Faculty of Education and Social Work

Support for Māori students

Te Korowai Atawhai - “the cloak of kindness, warmth and support”


Te Korowai Atawhai provides a safe space that allows tauira (students) to explore their cultural identity and manaaki’s (supports) them in their academic endeavours. As a service the focus is to nurture (awhi) tauira so that they are able to meet their potential in whatever pathway they choose to follow from pre-enrolment through to graduation. Te Korowai Atawhai will also give tauira the opportunity to meet other Māori students and whanaunga studying at Faculty of Education and Social Work, University of Auckland.

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