COVID-19: Alert Level 3 Notice

Virtual consults available

Our voulnteer chaplains will be available via phone or email at this time. You can reach this team on the contact details below:

EMAIL    chaplains@unitec.ac.nz

Online resources

The chaplains have recommended the below online resources to help you through the lockdown:

Go to Bible Society New Zealand website

Go to Religious Diversity Trust Aotearoa New Zealand website

Go to Interfaith.Org.NZ SharePoint

For more information

Multifaith Chaplaincy Services

Our volunteer Chaplains support Unitec students and staff of all faiths, as well as those of no particular faith. Our Chaplains are non-judgemental of personal lifestyles and are there to assist everyone.

What we offer

  • A confidential listening presence and support for everyday matters, or for times of transition, stress or crisis.
  • Informal discussions about issues of faith and life.
  • Prayer/ worship on campus and a connection with other local worshipping communities.
  • A chance to participate in interfaith events like The Week for World Peace.
  • Opportunities to connect with other students and staff who are interested in faith/ spirituality and to participate in Spirituality Week.
  • Resources for reading, listening, and reflection.
  • Unitec Christian Staff Network and connections to Faith-based Clubs at Unitec.
  • Oversight for the Muslim Prayer Rooms and Multi-faith Chapel.

Muslim Prayer Rooms

We have Muslim Prayer rooms across both of our campuses, and are available for use during our campus opening hours.

Mt Albert Campus Building 158
Waitākere Campus Building 510, Level 3, Room 3033

Please talk with one of our friendly Chaplains if you would like to use these rooms.

Multifaith Chaplaincy Centre

The Multifaith Chaplaincy Centre is located at our Mt Albert campus. Our volunteer Chaplains work out of this space, and is open to all for visits.

Where Building 159 (Multifaith Chaplaincy Centre), Mt Albert campus map
Hours Monday to Friday (hours vary, please call or email for details)
Co-ordinating Chaplain Ricky Waters
Email chaplains@unitec.ac.nz or waitakchap@unitec.ac.nz
Phone +64 9 815 4321 ext 7208

Statement of Religious Diveristy

The statement of Religious Diversity provides a basis for ongoing discussion of religious diversity in New Zealand.

Read the Religious Diversity in Aotearoa New Zealand (PDF) »