Contact us and Meet the Team

Liaison Main Office

Christchurch Liaison Team
Matariki Building
University of Canterbury
Private Bag 4800
Christchurch
New Zealand

Within New Zealand
Freephone: 0800 VARSITY (0800 827 748)

International Enquiries
Phone: +64 3 369 4999

 

Email: liaison@canterbury.ac.nz

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Complete our online form and we’ll ensure you’re kept up to date on key dates and important information.

The staff at the Liaison Office provide advice to future students who are starting their degree for the first time. They can assist with information on degrees, scholarships, accommodation, and other aspects of university life.

Contacting a Liaison Officer

You can make contact with a Liaison Officer by calling us on 0800 VARSITY (0800 827 748) or emailing us on liaison@canterbury.ac.nz

Current, advancing, transferring and postgraduate students should contact the Student Advisors within the Colleges. 

We have offices in Christchurch, Auckland and Wellington

Christchurch Office

Ryan Thomas

Recruitment Manager
Matariki L3 South
Internal Phone: 93628

Dan Gread

Liaison Officer
Visits Schools in Otago, South Canterbury and Southland
Matariki L3 South
Internal Phone: 94273

Alana Batcheler

Senior Liaison Officer
On Parental Leave
Matariki L3 South
Internal Phone: 93641

Gemma Salm

Senior Liaison Officer
Matariki L3 South
Internal Phone: 93646

Blake Hoare

Liaison Officer
Visits Schools in Christchurch, Nelson, Marlborough and West Coast
Matariki L3 South
Internal Phone: 90896

Neekah Fenika-Siose

Pacific Future Student Advisor
Internal Phone: 90284

Jarrod Robertson

Senior Engagement Coordinator
(Partnerships)
Matariki L3 South
Internal Phone: 93645

Grant Aldridge

Senior Engagement Co-ordinator
(Strategy)
Matariki L3 South
Internal Phone: 94297

Mel Ward

Promotional Activities Coordinator
Matariki L3 South
Internal Phone: 92782

Caja Bishop

Customer Engagement Co-ordinator
Matariki L3 South
Internal Phone: 91681

Kathryn Harrison

Student Recruitment Administrator
Matariki L3 South
Internal Phone: 94015

Auckland Office

Within New Zealand

Freephone: 0800 UCAUCK (0800 822 825)

Email: auckland@canterbury.ac.nz

Kate Pattinson

Senior Liaison Officer
Visits schools in Auckland & Northland. Looks after students from Waikato & Bay of Plenty
Student Liaison Auckland Office
Internal Phone: 93026

Wellington office

Within New Zealand
Freephone: 0800 VARSITY (0800 827 748) 
Email: wellington@canterbury.ac.nz

Jordan Brannigan

Future Student Advisor
Visits Schools in Wellington, Hawke's Bay and Gisborne
Student Liaison Wellington Office
Internal Phone: 90223

Chelsea Smith

Future Student Advisor
Visits schools in Wellington, Manawatu/Whanganui and Taranaki
Internal Phone: 91540