Services for new students
Get the most out of life as a student at UC. Here you will find information to help you settle in, and find your way around the essential services on offer.
Get advice from a mentor through one of UC's mentoring programmes. Make a successful start to your studies, connect with fellow students and find out about all the awesome things about UC.
UC Pathways is a developmental programme designed to assist your transition to degree study.
Your student ID card, known at UC as your Canterbury Card, is your formal identification for around campus.
A range of high quality health services are available for advice and consultation to ensure you stay in the best possible shape.
Using UC’s web app, Allocate+, you can make sure you don’t have any clashes and select your preferred lecture and tutorial times where there is more than one option.
More than 100 student-run clubs and organizations support the varied intellectual, artistic, cultural, social, and recreational pursuits of the UC community.
It is easy to get to campus from most parts of Christchurch by cycling, a short drive or you can take advantage of regular bus services.