Application dates are looming, don’t miss the boat!

Closing dates for university applications are drawing near, are you ready?

We know most of you are heads down in exam mode right now, so we’ve compiled a list of the university application cut off dates so you don’t have to think about it. We’ve even added links to the universities application and enrolment dates for any extra info you might need.

University of Auckland

The general closing date for the University of Auckland is 8 December. Be sure to check the closing dates for admission to specified programmes, as there are some that have different dates.

Victoria Univerisity

The general closing date for Victoria University is 20 January 2018, limited entry programmes by 1 December 2017

Waikato University

Waikato has varied cut off dates, check the dates here

Massey University

The general closing date is 26 January 2018.

2018 select programme dates are here

Otago University

Otago have varying dates depending on the course of study, see the dates here

Lincoln University

Lincoln have their key dates listed here

Canterbury University

The general closing date is 11 December 2017.


AUT recommends that you apply by 24th November 2017

Their application process page has plenty of extra info.


Unitec has varied closing dates depending on the course. Be sure to check in to the individual course you are interested in asap so you don’t miss out.

Unitec's FAQ’s page has all the answers to your questions.