University of Waikato Events Calendar

Get the best out of your university – keep up to date with all the amazing University of Waikato events happening on and around campuses in Hamilton, Tauranga and beyond.

Upcoming Events

  • Landing, Landings

    Date Monday 21 November 2022 - Friday 3 March 2023
    Location Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts, Main Gallery, UOW

    Landing, landings is part of an expanding body of site-specific work work developed by photographic artist Dr Mizuho Nishioka that explores the position between the natural environment and the representation…

  • to fashion

    to fashion
    Date Monday 28 November 2022 - Friday 14 April 2023
    Location Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts Foyer Galleries

    to fashion shifts the framing of the word ‘fashion’ from a noun to a verb, fashion as action. Developed by the New Zealand Fashion Museum (NZFM), this project marks the…

  • 4th Aotearoa New Zealand Sustainable Development Goals Summit

    Date Thursday 9 - Friday 10 February 2023
    Location Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts and Virtual

    REGISTER HERE You are warmly invited to attend the fourth Aotearoa New Zealand Sustainable Development Goals Summit on 9 and 10 February 2023 at the University of Waikato’s Hamilton Campus…

  • Saturday music classes - Term One 2023

    Date Saturday 11 February 2023
    Time 8am
    Location Gate 4, Hillcrest Road on the University of Waikato campus

    Enrolments are now open for Term One 2023 classes at the Waikato Community School of Music. Classes start on Saturday 11th February. The school offers both group-format music tuition at…

  • The Fertility Curve: An under-used trove of demographic information

    Date Tuesday 14 February 2023
    Time 12pm - 12:50pm
    Location K.G.01 and Zoom (

    What can a roughly bell-shaped curve tell us about the childbearing habits of a country? The fertility curve is a plot of births by age of women (usually, though could…

  • Orientation 2023

    Group of students laughing and chatting on the grass
    Date Monday 20 February - Friday 3 March 2023
    Location Hamilton and Tauranga Campus.

    Orientation is the time for new students to get acquainted with the University! Find out where things are, how to use our systems, what spaces are available for you to…

  • International Mother Language Day Lecture

    Date Tuesday 21 February 2023
    Time 9am - 10am
    Location School of Education, University of Waikato

    Māori as a Mother Language for Mokopuna Māori. Mokopuna Māori (grandchildren of Māori descent) come from diverse backgrounds and different starting points of Māori language. They do identify as Māori…

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