Student Dies at University of Auckland Business School

A student has fallen to their death this morning in the UoA Owen G Glenn Building.

View-of-OGGB-from-Stanley-Street - Business School's purpose-built, architecturally designed Owen G Glenn Building dominates the Grafton Road side of the City campus, at the heart of Auckland's main commercial centre

Out of respect for the dead person’s family, a university spokeswoman mentioned that no further comment on the circumstances of the death would be made, and a police spokesman said the death was not suspicious and the matter had been referred to the coroner. This was a suicide. For whatever reason, a young individual took their own life. My condolences to this person’s loved ones.

The University of Auckland Business School, Owen G Glenn Building

Where to get help:

Youth services: (06) 3555 906

Youthline: 0800 376 633

Kidsline: 0800 543 754 (4pm to 6pm weekdays)

Whatsup: 0800 942 8787 (noon to midnight)

Depression helpline: 0800 111 757 (24-hour service)

Rainbow Youth: (09) 376 4155

The Word

CASPER Suicide Prevention

If it is an emergency and you feel like you or someone else is at risk, call 111.

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~ by Fionnlagh on January 6, 2014.

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