Catch up, spread out your workload, or fast-track your qualification—there’s plenty of flexibility to study and enjoy the summer.

Trimester 3 starts in November and runs through to February, courses start either in November or January.

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Use this tool to find out your next steps for studying in Trimester 3—whether you’re applying to study, selecting courses, or changing your programme.

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Picking up papers over the summer is great because you can work, and enjoy the summer at the same time.



University accommodation in central Wellington is available to students over summer, from November to February.

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Course advice for current students

Tītoko is our centre for student success that aims to help you succeed at the University. Find out how your Student Success Adviser can help with course planning, making changes to your programme of study, and any setbacks with your academic progress.

How to get help

Course planning for new students

If you need help deciding what programme might be right for you, or what courses to take, get in touch to ask questions or book a course planning session.

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There’s so much variety in the Tri 3 courses, there’s something for everyone.


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Student services and support

Find out about the wide range of support available to students at Te Herenga Waka—Victoria University of Wellington. If you run into a problem, whatever it is, there's someone to help.

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