Non-tuition fees

The following fees and levies may be charged to you where relevant and are in addition to your tuition fees.

Student Services Levy

The Student Services Levy is a compulsory student fee that funds on campus student services. Depending on the type of student you are you will pay a different amount.

See Student Services Levy for more details.

Administration Fee

Administration fee is a compulsory fee charged to all students of $120 NZD annually. This fee is waived if you accept your enrolment offer by the due date. 


Parking permits can be bought for various lengths of time from hourly to full year.

See the parking information for how much it costs and how to get a parking permit.

Student visas

Only students already legally in New Zealand and who require a change in visa conditions to study may apply for a student visa on campus. All others must go through Immigration New Zealand to obtain a student visa.

See Visas and immigration for details about costs and how to apply.

Insurance for International students

Insurance is compulsory for all international students. Studentsafe is UC’s primary international student insurance provider.

You can buy insurance from another provider as long as it meets the UC minimum requirements. See Insurance for incoming students for more details.

UC regulations and UC Policy Library

A full list of UC compulsory fees and other charges along with the related regulations can be found on the University regulations site.

Additional information of UC policies is contained in the UC Policy Library.