STAR/Unistart Courses


The University of Waikato Unistart programme gives secondary school students a head-start in tertiary
education by letting them complete university papers while they’re still at school.

Free Courses

Get into tertiary study for free* as a NZ citizen or permanent resident.

The following programmes/intakes are offered free of fees. You’ll get the skills, knowledge and confidence to get started on a new career or further tertiary education.

*conditions apply.