Māori orientation

The Māori orientation programme includes a pōhiri at the marae plus loads of other events to connect you to your whānau on campus.

Nau mau, haere mai ki te Whare Wānanga o te Ūpoko o to Ika a Māui.

You’re not alone at Victoria University—your Māori whānau on campus works together te tautoko you through the ups and downs of study.

Programme

This programme will give you opportunities to meet key people, as well as Faculty staff, and offers a range of workshops designed to prepare you for study at Victoria.

Tue 26 Feb

Meet at the waharoa

10 am-3.30 pm

Te Herenga Waka marae, 46 Kelburn Parade

Course planning

10 am-3.30 pm

Te Herenga Waka marae, 46 Kelburn Parade

12 noon-1.30 pm

Te Herenga Waka marae, 46 Kelburn Parade

Amazing Race

1.30-3.30 pm

Kelburn campus
Wed 27 Feb

Course planning

8.30 am-3.30 pm

Te Herenga Waka marae, 46 Kelburn Parade

8.30-9.30 am

Te Herenga Waka marae, 46 Kelburn Parade

General overview of student IT, includes practical session.

9.30-11 am

KKLT301, Kirk building

11 am-12 noon

Te Herenga Waka marae, 46 Kelburn Parade

12 noon-1.30 pm

Te Herenga Waka marae, 46 Kelburn Parade

1.30-3.30 pm

Te Herenga Waka marae, 46 Kelburn Parade
Thu 28 Feb

Course planning

8.30 am-3.30 pm

Te Herenga Waka marae, 46 Kelburn Parade

8.30-9.30 am

Te Herenga Waka marae, 46 Kelburn Parade

Half-day session to help get you started with your academic study and to meet new people - you must register online

9.30 am-1 pm

MCLT103, Maclaurin building

1-2 pm

Te Herenga Waka marae, 46 Kelburn Parade

Meet our Pasifika whanau

2-3.30 pm

The Hub
Friday 1 Mar

8.30-10.30 am

Te Herenga Waka marae, 46 Kelburn Parade

10-10.45 am

The Hub

11 am-3 pm

Kelburn Park, Salamanca Road

Academic, wairua and social support

For more information about the academic, wairua and social support, come along to Te Herenga Waka Marae at 46 Kelburn Parade, or contact our Māori Liaison officer.

  • Tayla Cook

    Tayla Cook

    Maori Liaison Officer, Student Recruitment and Orientation, Student Recruitment and Orientation