The Māori Centre Te Huka Mātauraka - your "Whānau on Campus" - provides wide-ranging support for students of iwi descent, including academic, cultural support, and social development from pre-enrolment through to graduation with a kaupapa Māori focus.
The Māori Centre offers
- Mentoring programmes
- Assistance with scholarship/grant applications
- Advice and counselling
- Tutorials and peer study support
- A hui space
- Community support for Locals (first-year students living outside residential colleges)
- Events such as Turaka Hou/Māori Orientation
The Māori Centre is there to help Māori students participate and succeed at Otago.