Accept your study plan

  • Congratulations on your decision to study!

  • By accepting my study plan, I agree to the following:

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Next steps:

  • If you are older than 20 and haven’t sent through your CV yet, please reply to your study plan email with your CV attached.
  • If you’re applying for StudyLink assistance, begin the application process now. First-time learners can apply online using this link. You can use MyStudyLink to manage your information, claim course-related costs, and re-apply for Student Allowance or Student Loan online. Alternatively, you can email StudyLink through their FAQs page or give them a call on 0800 88 99 00.
  • When you have accepted your study plan, we will send all of your enrolment information to your enrolling institute (Ara, UCOL, NMIT, NorthTec, Otago Polytechnic, EIT, Toi-Ohomai, or WelTec & Whitireia). They will get in touch and ask for a verified copy of your ID. They will also send through a study contract for you to fill in and may ask you for information about payment/StudyLink.
  • Follow their instructions to complete your study contract.
  • Send them a verified copy of your ID. Click here to learn how to get your ID verified.
  • Start looking out for your eCampus NZ portal login details – please check your spam/junk folder. You’ll do all your learning through the portal.


Note: You can log in and start learning before you have sent your ID and study contract to your enrolling institute, enrolment process, but your enrolment will be cancelled if you don’t do this by the end of the first official week of study.

Need help?

Email [email protected] or call 0800 328 269 and press 1.
Our friendly Sales and Learner Service coordinators will walk you through the next step.

Important information for new learners

eCampus NZ as a business unit of Open Polytechnic, is now part of Te Pūkenga – New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology.

From 1 January 2023, eCampus NZ will no longer enrol new learners into study plans delivered on the eCampus NZ learning platform.

However, all courses/programmes will still be available for online study through Open Polytechnic - Te Pūkenga.

The eCampus NZ team is here for you. If you are still experiencing ongoing issues related to Cyclone Gabrielle, please contact your advisor or facilitator so we can work with you to get you back on track.