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International Student Support



UCOL's dedicated, professional staff are experienced in looking after the educational, practical and social needs of international students. UCOL staff follow the New Zealand Government's Code of Practice for the Pastoral Care of International Students.

The team in our International Office provide you with everything you need to succeed. See our comprehensive information online about study options available to you and advice on enrolling

We understand that settling in a new country can be challenging. Here is our International Students Orientation document to help you settle into your life at UCOL


Contact Information

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Contact information for international support staff at UCOL, emergency contacts, and information in your language.

Information for Students Under 18 Years

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Essential information for if you're under 18 years of age when you start your study at UCOL.

Services and Facilities

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Find out about study support, UCOL's facilities, and essential information before and after you arrive.

Scholarships for International Students

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Learn about UCOL's discount for studying cookery at our Whanganui campus and nationally available scholarships for international students.