New Zealand opened my world Past Review

By (Neurobiology and Neurosciences., Trinity University) for

Arcadia: Dunedin - University of Otago

What did you gain/learn from your experience abroad? Was it worthwhile?
learned to break down barriers and abolish fears

Personal Information

If you took classes at multiple universities, list those universities here: University of Otago
How much international exposure did you have prior to this program? 6 months+

Review Your Program

* Overall educational experience

Academic rigor, intensity, resources, etc.

light workload, standard grading.

* Host Country Program Administration

On-site administration of your program

fantastic services

* Housing:

How satisfied were you with your living arrangements?

great housingfantas

* Food:

good food

* Social & Cultural Integration:

How integrated did you feel with the local culture?

amazing field trips and adventures

* Health Care:

How well were health issues addressed during the program?

* Safety:

very safe

If you could do it all over again would you choose the same program? Yes


* Money: How easily were you able to live on a student's budget?

(1 = not very easy/$200+ on food & personal expenses/week, 2.5 = $100/week, 5 = very easily/minimal cost)

Do you have any general money-saving tips for future study abroad participants? save money to travel the country and neighboring islands


How would you rate your language skills at the beginning of the program? None

Other Program Information

* Where did you live?

Select all that apply

  • Apartment
* Who did you live with?

Select all that apply

  • International Students

A Look Back

* What did you like most about the program?
  • adventures
* What could be improved?
  • nothing
* What do you know now that you wish you knew before going on this program? Follow what you love to do.