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Discovery Day

Te Rā Tūhura

07 February 2024

UC has a special Te Rā Tūhura | Discovery Day for Year 12 students who are thinking of studying with us. This event brings students and teachers from Canterbury to our campus to enjoy the opportunity to explore our university. Check it out.


Save the date: Thursday 5 June 2025

Discovery Day Stamp

Te Rā Tūhura | Discovery Day brings Tau (year) 12 students and teachers from the Christchurch and Canterbury region onto campus to enjoy the opportunity to explore university.

Te Rā Tūhura is your chance to embrace a fun and inspiring experience to explore UC subject choices, discover career pathways, and understand the importance of tau 12 for future opportunities.

You will get to choose your own timetable, attend short lectures, enjoy lunch with a group of new mates and explore all the opportunities at UC.

  • Take part in lectures of your choice and see how your school subjects relate to university
  • Discover the differences between school and university
  • Learn why university study is valuable
  • Explore the support services UC provides
  • Find out what’s on offer to UC students.
Events, open days, tours and visits to campus

There are a variety of opportunities throughout the year to visit our campus or talk to our Future Students team. Find out more about campus tours.

More information

Future Students Team
Student Services Centre
University of Canterbury
Christchurch 8041
New Zealand

Freephone 0800 VARSITY (827 748)

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