Guide to Stream , Aratohu ki Te Manga

Online learning at Massey takes place in Stream. Learn how to access Stream, how to check if a course uses it, and the rules you need to follow when you're studying online.

Stream is Massey’s online learning platform. Whether you’re studying by distance or on campus, you'll likely use Stream throughout your time with us.

You can use Stream to:

  • take part in classes and tutorials online
  • access course activities and materials like reading lists, articles and notes
  • submit your assignments
  • ask your lecturers questions
  • share ideas with other students in forums and chats.

Get access to Stream

Before you can access Stream, you need to create a network password and enrol in courses for your first semester.

Use our checklist to find out how to enrol in courses

Find out how to set up your network password

Log in to Stream

You can sign in to Stream at the Stream login page.

You'll log in with:

  • your student ID number followed by ""
    For example:
  • your network password.
Stream login dialog box

The username is your student ID number, followed by ""

How to find out if your course uses Stream

The information about your course on our website will tell you if it has an online component. If it does, you'll most likely be using Stream.

Find a course or qualification

Your responsibilities on Stream

It's everyone's responsibility to make sure Stream is a secure, respectful learning environment. Follow these simple rules to get the most out of the platform.


Keep your student ID and password secure. Make sure you don't:

  • use another student's details to log into Stream
  • share your login details with anyone else.


It's important to be respectful and polite when you use Stream, just like you would in a classroom.

You mustn't:

  • be rude or offensive to others
  • post anything abusive, defamatory or obscene
  • copy or forward private messages, unless you've got permission from the sender
  • post any promotional material
  • share contact details, like your address or phone number
  • post any malware that might harm Massey's systems or other users' computers.


Copyright law restricts what you're allowed to do with the material you look at, download or copy in Stream – and what you're allowed to post.

Find out what you can share on Stream with our Student Copyright Guide