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Welcome to Wintec

​​​​​Kia ora koutou. We are so excited to have you joining us at Wintec!

On this page you'll find everything you need to help you prepare for study. If there's anything else you need, you can always get in contact with us.

Take a look around

Check out our video, see what's on campus, and find out what support what we have to offer at Wintec in this video.

Your first day of class

We’ve got a whole day planned to make you feel welcome & help you get the most out of study!

Your induction is your first day of class and it is important for you to attend as you will be receiving resources and information that will be beneficial to your studies.

Please refer to the information in the 'Your First Day' tab of your programme page to check where your first day of class will be held and when you are required to attend. You can find your programme by using the course search below:

Get ready checklist

Are you ready for study? Have a look at our handy checklist and get sorted before you start at Wintec.

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ID card
You can sort your ID by emailing your name, student ID number and a head and shoulders photo to idcards@wintec.ac.nz
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Parking permit
If you're planning on driving to Wintec and parking on-campus, you'll need a parking permit. Find out more about how to apply for a permit here.
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Timetable
If you’re looking for your timetable, check it out here (note that our timetables can change, so make sure you check back in before your first day of class).​​
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Organise finances

If you're eligible, find out how to apply for a student loan or allowance with StudyLink. You might also like to check out our scholarships page and see what scholarships are available to help you pay for your study.

Pōwhiri

We warmly invite all students and whā​nau (family) to attend the Wintec pōwhiri. The pōwhiri is a Māori welcoming ceremony involving mihimihi (speeches), waiata (singing) and will conclude with kai timotimo (light refreshments). Find the upcoming pōwhiri dates and itinerary below for our campuses. 

Ōtorohanga Campus:

Date: Monday 13 July 2020

  • 9.20am Meet outside the main doors where our staff will guide you through the pōwhiri process
  • 9.30am Pōwhiri begins
  • 10am Hakari (morning tea)
  • 10.20am Students gather in class groups
  • 10.30am Class begins

Te Kōpū Mānia o Kirikiriroa Marae (City Campus):

Date: Monday 20 July 2020 

  • 9am Meet in the Gallagher Hub courtyard where our staff will guide you through the pōwhiri process
  • 9.30am Pōwhiri begins
  • 10am Hakari (morning tea)
  • 10.20am Students gather in class groups in the wharekai courtyard area
  • 10.30am Class begins

Rotokauri Campus:

Date: Monday 27 July 2020

  • 9am Meet outside the Rotokauri Campus basketball court where our staff will guide you through the pōwhiri process
  • 9.30am Pōwhiri begins
  • 10am Hakari (morning tea)
  • 10.20am Students gather in class groups in Student Street
  • 10.30am Class begins

 

Please ensure that your tutor knows that you are attending the pōwhiri.
All tutors will be present to meet and travel with you from the marae to your classes.

Connect with us

Join one of our social media channels to find out what's happening at Wintec. We recommend joining the Current Students Facebook page. You might also like to check out our other channels here.