Information & Enrolment

Information about the programmes we offer, along with entry criteria and fees, can be found in the Our Programmes section of this website. Or check out the Whitireia and WelTec 2019 joint prospectus (5.6MB PDF).

If you need assistance planning your study pathway, just give us a call or email, or simply click the Apply Now button or download the application to enrol form.

What you need to apply

You will need a completed online enrolment form, or downloadable form, and proof of your identity and residency. If you are applying to enrol in person, please bring your birth certificate or passport with you. We will photocopy and return it to you.

If you are applying online or posting your application you will need verified copies of your documents. A verified copy is a photocopy of the original document, which has been signed by a solicitor, Justice of the Peace (JP) or kaumatua as being a true copy of the original. To apply online scan verified copies of your documents and email them to If you are posting your application please return your completed form and verified copies of your documents to:

Information & Enrolment
Whitireia New Zealand
DX Box: SX33459
3 Wi Neera Drive, Porirua 5022

It is best to apply early as places are limited. However, late applications may still be accepted if there is space available on the programme.


Auditions for our Performing Arts programmes are held towards the end of the year. They usually involve workshops or groups classes as well as some individual demonstration.

The audition timetable for September 2019 is listed below:



Date & Time

NZ Diploma in Performing Arts (Maori and Pacific)

Join any of the following days - you do not need to attend all:

Wed 25th September - 9:00am to 4:00pm

Thur 26th September - 9:00am to 4:00pm

Fri 4th October - 9:00am to 4:00pm

Fri 11th October  - 9:00am to 4:00pm

Or by appointment 

Stage and Screen – New Zealand Diploma in Drama

Sat 28th September - 10:00am to 4:00pm

Sun 29th September (Callback) - 10:00am to 4:00pm

Commercial Dance – NZ Diploma in Dance

Sat 21st September - 9:00am

Sun 22nd September - 9:00am

Musical Theatre – NZ Diploma in Performing Arts
Sat 28th September - 10:00am to 4:00pm
Music – all qualifications
From Mon 2nd September by appointment


 Please contact Marietta Foote for more information or to book an audition.


We will assess your application. If you are required to attend an interview or audition, we will contact you to arrange a time and date. Once your application is approved we will send you a letter offering you a place on the programme. Please sign and return the confirmation of study to secure your place.


Ensure your fees are paid before your course starts. If you are intending to pay by student loan, apply to StudyLink at as soon as possible.

For more information about enrolling at Whitireia and WelTec visit the main websites

Whitireia Information and Enrolment

WelTec How to enrol