Mindful of the increased importance employers and the government are placing on Health and Safety in the workplace, Gateway held two OSH (Occupational Health and Safety) courses for students during June, with students gaining a total of 23 NCEA credits by taking part.
Now is the time to be applying for scholarships and accommodation for next year. The latest accommodation guides for the halls of residence are available Please check each Universities Website for more information.
The Tauranga Information Night will be held on Tueday 15th August at ASB at 6:30. Course and Careers Open Day is on at the Universit Campus on Saturday 2nd September from 9am-2:30pm. Visit openday.ac.nz for more information.
Scholarships are now open and close on the 23rd August. Please note that Grafton ad Whitaker halls of residence are closed for next year for refurbishment.
AUT will visit our school on Thursday 17th August during 2nd break. AUT Open Day is on Saturday 2nd September (same as Auckland University, so you can visit both). Shuttles will take students to the 3 campuses, so you can park at the Southern Campus and ride into the city. Application for accommodation is open now till 1st October. Scholarships are open until 1st September. Art students can visit www.aut.ac/adportfolioday
Canterbury University will visit the school on August 10th during first break. Open Day is on Thursday 13th July from 9am-5pm. Scholarships are open, ending 15th August. Visit myuc=process to apply. Canterbury has a remarkable new engineering building that is opening at the end of 2017. They are increasing their intake of Civil Engineering students from 180 – 240.
Lincoln University Open Day is on the 14th of July, but they will also offer one on one visits if you contact them directly. Lincoln is now offering a Bachelor of Commerce,with a major in Hotel and Tourism. Visit Lincoln.ac.nz for more information.
The ‘Discover Engineering and Food Technology Day’ will be held from 9am – 5pm on Monday 10th July on both Massey campuses. Click here for more information.
Otago University will visit the school visit on Wednesday 16th August. Get more information at either of their two websites; My Otago First Year or Otago Life. Scholarships open in July and close 15th August. Application for accommodation opens 1st August and closes 30th September. Otageo is placed 7th in the world for their Bachelor of Physical Education degree.
Victoria University in Wellington hold their Open Day on Friday 1st September. Scholarships open at the end of June. Remember to visit Victoria University Facebook page for more information. Capital Hall is a new hall of residence with 320 beds. Click here for more information.
Waikato University will visit the school on Tuesday 15th August during 2nd break. Applications for 2018 are now open. Scholarships are open, ending 31st August. Click here for more information.