Tertiary

University of Otago Liaison contacts during Alert Level 4

 

Our contact details are here: https://www.otago.ac.nz/liaison/index.html

 

We’ve made a little video about our liaison team – check it out here on our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/UOLiaison/posts/2582941401946302

and our Facebook page is - https://www.facebook.com/UOLiaison .

Tertiary Study: Important Dates for 2020

Waikato University

  • 10th March: University of Waikato presentation Fairfield College 10:30am

  • 31st July:  Waikato University Open Day.

  • 1st August:  Halls of Residence Applications open.

  • 31st August:  Scholarship applications close.

  • 1st October:  Halls of residence applications close.

  • Check the closing dates of applications for your program of study on websites and/or in the Undergraduate Prospectus.

 

Auckland University

  • 13th March:  Auckland University Visit to Fairfield College 9:00am.

  • 18th May:  Scholarship Applications open

  • 7th – 8th June: Careers Expo Claudelands Event Centre, UoA will be present.

  • 28th July:  Auckland Future Student Evening.

  • 1st August:  Applications for accommodation opens.

  • 12th August Course planning at Fairfield College 9.00am

  • 19th August:  Scholarship applications close.

  • 20th August:  Course Planning at Fairfield College.

  • 29th August:  Auckland University Open Day, 9:00 – 3:30pm.

  • 28th September:  Applications for first offer accommodations close.

  • There is no closing date for accommodation applications. However, to be considered in the first round of offers which are made in October, applications must be received by the end of September.

  • For school leaver applicants who must provide a reference with their accommodation application, your reference should be received by no later than 15 September if you want your application to be considered for a First Offer which go out at the beginning of October. Any applications which are received after September will go onto the wait list, as further offers will be made as withdrawals are received

  • Check the closing dates of applications for your program of study on websites and/or in the Undergraduate Prospectus: Perfect

 

AUT – Auckland University of Technology

  • 24th March AUT presentation Fairfield College 10:30am

  • 7th, 8th & 9th July:  AUT IGNITE, experience AUT Year 12 and 13’s, AUT Campuses.

  • 27th July AUT Course planning Fairfield College 10:00am

  • 1st August Accommodation applications open

  • 29th August:  AUT Live Open day, catch shuttle from Southern Campus to City Campus.

  • 1st September:  Scholarship applications close.

  • The closing date each year for the School Leaver Scholarships is always 1st September.  All information on the scholarships can be found here on the AUT website – Secondary School Scholarships:

https://www.aut.ac.nz/study/fees-and-scholarships/scholarships-and-awards-at-aut/secondary-schools-scholarships

 

  • Other first year scholarships are mentioned on the above web page and can be viewed on the AUT Scholarships database:

https://www.aut.ac.nz/study/fees-and-scholarships/scholarships-and-awards-at-aut/scholarships-database

  • Check the closing dates of applications for your program of study on websites and/or in the Undergraduate Prospectus.

Massey University

  • 11th March:  Fairfield College visit 9.00am.

  • 9th June: Waikato Information Evening @ TBC – 6:00pm – 7:30pm

  • 1st August:  Accommodation applications for 2021 open.

  • 5th August:  Manawatu Open day.

  • 21st August:  Wellington Campus Open Day.

  • 22nd August:  Auckland Campus Open Day.

  • 1st October:  First round of Massey accommodation offers are sent to selected applicants.

  • Please be aware that scholarships are advertised and open for application three months prior to their closing date

  • Check the closing dates of applications for your program of study on websites and/or in the Undergraduate Prospectus.

  • For up-to date info about Massey scholarships. Please visit massey.ac.nz/scholarships

 

Victoria University

  • 2nd July:  Information Evening, Claudelands Event Centre, 6:00pm – 8:00pm.

  • 1st August: Accommodation applications open.

  • 21st August:  University Open Day, Victoria University, Wellington.

  • 1st September:  Scholarship applications close.

  • 1st October:  Accommodation applications are due.

  • 1st October:  Online enrolments are open

  • 1st December:  Applications due for 2021 limited-entry courses

  • 20th January:  Applications due for all 2021 programmes and courses (it is encouraged to have all these applications in by 10 December)

  • Check the closing dates of applications for your program of study on websites and/or in the Undergraduate Prospectus.

 

Canterbury University

  • 9th July:  Open Day on Campus

  • 1st August:  Applications open for accommodation.

  • 15th September:  Common Confidential Reference Form (CCRF) required for NZ school leavers.

  • 24th September (12.00pm):  Accommodation applications close.

  • 1st October:  Offers of accommodation will be offered

  • 21st October:  Due date for responses to offers of accommodation plus required deposit if accepting.

  • Check the closing dates of applications for your program of study on websites and/or in the Undergraduate Prospectus.

 

Otago University

  • 12th March:  Visit Fairfield College, 9:30am.

  • 19th March:  Information Evening Hamilton, Hamilton Boys High School Hall, 6.30pm – 7.30pm.

  • 1st July: Entrance Scholarships Applications Open

  • 1st August:  Residential College accommodation applications open online.

  • 15th August:  Applications due for main entrance scholarships.

  • 15th September:  Accommodation applications- confidential school references due

  • 30th September: Closing Date for Residential College applications

  • Check the closing dates of applications for your program of study on websites and/or in the Undergraduate Prospectus.

 

 

Scholarships: giveME Generosity New Zealand

1. All students need to sign up on your unique URL:

https://search.generosity.org.nz/users/register/sign_up?code=280-1475

 

2. You will receive a confirmation email with a link to confirm your account after signing up.  Please also check your spam/junk folder if the confirmation email went there.

 

3. After confirming your account, you can now log in with just your email and password to:

https://search.generosity.org.nz/users/sign_in

Scholarships: Moneyhub

 

University Scholarships for Year 13 Students
MoneyHub, a consumer finance website, has published a guide to hundreds of scholarships for any student planning to start university in 2021. The comprehensive list includes scholarships offered by every university as well as those specifically available to local students. A list of privately-funded, Maori, Pacific and International university scholarships completes the list.

Applications close throughout the year, with tens of millions of dollars available. MoneyHub has also published a list of tips for scholarship success. 
For more details and to find suitable scholarships, visit the MoneyHub Scholarship page

https://www.moneyhub.co.nz/scholarships-nz.html

We believe our page is the most complete Year 13 scholarship listing available

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