Security alarms, self-defence classes and security checks are some some of the ideas put to tertiary students to help keep them safe.
Almost 4400 fewer students are enrolled in NZ universities this year after the entrance bar was raised.
Parents fork out of school threads
Kitting out kids in school uniforms this year may set Manawatu families back hundreds of dollars.
Accidents in Wellington schools cost the taxpayer just over $800,000 last year.