The scholarship, covering 100 percent of tuition fees, is available for undergraduate and postgraduate level study beginning in Trimester 2 to people whose work and life has been disrupted by the pandemic.
It covers Trimester 2 tuition fees and applies to either full or part time study beginning in Trimester 2 (subject to Fees Free eligibility—see below). Trimester 2 starts Monday 13 July 2020.
This offer is open to citizens or permanent residents who are residing in New Zealand and who meet one of the University’s admission types.
It is not available to current students of the University who are affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. However, current students are able to apply for hardship support which covers a range of circumstances including those due to COVID-19.
If you currently attend another university, you can transfer and receive the Trimester 2, 2020 Fees Scholarship.
Contact a Faculty office for course advice, degree planning and for information on admission requirements and transfer credit from other institutions.
Interested in this scholarship?
Register your interest in the Trimester 2, 2020 Fees Scholarship.
The fees scholarship offer covers 100 percent of your tuition fees for Trimester 2, 2020 only. You will need to pay the Student Services Levy, Student Assistance Levy, and any course-related costs.
A student loan or allowance could help you with your course costs and living expenses. Go to StudyLink for more information.
Check your eligibility for Fees Free
If you have previously studied less than 60 points at a tertiary level, you may be eligible for the Fees Free scheme provided by the Tertiary Education Commission. If accepted for Fees Free study you will not qualify for the Trimester 2, 2020 Fees Scholarship as your costs will already be covered. Check your eligibility for Fees Free study before registering with us.
Steps to apply for a programme
- Check your admission type.
- Explore our subjects and programmes and choose a programme.
- Check you meet the entry requirements and prerequisites of your chosen programme.
- Choose the Trimester 2 courses you would like to study towards your programme.
- Apply to enrol—Trimester 2 applications are due 15 June 2020. Some postgraduate programmes may have different application dates.
- Check if you are eligible for a student loan and/or allowance.
In Trimester 2, the University will offer course-related, in-person lectures and seminars for many courses as well as offering in-person tutorials and other learning activities for a wider range of courses.
However, there will still be an option to take most courses fully online for students who are unable to come to campus.