Connect well

Connect well explores the workshop topics of connecting, loneliness, assertiveness, and negotiating.

Online resources



  • Watch a video about what homesickness is and tips from meaningful travel experts to feel better.
  • Listen to Kodrean Eashae talk about making New Zealand home.
  • Listen to Kodrean on Voice of Aroha, Wellington Access Radio. Former refugees share local Wellington events, perspectives and opinions.
  • Read about practical skills you can do to help you feel socially connected.


The Student Interest and Conflict Resolution team is a central point for students to receive advice and support about responding to threatening, inappropriate, and concerning behaviour.



All of the content in our online resources aligns with the messages in our weekly wellbeing workshops.

Professional support

Sometimes, you will need support and guidance from health professionals to help you through tough times. Reach out and seek support when you need to.

There are free health and wellbeing services on campus and outside of the University that provide support and information to students.