Welcome to Victoria

Being a new student is a big deal—whether it's your first time at university, you're embarking on postgraduate study or you've just moved to Wellington. Here is some information to get you started.


Find and manage the information, systems and online tools you’ll need while studying at Victoria University of Wellington.

New Students' Orientation—Monday 24-Friday 28 February 2020

New Students' Orientation is about getting to know your faculty, campus, classmates and student culture at the University.

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Dates for your diary

See Victoria's trimester dates, course withdrawal deadlines, and other important dates for 2019.

See Victoria's key dates

Student services and support

Find out about the wide range of support available to Victoria students. If you run into a problem, whatever it is, there’s someone to help.

Find out how we can help

Once you’ve started

Get set up for success—get an idea of what to expect in your first year, read our study tips and tricks and explore opportunities to get involved at Victoria.

Find out about your first year