The Association of Students at UCOL (AS@U) is your student union and its offices are in The Gap Arcade, King Street, Palmerston North. The Student President can be contacted on and is based in Palmerston North.
AS@U also has representatives on each campus.
AS@U provides advocacy and representation for students at UCOL and on a national level. The Student Union also organizes fun events and initiatives that you can get involved with. Check out AS@U on Facebook.





















All students enrolled at UCOL automatically become AS@U members and have access to a range of services including:










-          Free local calls and scanning








-          Laminating, printing, and stapling








-          Student job opportunities (Student Job Search)








-          Student leadership opportunities








-          Locker hire and microwaves








-          Hardship, foodbank, and advice on other related issues








-          Free tea and coffee








-          Monthly forums for student engagement and initiatives








-          Relevant awareness campaigns for students








-          Annual wall planner
















-          Competitions
















V@ult Shop




The AS@U office shop has a range of stationary, Gordon Harris art supplies, nursing equipment and snack food items available for purchase.








AS@U Volunteers










Become a volunteer for the students and reap the benefits! As a volunteer, students can receive:​ 
















-          An invitation to the annual volunteer’s appreciation function with food and awards


-          A written reference


-          Skills for future employment




-          Opportunities to liaise with UCOL staff and stakeholders



















Contact AS@U









There are lots of ways our students can connect with AS@U; call 0800 GO UCOL and ask for the Student Association, or pop in to see them in The Gap, Shop 10 / 101 Broadway Ave
Palmerston North 4410. The Student President is also available via email