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Adjusting to university life: how the study year is structured

You will find that your child will need some time to adjust to the difference between university life at AUT and their high school experience. If you can understand how the university year and your child’s study programme are structured, then you can better support them with this change in their lives.

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Support from AUT


Information for parents on the support services available for your child while they are studying.

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Discover how attending university will prepare your child for the world of work.

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Life in Auckland

Life in Auckland

Advice for parents on what it’s like to live and study in New Zealand’s largest city.

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General advice

General advice

Useful tips and information for parents with children studying at university.

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