Terms & Conditions


Although Massey University takes reasonable steps to ensure that the information on this website is accurate and up to date at the time of publication, the University reserves the right to alter procedures, fees and regulations without notice should the need arise.

Hypertext links to external websites from this website do not constitute an endorsement of content, goods or services offered on such websites. The University takes no responsibility for the accuracy and timeliness of information provided on external websites referenced herein.

The University hosts both official and unofficial web content. Unofficial web pages include, but are not limited to, personal web pages of faculty, staff, students and student organizations. The views and opinions expressed on any unofficial web page are strictly those of the page author.


Personal information

Massey University will collect, use, store, and disclose personal information relating to customers in accordance with the provisions of the Privacy Act 1993.

Information will be stored on University files and database(s) and all reasonable security measures will be maintained. A unique identifier will be assigned to each student, which will be used in conjunction with a secondary means of identification or password/PIN.

Information provided to external agencies is either student specific (typically name, date of birth, current contact details and academic/ graduation details) or cohort specific (aggregated or statistical information that does not identify individuals).

Where provision or disclosure of information is voluntary or falls outside the scope of information the University is permitted to collect, store, use and disclose under the Privacy Act 1993, …. will be advised and their consent will be obtained prior to the provision or disclosure of information.

Everyone has the right to request correction of personal information held in accordance with the provisions of the Privacy Act 1993.

This privacy statement operates in conjunction with any other privacy statement.

Website privacy

Massey University is committed to safeguarding personal information in accordance with the Privacy Act 1993. More information on the University’s protection of the privacy of personal information is available at http://privacy.massey.ac.nz and in the University Calendar.

Non-personal information

The University uses Google Analytics, Nielsen/NetRatings and server logs to record any of the following information for statistical purposes:

  • Browser’s internet address
  • Your internet server’s address
  • Your domain name
  • Your IP address
  • The date and time you accessed our web site
  • The pages you accessed and the documents you downloaded
  • The previous site you visited
  • The type of web browser software you used

The University uses this information to anonymously aggregate website statistics and measure traffic patterns to, from, and within this website to help us better understand our website audience.