Support services

No matter what you need to make the most of your time at university - we've got you. As an AUT student you have access to a wide range of support services that can help you succeed. Find out more about the different ways we can help you while you're studying with us and who you can talk to if things don't go quite to plan.

Watch: An introduction to AUT's support services

RUOK advisors

RUOK advisors are senior AUT students from different backgrounds and programmes who can relate to your experiences. Follow them on their social pages and connect with them online if you need someone to chat with.

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Making friends and overcoming loneliness

University is meant to be one of the most exciting times of your life – but it’s perfectly normal to feel homesick or lonely at some stage. Find out what you can do if you feel like this and where to get support:

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Counselling and mental health support

Counselling and mental health support

Free professional service for students based in New Zealand
Bright Side

Bright Side

A space for community and personal developments


Join a club, meet other students or get peer support

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The Hub

Need help or have a question?

Contact the Student Hub throughout your studies at AUT.

Phone: 0800 288 864
Contact us online

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My wellbeing

Reminder to breathe

Being well has a significant and positive impact on your studies. We encourage you to take a holistic approach to your health and understand how your physical, mental, spiritual and social health form the cornerstones of your wellbeing.

Look after your wellbeing

Student Impact Report

Our student impact report

Read our Student Impact Report to find out more about the many ways AUT has supported students.