply now

WiE CAN Women in Engineering Residential Programme

Over the last three years, Canterbury University has held the WiE CAN Women in Engineering Residential Programme for 60 STEM enthusiasts from across Aotearoa. We’re excited to announce that WiE CAN will return in 2022!

Featuring hands-on sessions, inspiring presentations, and fun social activities, this is the perfect opportunity for Year 12 female students to explore the limitless opportunities offered in engineering.

Applications are now open and close Friday 13 August. Spaces limited to 60 students.

Date: 16-20 January 2022

Location: UC College of Engineering, Christchurch

Eligibility: Open to female students completing Year 12 in 2021 at a New Zealand high school.

Cost: FREE! We will cover all programme, accommodation and food costs. Travel expenses excluded, however assistance is available for those experiencing financial hardship.

AUT University

  • Open Day – AUT LIVE Saturday 28th of August. AUT LIVE 2021.
  • AccommodationAccommodation – AUT – applications for accommodation open from the 1st of August. Previous years it has been the 1st of October but his year it’s been moved forward. One reason for this is so that applications for accommodation are already open for the Open Day.

    AUT accommodation is on a first come first served basis. It does tend to fill up so it won’t hurt to get an application in quickly. To apply students will need a student ID number, and so they need to have already applied for a programme.

    This is for:
    • The Akoranga Student Village on the North Shore Campus ($289 per week)
    • The one bedroom studio apartments on Mayoral Drive City Campus ($375 per week)
    • The flat-style apartments on Wellesley Street City Campus ($275 – small room, $299 – medium room, $319 – large room)

Update from University of Canterbury

We look forward to seeing your students on campus. The best time for students to visit our attractive and welcoming campus is during Rā Tōmene | UC Open Day on 9 September 2021. Please encourage your students to register for this event or a campus tour if they want to visit sooner.

Auckland University

Open Day 2021The University of Auckland Open Day 2021 will be held on campus on our City Campus on Saturday 28 August 2021 from 9am – 3:30pm.For those travelling to Auckland, our bus registrations are now open and students are able to register their seat on these free buses. Seats are limited so please encourage your students to visit to register which will then allow students to click on the links to register for the buses.

Students who have registered via the page will be able to view the Open Day programme, bus timetable and Open Day timetable by signing in at

Ngā Wharenoho / Accommodation

Applications from school leavers for accommodation for the 2022 year are now open. To find out further information on how to apply, accommodation fees, and accommodation options for school leavers please visit see our website for further information.