New to UC?

Welcome to UC! We’re stoked you’ve chosen to study with us, and we hope you have a great time here. Here’s some of the essential info you need to make the best start here: 

Check out Te Pātaka
UC’s student services hub is the first place to visit if you’ve got a question or need help with something while you’re studying at UC. Find out more.

Talk to Kaitoko
Kaitoko are first year student advisors, and can help you with your course changes, degree planning and study pathways. Find out more.

Log into AKO | LEARN
This website is the place where you’ll find things like your course materials, course calendar and online learning. It’s important to make sure you can log in and access your courses through AKO | LEARN as soon as – log in here. 

Stay on track with Analytics for Course Engagement (ACE)
ACE, which you can access through AKO | LEARN, is a handy tool that shows how your engagement with online course materials is tracking over time compared to your classmates. Find out more

Take a look at UC student guides & tips
The student guides for all the essential information you need to succeed at UC: 


 – UC Ako | Learn – Study your way to success
 – UC Oranga | Wellbeing – Look after you
 – UC Tūhura | Explore – Make the most of uni life 


 – Academic Tips 
 – Wellbeing Tips 
 – Connect Tips 

Find your way with our campus maps 
Feeling a bit lost on campus? Check where your next lecture is or where you can grab a coffee with UC Campus Maps.

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