Join the Cantabs and the staff of the Crusaders to hear about their journeys in the sporting industry on Monday 15 August. 6-7pm at Rehua.
Speakers include Crusaders Head of Academy physical performance Stephan van Gruting and Commerical Partnerships Executive and UC Graduate Kate Tylee.
The Code (formally known as the Education (Pastoral Care of Tertiary and International Learners) Code of Practice 2021) supports the wellbeing and safety of all students. It covers topics like physical safety and inclusion, access to advice and support services, physical and mental health support, support for transition into and out of university study, student accommodation requirements, and having opportunities for students to have their voices heard.
Student with disabilities still face barriers at uni, such as accessibility issues on campus or ableist attitudes from other students or members of staff. The Code helps disabled students and their whānau to hold their university accountable, to ensure that they can access the support services they need.
If you have any concerns about your wellbeing and safety at UC, you should discuss these in with Student Care, UCSA, or UC’s Grievance Coordinator.
Find out more about the Code at UC here.
Falling behind in your studies? Having problems with your landlord? Homesick, or feeling like it’s all a bit of a struggle? Atawhai Ākonga | Student Care is your support team. The service is free to access and available to all UC students, including off campus (distance) students.
The Student Care Advisors can talk you through your situation, help your figure out your options and work out the best way forward.
Student Care can help with:
- Getting started at UC, such as finding your way around or figuring out transportation
- Challenges and concerns, like accomodation and financial issues
- International student support, like understanding NZ culture and intercultural communication
- Getting on top of things, like juggling commitments or managing the impact of mental illness
- Help understanding UC, like supporting you through a UC process or advice on how to appeal a decision.
How to speak to a Student Care Advisor
To speak to one of the team, you can book an online or phone appointment here, email email@example.com, ring 03 369 3388 or drop in to see if someone is free. You can find them in the Undercroft (Puaka James Hight), just next to Kool Zone (a couple of doors down from the Uni Pharmacy).