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Alternative Arrangements – Semester Two Exams. Applications Close TODAY!

Do you require alternative arrangements in your final exams?  Have you returned your application form?

If, because of a disability/impairment, you have difficulty sitting examinations under conventional circumstances, please contact Disability Information and Support to make alternative arrangements; email:  or telephone +64 3 479 8235.  The final deadline for applications for Semester Two Alternative Arrangements is TODAY, Monday 1 September and late applications will not be accepted.
Find out more here.

December Graduation ceremonies – Applications now open on 22 September

Applications for the December 2014 graduation ceremonies will now open on Monday 22 September and will now close on Monday 6 October.
These dates differ from those previously advertised.

Further information here.

Call for Nominations - Election of 2 Student Members on the University Council for 2015. Nominations close 24 September 2014

An election of 2 members to be elected by the students of the University of Otago to the University Council for 2015 will be held on 10 October 2014.  Nominations close on Wednesday 24 September 2014 at 3.00pm.   Nomination forms and further information may be obtained here or from the Returning Officer, Email:

Careers in Media presentation – 5 September 1-2, Commerce Room 2.21

If you want to find out what it takes to be a journalist, photographer or film producer, come along and find out.
5 September, Commerce, room 2.21
More information here.

Be Your Own Boss expo and speaker series 16 September 10am-2pm Commerce Atrium!

ALL students from University and Polytech welcome – from artists to budding technopreneurs to dentists and everyone in between! Join us in the Commerce Atrium, 10am-2pm, Tuesday 16 September.
Login to CareerHub here or find out more here.

Fitness For Fun @ UNIPOL 28 day challenge

Get down to Unipol and attempt the 28 day challenge starting 1st September. 

Complete 10, 20 or even 30 Fitness For Fun classes in 28 days.

Get into a great exercise routine before exams and start leading a healthier lifestyle to help improve your grades.

Check out the details here.

Subsidised Computer classes coming up – Word for undergraduates & R-Data Analysis Walkthrough

Book online using a credit card or in person at ITS Reception (ITS Building over the Leith River, near Castle Lecture Theatres); Phone 479 8559
Word for Undergraduates (PC)
R-Data Analysis Walkthrough