12 October 2018
Over 400 secondary schools students from the lower North Island will be finishing the school year with new skills and knowledge in their chosen Vocational Pathway after completing U-Skills Academy programmes at UCOL.
18 September 2018
Eight new majors within the UCOL Bachelor of Information and Communications (BICT) are set to take off in 2019, which will greatly benefit both students and employers.
31 August 2018
Recognising and celebrating the contribution and success of people in our Regions, including UCOL alumni, took another positive step this week with the inaugural opening of nominations for UCOL Alumni Awards.
17 August 2018
A UCOL lecturer and graduate duo have taken out a gold award in the recent New Zealand Hospitality Championships in Auckland.
10 August 2018
Since 1902 UCOL has had more than 140,000 students come through its campuses. In 2017 the institution made its first formal steps of engaging with former students, with the launch of the alumni section of the website.
27 July 2018
Paige MacDonald’s interest in fashion design began in the sewing class at Rutherford Junior High. Now the UCOL student is preparing to show off her work under the bright lights at New Zealand Fashion Week.
20 July 2018
Over $30,000 in scholarships were recently awarded to students at UCOL’s Whanganui Campus to help with study costs.
17 July 2018
Hosting competitions is a long term goal for UCOL’s Weightlifting Club, after members recently passed their first referees’ exam.
10 July 2018
The symptoms of sports concussions, the importance of breast screening, and avoiding overexposing patients to radiation were some of the topics covered when Medical Imaging Technology (MIT) students recently showed off their research projects.
05 July 2018
Two leading Whanganui tertiary education organisations today signed a memorandum of understanding to roll out an innovative programme that will see students graduate with commercial pilot qualifications and a business degree.
20 June 2018
UCOL Furniture Design graduate Leilani Krans-Tunnage has taken out the top place in the TVNZ show Design Junkies, booking her a trip to the Milan Furniture Fair.
29 May 2018
UCOL Music staff, graduates, and a student have been part of Centrepoint Theatre’s successful production of That Bloody Woman, which has now sold out for its final week of shows.