SCIRT work Ilam Road 8–9 May, no exit from Science Road

SCIRT will be carrying out wastewater repair work in two areas on Ilam Road between 7am Sunday 8 May and 7am Monday 9 May.

Ilam Road – between 116 (Early Childhood Learning Centre) and Science Road

  • Ilam Road will be down to one lane in this area, two-way traffic will remain with the use of temporary traffic lights. Expect delays.
  • There will be no exit from Science Road onto Ilam Road. Please exit the car park via Engineering Road onto Creyke Road.
  • There will be no on-street parking available in the work area and a shoulder closure will be in place.

160504 SCIRT work Ilam Science

Ilam Road – near Rountree Street and Kirkwood Ave

  • Two-way traffic will remain on Ilam Road, a shoulder closure will be in place.
  • The Ilam Road/Kirkwood Ave intersection will be closed – no exit or entry.
  • There will be no right turn from Rountree Street onto Ilam Road.

160504 SCIRT work Ilam Rountree Kirkwood

Please take care if travelling through these areas on Sunday or before 7am Monday, and look out for cyclists merging with traffic.

For more information about this work visit the SCIRT website – (Reference 11206)

Christchurch Careers Expo

What? The Careers Expo: Christchurch 2016

Where? Horncastle Arena


  • Thursday 12 May 9am to 3pm and 5pm to 7pm
  • Friday 13 May 9am to 3pm
  • Saturday 14 May 10am to 3pm

The Christchurch Careers Expo is coming up next week and UC is busy preparing to talk to the more than 4000 people that will come through our stands.

Most high school students come with their schools, but if you have whānau or friends who are thinking about their career and study options, make sure you tell them to head along.

The UC stand in 2015.
The UC stand in 2015.


Study in the USA with a Fulbright exchange award

Fulbright New Zealand logoFulbright New Zealand offers prestigious scholarships for travel, postgraduate study, networking, teaching and research in the United States of America.

More than 400 University of Canterbury alumni and staff have received Fulbright New Zealand awards. Will you be next?

Internationally, Fulbright is recognised as an engaged global community of people who are the best and brightest in their fields. Fulbrighters have a passion for cultural understanding, peace, diplomacy and sharing ideas.

There are a range of Fulbright exchange awards available for eligible University of Canterbury graduate students. These presentations outline opportunities currently available for those interested in travelling to the United States.

Come along and find out about opportunities in the US!

Tuesday 10 May

11.30am-1.30pm Fulbright New Zealand BBQ, cobbled stoned area between North Arts and Café 1894

1.00pm – 1.30pm Fulbright New Zealand opportunities presentation for University of Canterbury staff, A5

1.45pm – 2.15pm Fulbright New Zealand opportunities presentation for University of Canterbury students, A5

2.30pm – 3.30pm Fulbright New Zealand drop-in sessions, cobbled stoned area between North Arts and Café 1894