Wellington, New Zealand

Fees & Deadlines

Wellington, New Zealand | 2017 Disaster Risk & Emergency Management: Jun – Aug

USAC is a non-profit organization that provides quality, affordable study abroad programs. Our programs give students flexibility and control in selecting options that impact program cost; try our interactive budget sheet to estimate how you can budget and economize.

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Some costs are estimates and all costs are subject to change.

    USAC interactive budget sheetTry our interactive budget sheet to estimate all costs for this program including optional items, airfare, living expenses, etc.

    See the Money Matters section for more financial information, including help with financing and scholarship resources.

    Program fee includes:

    • tuition and fees
    • housing fees
    • some meals
    • personalized pre-departure advising
    • immigration visa guidance
    • parental support and advisement
    • scholarship advising and assistance
    • transcript assistance
    • mandatory New Zealand student health insurance (StudentSafe)
    • airport pick-up from Auckland airport
    • USAC mandatory orientation in Auckland
    • 24-hour local emergency staff support
    • course-related transportation, activities, and excursions
    • internship placement
    • internet access during internship
    • transportation to/from internship site
    Program Deadlines
    September 1, 2016 Application Opens, Early Admission Period Begins
    February 1, 2017 Early Admission Period Ends ($500 confirmation deposit is non-refundable)
    March 1 Application Closes (Late application may be possible - contact USAC)
    April 1 Balance Due Deadline
    Cancellation Deadline (no refunds)

    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.

    Quick Details

    2017 App. Cycle

    Comm. & Marketing

    Jun-Jul: Closed - consider another USAC program instead!


    Disaster, Risk & Emergency Mgmt

    Jun-Aug: Closed - consider another USAC program instead! 


    Minimum GPA: 2.75

    Minimum class standing: Sophomore

    Two courses at the 200-level in a related major

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