4th Year Student 2016
4th Year Student 2015
3rd Year Student 2015
Resources and links
Va'a o Tautai – Centre for Pacific Health
The Va’a o Tautai provides a range of academic programmes and support for Pacific students across all Otago campuses. It leads the way in Pacific health teaching and research.
Pacific Island Health Professional Students' Association (PIHPSA)
PIHPSA is an independent student body that supports Pacific students, and encourages networking between students, staff, and working health professionals.
PIHPSA's activities include mentoring, advocacy, organising social events, sending students to conferences, cultural dances, and encouraging research.
Pacific Islands Centre, University of Otago
A little bit of the Pacific right in the middle of campus and a home away from home for Pacific Students! The Pacific Islands Centre is here to help all students of Pacific descent to make the most of their time at University. Students may use the Centre for advice on anything from academic assistance, scholarships and accommodation to legal and immigration matters and places to worship.
Pacific Trust Otago
Dunedin Pacific Trust Otago is mandated by the Otago Pacific Communities to provide education, social, health, and advocacy services to all Pacific communities and clients within Otago. Pacific Trust Otago aim to support and mentor families to navigate change to build strong and sustainable communities. Some services offered are, free exercise, social services, play group, parenting programmes.