About University of Waikato College 

Be welcomed into a friendly and supportive community

Whilst studying at University of Waikato College, you will live and study at the main University of Waikato campus in Hamilton. This will allow you to feel a part of the University from the day you arrive, and discover all the study opportunities available to you when you begin your degree.

You’ll discover a friendly and inclusive student community in the heart of New Zealand. With students from more than 80 different countries, diversity is encouraged and celebrated. The University offers a range of clubs, social events and activities across the academic year to help you relax and enjoy your time here.

Your campus

University of Waikato College is located on the main campus of the University of Waikato, close to the vibrant city of Hamilton. The campus has a relaxed and welcoming feel, with plenty of green space to enjoy and a number of facilities, including our state-of-the-art student centre, sports centre, a number of cafés and places to eat.

Discover University of Waikato College

Waikato students visiting Hamilton in New Zealand

Why study with us

Join a welcoming and diverse student community and receive the support you need to begin your degree at the University

Waikato Pathways College students

Student life

University of Waikato College has a welcoming and relaxed atmosphere that will make you feel at home as soon as you arrive

Student accommodation at the University of Waikato


A variety of housing options are available for you, including homestay, halls of residence, and shared or independent living