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

Let us help you!

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 Future Student Advisor

You can make contact with a Future Student Advisor 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.

We have offices in Ōtautahi Christchurch, Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland and Te Whanganui-a-Tara Wellington

Ōtautahi Christchurch Office

Ryan Thomas

Director of Recruitment
Kaiwhakahaere Tartitari
Matariki L1 South
Internal Phone: 93628

Alana Batcheler

Kaitohutohu Ākonga Pasifika | Pacific Future Student Advisor
Visits schools in Christchurch
Matariki L1 South
Internal Phone: 93641

Gemma Salm

Kaitakawaenga Matua | Senior Future Student Advisor
Currently on Leave
Matariki L1 South
Internal Phone: 93646

Keegan Taie

Kaitohutohu Ākonga | Future Student Advisor
Visits Schools in Christchurch, South Canterbury, Southland & Otago
Matariki L1 South
Internal Phone: 91916

Katie Barlow

Kaitohutohu Ākonga | Future Student Advisor
Visits schools in Christchurch, Westcoast and Nelson Marlborough
Matariki L1 South
Internal Phone: 90512

Jarrod Robertson

Kairuruku Matua | Senior Engagement Coordinator (Partnerships)
Matariki L1 South
Internal Phone: 93645

Grant Aldridge

Kairuruku Matua | Senior Engagement Coordinator (Strategy)
Matariki L1 South
Internal Phone: 94297

Mel Ward

Promotional Activities Coordinator
Matariki L1 South
Internal Phone: 92782

Caja Bishop

Kairuruku | Customer Engagement Coordinator
Matariki L1 South
Internal Phone: 91681

Liz Wilkinson

Student Recruitment Administrator
Matariki L1 South
Internal Phone: 91938

Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland Office

By appointment only: Textile Lofts, Level 4, Textile Centre, 1 Kenwyn Street, Parnell, Auckland, 1052

Within New Zealand

Freephone: 0800 UCAUCK (0800 822 825)

Email: auckland@canterbury.ac.nz

Kate Pattinson

Kaitakawaenga Matua | Senior Future Student Advisor
Visits schools in Auckland & Northland
Student Liaison Auckland Office
Internal Phone: 93026

Bartholomew Lind

Kaitohutohu Ākonga | Future Student Advisor
Visits Schools in Auckland & Bay of Plenty
Internal Phone: 91825

Evangeline Sherriff

Kaitohutohu Ākonga | Future Student Advisor
Visits Schools in Auckland and Waikato
Internal Phone: 91946

Te Whanganui-a-Tara Wellington office

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

Jordan Brannigan

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

Chelsea Smith

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