Information for parents and supporters

University can be a big change from secondary school. If you’re a parent, whānau, or a supporter of a child considering university study, you can use this information to help support their decision-making.

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Meet us on campus to discuss your options

Is your teen thinking about studying at AUT? If they haven’t been on campus yet, our friendly on-campus relationship managers can meet them and discuss their study options.

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AUT City Campus

55 Wellesley Street East
Auckland Central
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AUT North Campus

90 Akoranga Drive
Northcote, Auckland
south campus

AUT South Campus

640 Great South Rd
Manukau, Auckland

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Our Parents’ Guide showcases AUT’s strengths as a university, as well as providing practical information about what to expect from university study.

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Megan Burfoot receiving Freemasons University Scholarship
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City Campus’ newest building now open
17 Jul, 2018
The WZ building – the new home of our School of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences – represents a new way of teaching and learning for AUT.
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Advice from scholarship winner
13 Jul, 2018
We catch up with Bachelor of Business student Louis Martin who has won the Prime Minister’s Scholarship for Asia to intern in Singapore.
Megan Burfoot receiving Freemasons University Scholarship
A wealth of talent
11 Jul, 2018
As the Freemasons Charity invites applications for university scholarships for study in 2019, we talk to one AUT recipient on the difference it has made.
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Palliser Ridge Scholarship knitted-up
10 Jul, 2018
A scholarship sponsored by a prominent wool producer enables one of our textile design students to pursue her idea for stylish sound-proofing.
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Prestigious scholarship for AUT alumna
06 Jul, 2018
Master of Arts alumna Melissa Derby, of Ngāti Ranginui descent, has been awarded a Fulbright-Ngā Pae o Te Māramatanga Graduate Award.