Otago Polytechnic


Outbreak of mumps: check your immunity

There is a nationwide outbreak of mumps.

We encourage all of our students to check that they

have had two MMR vaccinations against mumps.

Please click here for more info and advice on how to do this. 


Water update – Mon 21 Aug (3.00pm)

All water on campus is now safe to drink, with the exception of:

  • AKO and the filter tap in the F2 staffroom 

Special filters need to be ordered for these two locations.

  • Tall poppy and proud

    “What we love about New Zealand is partly the very things that cause tall poppy syndrome. We’re very egalitarian, respectful, we treat everyone the sa... more

    Dunedin-Shanghai Scholarship winner...

    For the fourth year in a row a group of students from China are undertaking internships at Otago Polytechnic after winning prestigious scholarships.Ei... more

  • Public Seminar: Imaginary Spaces - Elisabeth Wilding

    24 AUGUST, 12 – 1PM, P 152 LECTURE ROOM, DUNEDIN SCHOOL OF ART Imaginary SpacesThis seminar will focus on thoughts conce... more

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Deep Thinking Plants!


Our Horticulture students have created some new gardens:


Sensory: outside G Block

Medicinal: on the Permaculture Terraces, Cnr St David St and Harbour Tce

Deep Thinking: In and around Studio 56

Herbs and Greens: Bio Domes outside Technique restaurant


ALSO: Check out the Cyanotype exhibition in L Block

Monday 21

Figuration, Feminism and Sculpture Symposium
1 October 2017

Room availability

Computer Labs:

A Block
A126 free until 1pm
22 spots currently free
D Block
D103 free for rest of day
9 spots currently free
D105 free for rest of day
21 spots currently free
D201 free until 1pm
20 spots currently free
D202 free until 1pm
24 spots currently free
H Block
H611 free for rest of day
24 spots currently free
Updated at 10:33 am