Laidlaw College, Henderson Campus

80 Central Park Drive, Henderson, Auckland, New Zealand

09 836 7800
80 Central Park Drive, Henderson, Auckland, New Zealand

Our Henderson campus is situated in West Auckland, with the Waitakere Ranges and west coast beaches close by and a sports stadium across the road. Students enjoy vibrant community life supported by purpose-built facilities, student accommodation, well-equipped lecture rooms, an extensive and well-resourced library and a lively cafe. The campus is only 20 minutes’ drive from Auckland’s city centre, so you have the flexibility of choosing city or country life at your leisure.

Campus Life

We’re a diverse community at the Henderson campus comprised of students and staff who come from different church denominations, cultures, countries and life experiences. We celebrate our unity in Christ and enjoy the richness of our diversity. Our campus is a busy place. We have around 200 people living on site in flats, houses and our East Wing studio rooms (students, staff and their families). On average, 500 full and part-time students study here each year. We run the Olive Shoots Early Childhood Centre and have other organisations operating on our campus (such as Jireh School and Vineyard College).

In addition to a fantastic library and a great café, our other facilities include a gym, chapel and student lounge. We also have a big field for social soccer, volley ball, rugby and picnics!

Olive Shoots Early Childhood Centre

At Olive Shoots our qualified and experienced teachers provide professional care and education for your children in a purpose build centre on site at Laidlaw College while you attend lectures and study. Children from the local community are also able to enrol their children.


The Libraries on our Henderson and Christchurch campuses are a well-resourced, comfortable and inviting spaces, connecting students with the resources and services they need for a quality learning experience. A mail order borrowing system for distance students and those based at our Manukau campus means students can be resourced no matter where they are in Aotearoa New Zealand.


Laidlaw College’s Henderson campus offers accommodation (self-catered) on campus in our studio rooms, flats and houses.

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