Information for parents and supporters

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.

Meet us on campus to discuss your options

Is your teen thinking about studying at AUT? If they haven’t been on campus yet, our friendly on-campus relationship managers can meet them and discuss their study options.

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Student accommodation

Is your child planning to live away from home when they study at AUT?

Our student accommodation at our North and City campuses is convenient and modern.

Accommodation

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city campus

AUT City Campus

55 Wellesley Street East
Auckland Central
north campus

AUT North Campus

90 Akoranga Drive
Northcote, Auckland
south campus

AUT South Campus

640 Great South Rd
Manukau, Auckland

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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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Ranked in the top 1.2% of the world’s universities, AUT is the fastest growing university in New Zealand, and one of the world’s top young universities.

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Candice Harris and Jarrod Haar
AUT graduates heading overseas as part of the Internz programme
Professor Max Abbott
The Tastes of Home cookbook
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Candice Harris and Jarrod Haar
Juggling school holidays and work
07 Dec, 2018
Professor Candice Harris and Professor Jarrod Haar from the Business School have co-authored an article for the Conversation about the double juggle.
AUT graduates heading overseas as part of the Internz programme
Meet the new Internz
28 Nov, 2018
21 AUT graduates have been hand-picked by major companies including Lululemon, Enviropod, Paramount Recording Studios and Sundance Institute to be internat
Professor Max Abbott
Oral therapy student intake to increase
21 Nov, 2018
AUT is increasing oral therapy student intake three-fold to help meet the oral health crisis.
The Tastes of Home cookbook
New Cookbook to fund scholarship
14 Nov, 2018
A new cookbook featuring family recipes and stories of AUT staff and students from migrant and refugee backgrounds launched this week.
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AUT ranked #1 in NZ for health subjects
09 Nov, 2018
AUT has climbed in the THE World University Rankings published today. The rankings by subject place AUT first in NZ for its health subjects.