Your rights as a student

Here, you will find out how your voice is heard, and how to raise issues of concern as a student at Whitireia and WelTec | Te Pūkenga.

Code of Practice

The Pastoral Care Code was implemented for your wellbeing and safety, which sets out roles and responsibilities for Whitireia and WelTec | Te Pūkenga to promote and support your wellbeing, development and educational achievement. The code also provides a procedure for complaints that you can follow if you have concerns throughout your learning journey. To learn more click the link below. 


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Student Leadership Groups

At Whitireia and WelTec, we have a number of student leadership groups that represent student voice. Keep an eye out on Moodle to find out who your representatives are and how to contact them.

Māori and Pacific Advocacy

Ākonga who identify as Māori and/or Pacific, can also share their concerns with our cultural teams;


Māori Student Support:


Ākonga Māori at WelTec

Phone: 04 920 2747 - Susan Luke



Ākonga Māori at Whitireia

Phone: 0274 035 795 - Te Ariki Wi Neera 



Pacific Student Support: 

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