UC July holiday opportunities

June 10, 2021

Check out these events in July!

UC Holiday Opportunities

Fine Arts workshop – 12 & 13 July

Year 13 students can hone their art skills, dig deeper into their creativity, and try different types of media in our wonderful Ilam School of Fine Arts facilities.

UCMEXL for Pasifika students – 13-15 July

The UCMeXL holiday programme provides free academic tutoring, workshops, transport to and from certain pick-up points, meals, and learning resources for Pasifika students. It’s designed to improve the academic achievement of Pasifika students sitting NCEA levels 1, 2, and 3 and increase their likelihood of participating in tertiary education.

The new BA – Explore Specialisations – 15 July

At this event, students, teachers and careers advisors can hear about our planned changes to the Bachelor of Arts. In 2022*, we’ll offer 7 new specialisations aligned with industry demand that give students the opportunity to explore their passions in a future-focussed, innovative and creative environment. Specialisations are bigger than a typical major (which will still be available) and include courses from different disciplines that provide experience of solving problems from different perspectives. *Subject to approval.

Campus tours with College Visits – 12, 14, 16, 19, 21 & 23 July

Students and their whānau can take a guided campus tour, explore our student halls of residence and visit subject-specific interest areas to get their questions answered.

Scholarship webinars – 12, 13, 15, 16, 19, 21 & 23 July

Students can also gain useful guidance from the comfort of their own homes, by joining us online for one of our Scholarship webinars. They’ll hear tips on how to make an application that increases their chance of success.