COVID-19: Alert Level 3 Notice

Virtual consults available

Our Learning Advisors will implement virtual consults at this time, this will be done either via phone, email, or video. Any questions please contact the team:

PHONE    0800 10 75 10
HOURS    Monday - Friday

Book an appointment online

For more information

What do Learning Advisors do?

Our Learning Advisors, formerly Academic Development Lecturers, provide help in a number of ways including workshops, one-to-one and group consultations covering a wide range of academic support including:

  • Academic reading and writing
  • Referencing
  • Mathematics and statistics
  • Study skills
  • Critical thinking
  • Time management
  • Assistance with English 

Book an appointment

You'll need to book an appointment to see one of our Learning Advisors. You can make an appointment online, give us a call 0800 10 75 10, book at the Ask Me desks, or email

Book an appointment online


Our workshops are designed to help you learn effective study skills. This includes a number of specialised postgraduate workshops (marked PG). You'll need your Student ID number to book into our workshops, click the button below to see the wide range of academic and study skills workshops on offer.

View our workshops

Student drop-in

Drop-in services are available for quick questions that you might have around your academic study. Hours are varied between Mt Albert and Waitākere so please check the timetable below for drop-in details.

Drop-in Hours

Mt Albert Monday to Friday, 12pm - 1pm
Building 180 (Te Puna), Level 2, near room 2060
Waitākere Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, 12pm - 1pm
Building 520 (Library), Level 3, Room 3011


Contact us

Where Mt Albert
Building 180 (Te Puna), Level 2
Building 520 (Library), Level 3, Room 3011
Hours Monday to Friday, 8.30am - 4.30pm (evenings by arrangement)
Phone 0800 10 75 10

Other Resources

Study Toolbox

Study Toolbox is a portal within the Library website which has information for you from referencing, writing assignments right through to postgraduate study advice so regardless of which programme or level you're at, there's something there for everyone.

Go to Study Toolbox

Assistance with English language

If English is not your first language, specialist support staff are here to help, please refer to the contact information above to get support.

If you are studying certificate or diploma programmes in English as an additional language at Level 4 or below, your best resource is the English Language Learning Collection in the Mt Albert campus Library.