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Supporting first year students living locally: flatting, boarding, or living at home

The Locals programme provides academic support, social and volunteering opportunities to first year students at the University of Otago who are living at home, flatting, or boarding. 

Student for a Day 

Student for a Day Is an event run by the Locals Programme that provides Year 13 Students the opportunity to experience a day as a First Year University of Otago Student. For more information check out our Student for a Day page.

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Register for Locals

Are you a first year student next year? Will you be living at home, flatting, or boarding? You can register for Locals here.


News and Events

Have a look at what's coming up in the Locals programme, or sign up to receive the Locals newsletter.


Academic support

Find out what academic support Locals can offer you.



Have a look at some of what locals get up to.