Pacific student services and facilities , Te tautoko me ngā rauemi mō ngā tauira Pasific

Massey University has dedicated services and facilities for our Pacific students and staff, such as community fale, health and wellbeing services, and student associations.

Pacific facility

Pacific student fale

All Massey campuses – Auckland, Manawatū (in Palmerston North) and Wellington – have a designated community space for Pacific students to study, meet and relax in, and to connect with our Pacific staff.

Each fale has a study area, a lounge and a place to prepare and eat food and drink.

The Auckland and Wellington Pacific student spaces are accessible using a free access card and are available to all students through ITS.

Fale locations and facilities

Auckland campus

  • Fale Manaaki: QA214, Level 2, Quad A Building
    Fale Manaaki has a kitchen with tea, coffee and Milo provided, and a computer and study area.
  • Pacific Ako Corner: Level 3, Massey University Library Te Putanga Ki Te Ao Mātauranga
    The Ako Corner is part of the Centre for Teaching and Learning.
  • Pacific & Māori Room: 3.17, Level 3, North Shore Library Building, School of Psychology
    This space is available for psychology students in the Albany village.

Manawatū campus

  • Fale Pacific: YFC Building, Rehab Road
    Fale Pacific has a computer lab with free wifi and printing, a study and meeting space, cooking and tea facilities, as well as showers

Wellington campus

  • Fale Bilong Iumi: Building T33
    Fale Bilong Iumi has a quiet study space, computers for student use and a printer available at a cost. There is also a lounge where students can relax and connect and a kitchen with free tea, coffee and Milo.

Support, health and counselling services

Massey University has a range of support services relating to health, wellbeing and spiritual support.

We encourage our Pacific students to make use of these services if needed – for example, if you are feeling stressed about your study, the workload, a family bereavement or another personal matter.

Medical services and counselling

Find out what services are available to Massey students, including how to register and make appointments at our student health and counselling services.

Health centres

Counselling services

Disability services

Massey University has a range of services and support for on-campus and distance students who have a health and disability issue that may impact their study, or for which they would like support.

Find out more about Massey's disability services and how they could benefit you and your study.

Disability Services

Spiritual support

Chaplains are here to support students through their time at Massey University. They are available to talk to face to face. they can help if you are feeling stressed, want to discuss your faith, or want to connect to a local worship community.

Massey chaplaincy services contact details

Auckland campus

Manawatū campus (Palmerston North)

Wellington campus

Pacific student associations

Each Massey campus has an active Pacific Student Association. They organise social, cultural and study-related activities that bring together Pacific students and communities, to support each other.

Find out more about the Pacific Student Associations that are active on your campus.

Pacific student associations

Pacific Learning Advisors

There are Pacific Learning Advisors based in the National Centre for Teaching and Learning (NCTL) on each Massey campus.

Find out more about how the learning advisors can help you, and other study support for Pacific students at Planning to study at Massey as a Pacific student