Kia Ora - Welcome to UC

UC offers a stimulating range of courses, a vibrant campus environment with students from around the globe and a great student lifestyle.

Study at UC - an investment in your future

The best of campus life

Study what interests you

Live in a fun, supportive environment

Christchurch - the lifestyle capital of NZ

Plenty of social and sporting activities

Opportunity to make lifelong friends

Gateway to exploring the South Island

Developing tomorrow’s leaders

Be equipped for your chosen career

Diverse and vibrant student culture

Learn from the best

2015 UC Info Evenings

Considering university study in 2016 or 2017?

Find out everything you need to know about life and study at UC

Got Merit? Got a scholarship!

Unlimited number of UC Undergraduate Entrance Scholarships are available to those who gain NCEA level 3 Merit or Excellence endorsements in year 13.

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Apply now for UC Accommodation in 2015

Want to live close to campus and enjoy the halls lifestyle? Complete your application today!

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Guide to Enrolment 2015

A guide on how to enrol at UC for study in 2015 with Application to Enrol worksheet.

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Parents and Caregivers

We know there is a lot to consider as a parent of a Year 13 child, so we’ve provided some useful information for parents to help guide you through the decision making process.

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Get Real Results. Go Postgrad

Do you need a challenge, something that stretches your thinking? Go Postgrad.

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First Year Undergraduate Scholarships 2015

If you are planning to enrol in an undergraduate degree then there are a wide range of scholarships you can apply for.

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Christchurch the City of Opportunity

Take a virtual tour outlining why Christchurch is a ‘city of the future’ in this video by Canterbury Employers Chamber of Commerce

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