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University of Otago students can print, copy or scan to 80 Uniprintstations, multifunction devices (MFDs) available in the libraries and student computer areas of all University of Otago campuses. Money for printing is stored on your student ID card and you will need to use your ID card or username and password to access the Uniprintstations.

Printing options for students

Your own computer

To print from your own computer, you now need to use your student email account to email your file to be printed (Word doc, PowerPoint, Excel, .pdf or .txt) as an attachment to:

The Print via Email tip sheet has more information about this (.pdf, 1.4MB)

Please contact a Student IT Advisor if you have any questions about emailing your print job.

Student Computers

When you print from a computer in a University student computer area/lab or library, you will find the following options in the Print menu:

Check Uniprint’s Library branch operating hours to ensure that you can collect your job.


The University student printers are known as Uniprintstations. They are multifunction devices (MFDs) that can be accessed at the libraries and student computer areas of all University of Otago campuses.

Uniprintstations can:

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Paying for student printing and copying

To use Uniprintstations, funds must first be loaded onto your student ID card account. This can be done at any of our EFTPOS kiosks.

Print jobs sent to Uniprint’s Library branch on the Dunedin campus (using the Printshop B&W and Printshop Colour options in your student computer printing options) must be paid first before they can be printed out.

EFTPOS kiosk locations

Student ID card printing funds can be topped up using EFTPOS at the following locations:


Uniprint handle all of the University of Otago's printing requirements. You can print from the student network to the Uniprintshop located in the Central Library on the Dunedin campus at discounted printing rates.
Visit the Uniprintshop webpage for more information.

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Further information

Do you have a question? Please see our Frequently Asked Questions about student printing

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