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.