Lab coats are required for all papers that have a laboratory component. Your course outline and laboratory manual will confirm if you need to have a lab coat for your class.

You can buy polyester/cotton lab coats that meet University of Otago lab requirements from the Visitors' Centre or via the University of Otago online shop:

Online shop—lab coats
Visitors' Centre

Secondhand lab coats can often be found for sale at:

  • OUSA main office, 640 Cumberland St, North Dunedin
  • Facebook Marketplace
  • Salvation Army Family Store, 709 Great King St, North Dunedin
  • SPCA Op Shop Dunedin, 17 North Road, North East Valley