Information, links to frequently used applications and resources, and latest news items for current students at the University of Otago.
Whether you are a first-year or returning student, the University Course Advice Service are here to help. They can also get you in touch with expert staff from around the University – both academic and support – who can help you with your course.
More information see the Course Advice website.
Guide to Enrolment
The Guide to Enrolment tells you what you need to do to complete your degree and lists the available papers.
Some information may have changed since the Guide to Enrolment was produced. See the following links for more up-to-date information:
Guidelines for Learning – Making the most of your time at Otago
This guide provides you with advice on some key issues such as settling in to university, your responsibilities as a learner at Otago, effective ways for you to approach study, succeeding in your courses, where to get advice and support and what to do if you have made the wrong choice of programme.
Guidelines for Learning – Making the most of your time at Otago (in PDF format)
- Saturday 20 August
- Monday 29 August
Mid-semester break begins
- Wednesday 31 August
Applications due for first enrolment in Teacher Education programmes 2017
- Thursday 1 September
Applications due for Music Performance papers in 2017
- Monday 5 September
Second semester resumes
- Thursday 8 September
Degree Planning Days (until 14 September)
- Thursday 15 September
Applications due for first year courses in Dental Technology, Oral Health and Radiation Therapy, and second year classes in Dentistry, Medical Laboratory Science, Medicine, Pharmacy and Physiotherapy in 2017
- Friday 16 September
Last day to withdraw from second semester and full year papers (5pm deadline)
Full list of academic key dates including 2017.