Te Whare Ākonga o Te Akatoki - Ilam Road
The Whare is a place where Māori students can study, relax and meet other Māori students at Canterbury. It is used primarily for private study, group study sessions and tutorials, student meetings, checking emails and catching up with friends over a coffee. Māori students can apply to UC Security for access to the Whare during the academic year. It is well equipped with study rooms, meeting space and a computer room. Kitchen facilities are available if students wish to cook food during their studies. The Whare also has shower facilities.
Te Whare Ākonga o Te Akatoki is unable to be used for sleeping and/or overnight stays by students or external groups. Noho marae should be booked at local marae such as Tuahiwi, Taumutu, Rehua and other marae on Banks Peninsula. Contacts for booking these marae are as follows:
For more information regarding the Whare, contact:
Māori Education Support Coordinator
Ph: 03 364 2987 ext 44126
Apply for Access to Te Whare Ākonga o Te Akatoki