Are you a secondary school student wanting to know what life is REALLY like at uni? Classes, courses, events, money, studying, stressing… You’re about to get the Inside Word on all of it, straight from the people who are experiencing it. The Inside Word is a blog written by first year uni students and they are going to tell you everything you want to know about your first year of study at the University of Auckland.

Is it Worth it? Uni Hall Edition

Moving from Napier up to Auckland I really had no choice other than living in a hall of residence. For those of you who have no choice or are trying to decide whether it is worth the cost of living in a first year hall, I have compiled what I find to have been the greatest benefits so far. 1-...

I Can’t Stress This Enough

Picture this: A crowd of hundreds waiting, you're on the wings of the stage, with instrument in hand, sheet music on the stand and heart in your mouth. It's time for composure, focus, showtime....

Let’s Talk About Stress

I would like to preface this blog by saying that I love my degree and I love the people that I am surrounded with. But let’s just say that you learn a lot about yourself and about other people in...

Study Spots on Campus

Just like that, the holidays are over. And with two tests coming up this week, there's no time to ease my way back into it. The only option is to dive in and start swimming. I actually had quite...

Of Dining and Homicide

In the weeks leading up to mid semester break, it wasn’t the impending exams or essays that I felt was of any significance in my life; it was an article from Craccum and assassins week. Craccum,...

Mid-Semester Break!

Hey guys! How's life? Currently it's mid-semester break, which means I get to 'chill' (even though I've been studying for my exams arghhhh). One of the great things about uni is that after a...

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Courses and Careers Open Day is all about discovering the qualifications that are right for you. You’ll learn what you need to get accepted into the University, what it’s like to be a student on campus, and where your study could lead you.

While you’re here, make the most of the opportunity to attend lectures, meet our staff and students, experience our social culture and explore the City Campus. The full programme will be available online and from your school in July. For more information you can visit www.openday.ac.nz 

We look forward to welcoming you to the University on 25 August 2018.

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