Open Day 2024

Join us for Open Day!

At Open Day you can explore study options, take a campus tour, view the Halls of Residence, talk to staff and experience what it is like to be a student at Waikato.

Register for the event you are interested in to receive Open Day updates and the programme when it is available.

Hamilton Campus

Friday 24 May 2024
9.30am - 2.30pm

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Tauranga Campus

Friday 21 June 2024
10am - 2pm

Hamilton Campus Community Day

Saturday 6 July 2024
11am - 2pm

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Download the WaikatoUni App

Download our app to find out what's happening on campus during Open Day, decide what information sessions, mini lectures and workshops you want to attend and find your way around campus.

Open Day Zones

At Open Day, we have 7 zones set up on campus. Each zone focuses on a group of subjects.

Arts, Education, Māori & Social Sciences Zone

Subjects: Anthropology, Dance, Digital Learning, Early Childhood, Education, Education & Society, English, History, Human Development, International Languages and Cultures, Law, Linguistics, Music & performance, Māori and Indigenous Studies, Pacific and Indigenous Studies, Philosophy, Political Science and Public Policy, Population Studies and Demography, Primary, Psychology, Screen and Media Studies, Secondary, Sociology and Social Policy, Te Reo Māori, Teacher Education, Theatre Studies and Writing Studies

Business, Management & Law Zone

Subjects: Accounting, Agribusiness, Banking, Finance & Technology, Business Analytics, Digital Business, Economics, Finance, Human Resource Management, Law, Leadership, Leadership Communication, Marketing, Project Management, Public Relations, Strategic Management, Supply Chain Management and Tourism and Hospitality Management

Communication, Design and Media Zone

Subjects: Applied Digital Communication, Communication Design, Creative Media, Industrial Design, Interface Design, Media Design and Media Production

Health, Sport & Nursing Zone

Subjects: Biomedical Sciences, Health Promotion, Human Performance Science, Nursing and Sport Development & Coaching

Natural Environment Zone

Subjects: Aquaculture, Climate Change, Earth Sciences, Ecology and Biodiversity, Environmental Planning, Environmental Sciences and Geography


Subjects: Chemical & Biological Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Crime Science, Data Analytics, Electronic & Electrical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Forensic Psychology, Materials and Process Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronics Engineering, Molecular & Cellular Biology, Psychology and Software Engineering

Student Advice & Support Zone

Services: Accessibility Services, Accommodation, Alumni, Careers and Employability, EPP / Volunteering, International, Library, Māori ki Waikato, Scholarships, Sir Edmund Hillary Scholarship / Student Athlete Support Hub, Sport and Wellbeing, Student Health, Student Learning (CeTTL), UniRec, University of Waikato College, Waikato OE, Wellbeing Hub and Esports Arena and Work-Integrated Learning

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