Christchurch is currently in COVID Level 1.
Take a virtual tour
(Click on your interest area below to explore)
We encourage you to visit our attractive and welcoming Campus on a guided or self-guided tour.
Campus tours are scheduled on most Fridays during term time. At other times, you are welcome to take a self-guided campus tour.
Tours are not available on weekends or Public Holidays.
Campus tours start at 9:30am sharp. Good footwear, weather suitable clothing and snacks help for an enjoyable tour.
What you will see
Our Tour Guides give insider knowledge of different areas of the university.
Guided campus tours
Guided campus tours visit the library, bookshop, lecture theatres, the recreation centre, student social and study spaces, and some of our fantastic new learning facilities.
Tours on the first Friday of the month and during the school holidays include a visit to 2 areas of study (Colleges) you are most interested in. This will include a tour of the college facilities specific to your interest and a broad overview of your area of interest. Please book in with a Liaison Officer if you require course planning advice.
Halls of Residence
A visit to the halls of residence can be added to your tour booking form. Please click that you would 'like to visit the halls of residence' and you will be added to the accommodation tour. Each hall of residence takes 30 minutes to view, and a walking tour will take you to all of the accommodation options. Please wear comfortable footwear.
From September 19th accommodation tours will only be available by individual appointment. Please contact the Hall of Residence(s) directly if you are interested in visiting.
Halls of residence will only be open for tours in Covid Alert Level 1.
You may also choose to watch recordings of the hall webinars held in September 2020 to get a feel for each hall.
Book a Campus Tour Only
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Timings of this tour:
9:30am Campus Tour
10:30am Campus Tour Finishes
Self-guided campus tours
Can’t make a scheduled tour date? You are welcome to do your own self-guided tour from 9.00am til 4.00pm.
Get a map
Print your 2020 Self Guided Map or collect one from the Student Services Centre (Matariki building).
We welcome school groups to visit campus.
It is a fantastic opportunity for students to see where they will be studying after secondary school and to encourage them to start planning for their future.
Please complete the UC School Visit Request Form to organise a campus tour for your school.