Pacific Students - University of Canterbury - New Zealand

Pacific Development Team

Welcome to Pacific Development Services

Talofa lava, Malo e lelei, Ni sa bula vinaka, Namaste, Kia orana, Taloha ni, Ia orana, Fakaalofa lahi atu, 'Alii, Malo ni, Halo Olaketa, Mauri, Aloha mai e and warm Pacific Greetings.

UC features one of the most innovative support systems for Pacific Students. We have a team of people here to help you develop through your study. From undergraduate to post-graduate, from arts to engineering, a range of services and programmes exist for you.

Mele Tanoa
Pasific Students

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News and Events

Education Lunch, Thursday 16 March

Education Lunches

Lunch is organised each Term to bring together Pacific students studying at the College of Education and key staff. This is a great way to take a break from study and enjoy good company. Food is provided. Lunches scheduled for the remainder of the year are on the following dates:

Date: Thurs 16 March
Time: 12 – 1.30pm
Venue: Pasifika Student Space (Otakaro building, Room 139)