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.
Free tutoring to all Pacific students at UC
Join our PASS (Pacific Academic Solutions and Success) programme
News and Events
Film: The Island President
Date: Friday 27 March
Venue: Undercroft 101. Map
The Macmillan Brown Centre for Pacific Studies (MBC) Student Collective is hosting a movie night on Friday. All proceeds to be donated to Red Cross relief efforts in Vanuatu.
Pacific Islands Polynesian Education Foundation (PIPEF) Scholarship
Applications for the Pacific Island Polynesian Education Foundation (PIPEF) Scholarships are now open and will be closing at 5pm on 31 March. More information about the scholarships can be found here.
To be eligible for this scholarship, you must be a domestic Pacific undergraduate and postgraduate student; and currently studying full-time.
Questions about the scholarship can be directed to email@example.com.
2015 Pasifika Graduation Celebration
The Pacific Development Team celebrates UC Pacific Graduates at the Pasifika Graduation Celebration. During the ceremony, Pacific students who have recently graduated in the December ceremonies are acknowledged by the university and the community in a Pacific celebration for both the graduate and their family.
If you are graduating, make sure to contact the Pacific Development Team.
2015 Pasifika Welcome Day
To celebrate the start of a new academic year, a Pasifika welcome is held every year on Saturday at the end of the first week of lectures, bringing together all Pacific students and their families. It is a great opportunity for students and family members to hear from key University staff and meet members of the wider Pacific community.
Are you or anyone you know enrolling here at UC for the first time this year? Get FRESH is a fun-packed two day programme introducing all first-year Pacific students to UC and is designed to give them the best possible start here at the university.
ReFresh Academic Skills seminar is a great way for Pacific returning students to freshen up their skills to start this year's study on track to success. It is also a perfect way to rebuild confidence for those returning students that were affected by the Academic Progress Review.
Pacific Students Newsletter
Check out our latest Pacific Students Newsletter online!UC Pasifika Student Newsletter_October2014(pdf 2 MB).
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