O-week

02 - 06 May 2022

O-week is how we welcome our new and returning students. We want to be part of your study journey with us, and we want you to feel like part of the WITT whānau. It's also a great chance to meet other students, your friendly tutors and the welcoming support staff. 


O-week is coming!

We postponed O-week in March, but it's back. Check out what O-week now looks like below.

New Plymouth

Monday 2 May

Lunch is sorted, grab yourself a free burger, it doesn’t matter where you are because we’ll be outside Te Piere and down in Trades from 12:00pm-1:00pm.

Tuesday 3 May

We have activities running at lunchtime from 12:00pm – 1:00pm outside Te Piere. There will be mini golf - hole in one, water balloon throwing, balloon pop, AND popcorn. We have epic prizes up for grabs like a free personalised programme at the Fitness Factory, a free WOF at the Engine Room, and more.

Wednesday 4 May

It’s Market Day. See what our local community, businesses, and organisations can offer you, outside Te Piere from 12:00pm – 1:00pm. But don't forget to grab yourself a FREE pie while you're there, not a regular pie a cool pie - the famous dad pies.

Thursday 5 May

Pop up pancakes! It’s pancake time. Grab yourself some pancakes with your favourite toppings. If you want a bit of competition, then have a go at the smoothie bike and make your own smoothie, but do it faster than the others! Or set a new record on the vertical jump.

 

Hāwera

Monday 2 May

Lunch is sorted, grab yourself a free burger and fries between 12:00pm-1:00pm.

Tuesday 3 May

We have activities running at lunchtime from 12:00pm – 1:00pm. There will be ball toss, ring toss and tic tac toe, and we have epic prizes up for grabs!

Wednesday 4 May

It’s Market Day. See what our local community, businesses, and organisations can offer you. You'll be heading to the NP campus for a Big Day Out to visit the facilities, meet the support team and experience the Market Day. 

Thursday 5 May

Free smoooooothies for lunch, you get to make your own smoothie, we'll provide the ingredients and you do the mahi!

Friday 6 May

Free lunch; good old butter chicken and naan, mmm.

He pātai? Got a question? If there’s anything you’re not sure about, please get in touch. Call 0800 WITT NZ (0800 948 869) or email info@witt.ac.nz.

 Download your welcome pack

Campus Tours (New Plymouth)

Learn to navigate your way around campus, discover all the key places and step into your first day confidently. Tours usually take around 20-30 minutes. 

Meet us outside the main Reception at 20 Bell Street, five minutes before the tour starts.

April

  • Wednesday 13 at 3:00pm
  • Friday 22 at 9:00am
  • Tuesday 26 at 12:00pm (noon)

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