Arcadia: Auckland - University of Auckland

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The University of Auckland is New Zealand’s largest and highest ranked university, with hundreds of course options and a focus on STEM subjects, including biology, marine studies and engineering, as well as anthropology, ethnology, and Māori and P... read more

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OVERALL RATING 4.8
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I've always been adventurous, but I am even more so now. After driving through the worst weather I could ever imagine on windy roads on the left side of the road and camping out in random places along the way I have become much more comfortable with spontaneity and with talking with the people I meet along the way. Half the adve... - Trinity University View Entire Review
I've met a lot of great people and I got to see a lot of the country. - Providence College View Entire Review
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I would study abroad in New Zealand again a million times over. My experiences are cemented in my mind as some of the greatest times of my life. My trip abroad has added so much to college experience. I now come home with so many stories to tell, a new outlook on life, I have more confidence, and greater independence. The c... - Providence College View Entire Review
Absolutely worthwhile. Being on the outside looking in at the USA was an interesting and invaluable experience. - Providence College View Entire Review
I will never forget this experience. I gained a sense of independence here--living on my own, meeting new people, navigating the city, planning my own trips. I have also learned not to judge people and to accept everyone as they are. I became best friends with certain individuals who back home I may not have really hung out with... - Trinity University View Entire Review

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The University of Auckland is New Zealand’s largest and highest ranked university, with hundreds of course options and a focus on STEM subjects, including biology, marine studies and engineering, as well as anthropology, ethnology, and Māori and Pacific studies. Field study options available in some areas give you the opportunity to apply the concepts you are learning in the classroom to the real world. Additionally, their AACSB accredited Business School is located in the brand new, purpose-built Owen G. Glenn Building. 

More than 2,500 Māori students, 3,500 South Pacific Islanders, 15,500 students of Asian background and 6,000 international students give Auckland the vibrant diversity that makes it such an exciting learning community.

ARCADIA EXCURSIONS
Travel to fascinating places of interest that enhance your cultural immersion and give a meaningful context to your academic courses. Here is a sampling:


  • Waikato District

  • Queen Charlotte Sound

  • Abel Tasman National Park

  • and more...

ARCADIA'S APPROACH
Arcadia opens the doors to new experiences, different academic learning, people, cultures and perspectives so you can build your own lifelong learning and memories:


  • Enjoy academic success – earn credit abroad


  • Explore a new world – excursions, activities, events, and so much more!


  • Get to know yourself – gain a new view of the world and your place in it.


  • Rely on us for support – 9 centers in 12 countries worldwide


  • Boost your resume – employers AND graduate schools.

Please check our website for dates and the latest program information.

Program Type(s):
Study Abroad
Program Length(s):
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Academic Year
Instruction Language(s):
  • English
Relevant Study Subject(s):
  • Area, Ethnic and Group Studies
  • Business Administration and Management
  • Engineering
  • Anthropology
  • Archeology
  • Biological and Physical Sciences
  • Marine Sciences
Minimum GPA:
2.8
Year Founded:
2001
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Arcadia Scholarships

The College of Global Studies at Arcadia has one of the most extensive scholarship programs of any study abroad organization. As a non-profit university, Arcadia aims to help students for whom financial assistance can mean the difference between participation in an Arcadia program and staying home. Eligibility for our scholarships is based on financial need and approximately 70% of study abroad students who apply for aid from Arcadia receive some form of award.

$250-$2,500

Deadlines:
Applications are received on a rolling basis.

Guidelines/Requirements:
Only students who have been accepted to a program from The College of Global Studies at Arcadia University will be considered for an award.

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