Māori Students

Nau Mai, Haere Mai. Our Māori staff and mentors will guide you through your studies and offer cultural support.

Our centre, Te Whare Āwhina, is a place where you’ll feel at home. It’s where you can get advice and assistance. We offer:

  • Study groups
  • Advice and support
  • WelTec/Tamaiti Whangai mentoring support
  • Academic assistance
  • Cultural and personal development and support

Iwi links

WelTec has a long-standing relationship with the local iwi, Te Runanganui o Te Atiawa. We work together to help our students get into the workforce.

Māori and Pasifika Trades Training

Interested in learning a trade? You could study fees-free.

Find out more. 

Te Whare Āwhina hours and contact

Location: 28 Kensington Avenue, Petone Campus
Hours: Monday to Friday, 8.30am-4.30pm
Phone: 04 04 9202509
Email: maoristudentsupport@weltec.ac.nz

Have a question
or feedback?

Call us on 0800 935 832
or send us a message