Student Resources

There are many School and University resources available to help you to ensure your success while you study with us.

Enrolment Advice

Find out more about guidelines for selecting first year papers. If you need advice about any aspect of your enrolment, please contact the School of Science Office (Room FG.G.04, Ph 0800 438 254) for a personal appointment.

First Year Mentors and Convenors

The first-year mentors for the School of Science are available to answer questions and give advice to first-year students. They can help with the transition to university life and help you with any questions you might have about the papers you have selected and how they prepare you for your future career.

Māori Student Support

Science has a team of successful Kaitiaki/Mentors, study support and advice offered through Wānanga (Workshops), and online support.


Download the latest publications from the School of Science including the School Handbook, Study Science at Waikato.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Check out this list of FAQs - covering a range of commonly asked questions from "How do I change my papers after I'm enrolled?" to "Where do I get a lab coat from?"