Fees & Financial Support

To find out the costs of an individual papers search for the paper under the Catalogue of Papers.

Tuition Fees Information


Financial support through scholarships, study awards and grants are available to some students. A full list is available from the University’s Scholarship Office. Sign up to receive an electronic version of the Scholarships Update on a monthly basis by clicking on this link.

All Students

Breakout National Scholarship Database
University of Waikato Summer Research Scholarships
University of Waikato School Leavers Scholarships

Initial Teacher Education Students


Sporting/cultural high achievers interested in undergraduate study

Sir Edmund Hillary Scholarship
Sir Edmund Hillary Medal

Qualified Teachers

Associate Teacher Postgraduate Study Award
Tertiary fees funding support – Mathematics
Tertiary fees funding support: Literacy for primary and intermediate teachers

Māori Students

Māori Education Trust & Iwi Scholarships (Māori)

For Postgraduate Students

John Allan in Education (Masters)
Peter Freyberg Memorial Fund (EdD/Doctoral)
Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (formerly NZAid) Scholarships (International Students)
University of Waikato Masters Research Scholarship
University of Waikato Doctoral Research Scholarship
WMIER Masters Research Scholarship
WMIER Doctoral Research Scholarship
Fred Kana Fellowship