Students Online

Students Online is an online service that allows education providers to process student visa applications on campus.

You can use Students Online, if all of the following apply:

  • you already have a Student Visa
  • you’re in New Zealand
  • you meet your education provider’s pre-requisites for enrolling for your courses
  • your education provider is a Students Online partner.

If you are studying with one of the following education providers, you can contact them directly to process your student visa application.

Education Providers that use Students Online
Academic Colleges Group AIS St Helens Auckland English Academy
Auckland Grammar School Auckland International College AWI International Education Group
Auckland University of Technology (AUT) Avondale College Botany Downs Secondary College
Burnside High School CCEL (Christchurch College of English Ltd) Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology
Cornell Institute of Business and Technology Crown Institute of Studies Eastern Institute of Technology
English Language Academy Glendowie College Howick College
ICL Business School   Kaplan International College (Auckland)
Languages International Christchurch Languages International Auckland Lincoln University - Student Administration
Macleans College Manukau Institute of Technology - International Office Marist College
Massey University Massey University (Palmerston North Campus) Massey University (Wellington Campus)
Middleton Grange College Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology New Zealand Institute of Education
New Zealand Management Academies New Zealand School of Education (NZSE) North Shore International Academy
Otago Polytechnic International Centre Pacific International Hotel Management School Papatoetoe High School
Queens Academic Group Queenstown Resort College Rangitoto College
Regent International Education Group St Peters College Takapuna Grammar School
Taylors College and Embassy CES Unique New Zealand UNITEC New Zealand
Universal College of Learning University of Auckland University of Canterbury
University of Otago University of Otago - Foundation Studies University of Waikato
Victoria University of Wellington Waiariki Institute of Technology Waikato Institute of Technology
Wellington Institute of Technology Western Institute of Technology Western Springs College
Westlake Boys High School Westlake Girls High School Whitireia Community Polytechnic
Whitireia Community Polytechnic (Porirua Campus)    

When you can’t use Students Online

You can’t use Students Online to apply for a Student Visa if any of the following apply:

  • your education provider isn’t a Students Online partner
  • you have a limited visa and not a student visa
  • you don’t meet the pre-requisites for your education provider’s courses.

If any of these apply, you can apply for a student visa yourself by using a paper form, or applying online.