Auckland / Palmerston North / Wellington, New Zealand
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Program Calendars

Auckland / Palmerston North / Wellington, New Zealand | 2018 Semester 1: Feb – Jun

Program Deadlines
September 1, 2016 Application Opens, Early Admission Period Begins
September 1, 2017 Early Admission Period Ends ($500 confirmation deposit is non-refundable)
November 1 Application Closes (Late application may be possible - contact USAC)
December 1 Balance Due Deadline
January 28, 2018 Cancellation Deadline (no refunds)
Program Dates
February 16, 2018 Departure from the US (If you choose to arrange your own housing upon arrival, you should arrive at least 2 weeks prior to orientation). Move-in dates vary.
February 18 Arrival in New Zealand (Move-in dates vary)
February 19 Mandatory orientation
February 26 Courses begin
March 30 - April 13 Mid-semester break
June 1 Courses end
June 5 - 8 Study period
June 11 - 23 Final examinations
Program end date coincides with last day of your exams
Open return Students establish their own date of return

See Ready to Apply for additional information about the application process and Money Matters for more details regarding payment and cancellation deadlines.

USAC reserves the right to make adjustments to fees or deadlines at any time. If a program fills earlier than anticipated, USAC may move up the position hold payment deadline date to secure students’ placement in the program.

The host university may update program dates and/or field trips at any time; these changes are often outside USAC’s control as dates are set by the host university. USAC does its best to estimate these dates ahead of time and to keep it as up-to-date as possible. Many times, updated calendar dates are included in your host university acceptance letter. We update these as quickly as possible and as often as needed; refer back to this calendar for the most current dates.

Quick Details

2018 App. Cycle

Semester 1
(Feb-Jun):
Open

Semester 1 & 2
(Feb-Nov):
Open

Eligibility

Minimum GPA: 2.75

Minimum class standing: Sophomore

Program Type

Partnership

Credit

Overseas

Program Capacity

30

Instruction

English