*If you do not meet these eligibility requirements, please meet with the OGE Regional Advisor for this program early in the process to discuss your options.
- Good academic and disciplinary standing
- Minimum GPA of 3.0
About the Program
The University of Auckland
, founded in 1883, ranks consistently among the world's top research universities. It is New Zealand's largest university, with 16 subjects ranked in the top 50 worldwide (QS2017), including Psychology, Accounting & Finance, Anthropology, Sociology, Linguistics, and Anatomy & Physiology. The university, with over 40,000 students (including 7,000 international students), offers eight faculties covering a comprehensive range of research-based programs, including a Maori studies program focused on the study of a language and culture unique to New Zealand. Other highlights include a flagship entrepreneurial development program at the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, and a leadership and service award program.
A cosmopolitan, diverse city with a population of 1.5 million, Auckland is both the commercial and industrial center of New Zealand. Known as the City of Sails, Auckland is renowned for her natural beauty and wide range of outdoor activities, particularly water sports.
- Calendar year: Mid-February to late November
- Full year: early July to late June
- Fall: early July to late November
- Spring: mid- February to late June
Fields of Study
Fields of study include: Anthropology, Art/Art History, Asian Studies, Biology, Business, Chemistry, Chinese, Classics, Computer Science, Economics, Environmental Studies, Film, French, German, Government/Political Science, Health Sciences, History, International Studies, Italian, Japanese, Linguistics, Management, Marketing, Mathematics, Music, Philosophy, Physics, Psychology, Public Health, Public Policy, Religion/Theology, Russian, Social Work, Sociology, Spanish, Urban Studies
This list is not exhaustive. Please make an appointment to speak with the OGE Regional Advisor to further discuss available coursework on this program.
You are required to enroll in a full courseload and complete all exams and assignments associated with the course regardless of the credit you wish to receive on the program. Withdrawal from a course or failure to take/complete a final will be regarded as an unauthorized reduction in courseload and a violation of the academic policy.
A full courseload for this program is: 60 credits (4 courses)
The minimum passing grade for this program is: C
You are required to live in program housing.
You have 2 housing options:
- Self-catered (no meal plan) student residence
- Catered (includes meal plan) student residence
We are committed to making study abroad accessible to all interested and eligible students. We hope that students with accessibility needs will pursue study abroad opportunities and use the available support services on campus for assistance and advice when necessary.
With over 200 approved-programs, we are confident that you will find a program that fits your interests and goals. Programs offer varying degrees of academic and lifestyle support. Please make an appointment with your OGE advisor to discuss how to best support any special needs you might have on programs that may interest you.
To learn more about the resources for students on campus and also for advice on how to request accommodations overseas, please visit the Georgetown Academic Resource Center’s website
. Additional support can be found on the Mobility International website
Stories Beyond the Hilltop Blog
Learn more about Hoya experiences in Auckland in Stories Beyond the Hilltop.