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From the sea to the mountains and everything in between, UC is on the doorstep of a massive outdoor ‘playground’. Grab your snowboard/surfboard/mountain bike/trail shoes and give it a go. On campus you’ll have your choice of high-end accommodation and all the amenities of a fully equipped student village. At its heart, UC features a thriving student association plus over 130 student-led clubs covering every interest under the sun!

Student Stories

student stories 2019 Abel

“I play rugby for a local club and am a part of Engage Canterbury. I'm also on the Cantabs exec. We go along to support all the Crusaders games. It's a lot of fun! The clubs are a great way to enjoy time off from hitting the books and you meet a lot of people too.”


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student stories 2019 Lauren

“I grew up on the beach surfing in Papamoa and just made the transition to skating at university. I love skating. I'm not the best at it! But Christchurch is ideal environment because it's so flat.”


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