Information for students

Latest Course Information

Check AKO | LEARN for specific course updates.

Sitting exams during isolation

If you are having to isolate due to Covid-19, but feel well enough to take your exams, please contact examinations@canterbury.ac.nz. 

Special considerations

As Covid-19 may be affecting your academic progression, we want to ensure all students are supported to achieve in their learning. Find out about assessment expectations, appeals and results, and applying for special consideration here

Students will need to upload their Assura confirmation email as part of the special consideration process for Covid-19. Students do not need a medical certificate.

Wellbeing support for students 

It’s important to look after yourself and others in these uncertain and unique times, so check out the online wellbeing hub where there’s a wealth of handy information covering anxiety and stress and mind and body

Here are just a few of the other support services available across UC, Ōtautahi and Aotearoa New Zealand:

UC Qualifications with vaccination requirements

Some health and medical qualifications require students to undertake placements in the community.  For placements in the health and disability sector, students must comply with government vaccine mandates and supply evidence of their vaccination status. 

More information here: Vaccination Status Verification | University of Canterbury