Orientation dates and schedules by campus

Orientation runs for a week, with different days dedicated to different programmes. You need to know which campus you are studying on and which faculty you belong to.

What is my faculty? Understanding AUT’s faculty structure

Saturday 15 February: AUTaia Pōwhiri and Māori tertiary readiness programme (City Campus)

Meet your new AUT whānau and discover all the support available to you.

Register for AUTaia (Pōwhiri and Māori tertiary readiness programme) on eventbrite

Download Saturday Orientation programme

Monday 17 February: City Campus

  • Culture and Society
  • Business, Economics and Law
  • Study Abroad
  • Te Ara Poutama

Download Monday Orientation programme

Tuesday 18 February: City Campus

  • Design and Creative Technologies
  • Health and Environmental Sciences

Download Tuesday Orientation programme

Wednesday 19 February: North Campus

  • Health and Environmental Sciences
  • Culture and Society

Download Wednesday Orientation programme

Thursday 20 February: South Campus

  • Health and Environmental Sciences
  • Culture and Society
  • Design and Creative Technologies
  • Business, Economics and Law

Download Thursday Orientation programme

Meet your new AUT whānau and discover all the support available to you.

To register go to your personalised orientation site, go into the schedule builder tab and select the discovery tab. You will find the AUTaia session here and can it add to your schedule. You can also add the Māori Student Pōwhiri session.

The Student App is your #1 tool as a student

Make the most of Orientation and your time at AUT, by downloading the Student App before Orientation. The app will contain everything you need, including your study ready check list and schedule builder, and Orientation ticket.

Find out more

Get to know your way around

Check out our information on campus tours, maps, directions, accessibility and how to get around on campus.

Getting to and around AUT campuses (Orientation)

Help on campus: look for the blue t-shirt

For the first few weeks of semester our student ambassadors are on campus to help you find your way and answer questions. Look for the blue AUT t-shirts.