Information for parents and whānau

University can be a big change from secondary school. If you’re a parent, whānau or a supporter of a child considering university study, you can use this information to help support their decision-making.

Student accommodation

Is your child planning to live away from home when they study at AUT? The student accommodation at our North and our City Campus is convenient and modern.

Accommodation

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Events
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AUT LIVE Q&A
Saturday 25 Sep, 10am - 3pm
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Te Wiki o te Reo Māori
Acquaculture
X Challenge finalists 2021
Supporting students
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Te Wiki o te Reo Māori
Te Wiki o te Reo Māori 2021
14 Sep, 2021
Find out how AUT is celebrating Te Wiki o te Reo Māori (Māori Language Week).
Acquaculture
Year 11 students try AUT research
13 Sep, 2021
Year 11 students flex their research muscles at AUT on real-life problem of climate change impacting aquaculture under Prof. Andrea Alfaro’s leadership.
X Challenge finalists 2021
Meet the 2021 X Challenge Finalists
10 Sep, 2021
Read about the eight finalists who will be battling to win $20,000 of cash and prizes in AUT's entrepreneurship competition.
Supporting students
Supporting our students during lockdown
08 Sep, 2021
Find out how we’re supporting students - from financial support and wellbeing programmes to those who have innocently contracted COVID-19.
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AUT climbs up the global rankings
02 Sep, 2021
AUT continues to climb up the global university rankings joining the University of Otago in second place in NZ and the top 250 universities in the world.
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AUT City Campus

55 Wellesley Street East
Auckland Central
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AUT North Campus

90 Akoranga Drive
Northcote, Auckland
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AUT South Campus

640 Great South Rd
Manukau, Auckland

Parents’ Hub

Visit our online Parents' Hub for regular articles and helpful advice for parents and whānau.

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Parents’ Guide

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Our Parents’ Guide showcases AUT’s strengths as a university, as well as providing practical information about what to expect from university study.

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Talk to an advisor about study options

Is your child thinking about studying at AUT? They can book a time with an advisor to discuss their study options.

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Rankings
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We’re proud to be one of the world’s best modern universities –  Times Higher Education has ranked us in the top 40 universities under 50 years of age and among the top 1% of universities in the world.

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