Future Students Events

What’s university like? Come and find out about our programmes, facilities and friendly staff. We would love to see you at any of our events, designed to give you all the information you need about what to expect from university life.


Careers Advisors’ Update Day

We’re excited to once again hold our annual Careers Advisors’ Update Days. It’s a great opportunity for careers advisors to receive insights and updates on what’s new at AUT. Meet our academic staff, as well as some of our graduates and current students.

  • 27 March 2017 (Regional, by invite only)
  • 28 March 2017 (Auckland)

Please contact the Future Students Team at futurestudents@aut.ac.nz for further information and to RSVP to the Auckland Update Day.

Student Experience Days

Are you in Year 12 or 13 and thinking about studying at AUT? Come and join our friendly team of relationship managers to gain a greater understanding of university life. Discuss your programme of study, see what you can expect in your first semester and hear what you can expect in your first year as an AUT student.

Participate in some interactive workshops where you'll gather tips and tricks to successful study, learn about assessments, time management, timetabling, all while spending part of the day with our current 1st, 2nd and 3rd year students – no questions are off limit.

Register here >

On Campus Services

Thinking about studying at AUT but haven't been on campus? Still don’t know what you would like to study?  Curious about what university looks like?

See the campus facilities, visit the Student Hub and make your first educated decision. Our friendly team of On-Campus Relationship Managers will arrange a time to meet with you and help with your options and choices at AUT.

To find out about AUT programmes on offer click here.

Our team can provide you with the following services:

  • One-on-one course planning
  • General overview of AUT programmes and student services
  • Campus Tours
  • Accommodation Tour
  • Career Counselling and advice
  • Application assistance
  • Scholarship advice
To help us indentify what you need help with, please complete the following registration.


Register here >


If you know what campus you prefer, please email the individual On-Campus Relationship Managers below:

  • City Campus: Linda Strickson-Pua, On-Campus Relationship Manager, City Campus
  • North Campus: Helen Fonua, On-Campus Relationship Manager, North Campus
  • South Campus: Janet Akeripa, On-Campus Relationship Manager, South Campus

Regional Expos 2017

In 2017, you will find our friendly team at various expos and events throughout the country. If you’re a secondary student or career advisor, visit us to find out more about AUT, our programmes and why we’re New Zealand’s fastest growing university.

  • PolyFest, Auckland – 15-18 March
  • Gisborne Expo – 3-4 April
  • Tertiary Awareness Week – Tauranga – 8-12 May
  • Eastern Bay of Plenty Expo – 15 May
  • Rotorua Expo – 16-17 May
  • Nelson Roadshow – 16-18 May
  • Hawkes Bay Expo – 24-25 May
  • Hamilton Expo – 11-12 June
  • Tu Tangata (Wellington) – July
  • Porirua PolyFest – July
  • Coromandel Roadshow – 7-10 August
  • Tauranga Expo – 11-12 August
  • Taranaki Expo – 13-14 August



Art & Design Portfolio and Information Days

Art & Design Portfolio and Information sessions for 2017 are designed for prospective students who intend to apply for our Art and Design undergraduate programmes. These events will equip you with the information you need to submit your portfolio, and give general information about the various courses available at both City and South Campus. Click on the dates below for more information regarding what each event covers and to register your attendance:

Thursday 13 July, 9.30am – 4.30pm
Art & Design Undergraduate Portfolio and Information Day (City Campus)

Click here for more information

Wednesday 20 September, 5.30pm – 7.30pm
Art & Design Undergraduate Portfolio and Information Evening (South Campus)

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AUT LIVE (The Most Open Day)

AUT will give prospective students and their parents a chance to make an educated decision about university study by showcasing everything AUT has to offer during the AUT Open Day 2017.

AUT LIVE will be held on 2 September 2017. Register your interest below to ensure you receive updates leading up to the event.