Financing your study

It's important to take the time to plan how you will pay for your study costs and support yourself financially while you study. There are a number of options available to help you.


We know that organising and finding out how to finance your study can be daunting, but there are a number of options to help you, and we're here to help. We will be running a series of drop-in sessions to help support you to finance your study for 2023 that include kai.


Wednesday 22 February
10am - 3pm
Te Kāuta Cafe

Real Me or Not. If you have created a RealMe account you're one step ahead. If you have not created a RealMe account, bring along your IRD and Bank Account details, and we'll support you through the rest. 



StudyLink is a service of the Ministry of Social Development. They help students make informed choices about their student finance, how to apply for it and manage it online. StudyLink has a range of ways to help fund your study including Student Allowances and Student Loans.

Studylink or scholarship application support

We understand that sorting your finances for study can be a little overwhelming and confusing. If you need help applying for StudyLink, or finding out what other financial options are available to you (, book an appointment with Allana Prestney and she will get you on the right track before you start.

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