Campus Tour Request - University of Canterbury

Campus tour booking form

There are many options available for you to visit the UC campus including Open Day (Thursday 12 July during the School Holidays) and guided or self-guided campus tours. You can get more information on these options by visiting the Campus Tours and Future Student Events page.

To book a guided campus tour please fill out the following form. Please note, a minimum of one week’s notice is required and each tour is restricted in numbers.

The Campus tours start at 9.30 am. If a Hall Tour is requested your itinerary will end at 4pm. Please ensure you book your travel to accommodate these times.

Once we have processed your campus visit request, an itinerary will be sent to you to confirm your tour. This will be sent to the email address you provide in the form below.

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Date of Visit*

Please select a date for your visit.
Dates indicated in red will include a visit to your College of choice (see below for details).



6 Apr
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Student Contact
First Name *
Family Name *
Student Email *
Are you a current Secondary School student? *
Secondary School *
What is your current School Year Group? *
Home Phone Number
Cell Phone Number *
Citizenship status *
Total Number of Visitors *
Accommodation tours

Would you like a tour of first-year halls? Yes No

From October 1st accommodation tours will only be available by individual appointment. Please contact the Hall of Residence(s) you are interested in visiting directly.

Accommodation options

Your tour includes five first-year halls of residence:

  • Bishop Julius Hall
  • College House
  • Kirkwood Avenue Hall
  • Rochester & Rutherford Hall
  • Sonoda Christchurch Campus
  • University Hall

If applying for College House, an interview is preferred.  Please contact College House directly on 03 364 2001 or to arrange an interview time.

If you are interested in touring Graduate House, Hayashi, Ilam Apartments, or Waimairi Village, please contact the accommodation provider directly to arrange a tour on 0508 864 425

Please choose your most preferred subject area:

On dates indicated in red, we will arrange a visit to this area. Please note that due to time available these are limited to two key subject areas (Engineering and Product Design tours require the full time slot each, so if you select Engineering or Product Design, that will be the sole area for the visit).

Please indicate which discipline(s) you are most interested in (maximum of 3) with preferred order by dragging them into the top box.

    • Anthropology
    • Art History and Theory
    • Chinese
    • Cinema Studies
    • Classics
    • Cultural Studies
    • English
    • English Language
    • European and European Union Studies
    • French
    • German
    • History
    • Human Services
    • Japanese
    • Linguistics
    • Māori and Indigenous Studies
    • Media and Communication
    • Philosophy
    • Political Science
    • Russian
    • Sociology
    • Spanish
    • Te Reo Māori
    • Digital Arts, Social Sciences, and Humanities (DASH)
    • Professional and Community Engagement

    Please indicate which two disciplines you are most interested in with preferred order by dragging them into the top box.

      • Chemical and Process Engineering
      • Civil Engineering
      • Computer Engineering
      • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
      • Forest Engineering
      • Mechanical Engineering
      • Mechatronics Engineering
      • Natural Resources Engineering
      • Software Engineering

      Please indicate which of the three majors you are interested in, by dragging them into the top box in your preferred order.

        • Applied Immersive Game Design
        • Chemical and Healthcare Product Formulation
        • Industrial Product Design

        Please indicate which discipline(s) you are most interested in (maximum of 3) with preferred order by dragging them into the top box.

          • Astronomy
          • Biochemistry
          • Biological Sciences
          • Chemistry
          • Geography
          • Geology
          • Physics
          • Psychology
          • Speech and Language Pathology
          • Mathematics
          • Statistics
          • Computer Science

          Any Other Comments?

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          I have read the above 'Consent for the collection of your data' and agree to those terms.

          For further information please contact the Liaison Office by emailing

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            University of Canterbury
            Christchurch 8140
            New Zealand
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