Story: Tertiary education

University buildings: University of Waikato campus, 1969 (7th of 7)

University buildings: University of Waikato campus, 1969

The University of Waikato opened in 1964 on the outskirts of Hamilton's eastern suburbs. This aerial photograph of the campus shows a raw, unfinished landscape which, by the 2000s, had become green and tree-filled.

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Kerryn Pollock, 'Tertiary education - Universities before 1990', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 20 June 2024)

Story by Kerryn Pollock, published 20 Jun 2012