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Fact Sheet:
Housing Options: Apartment, Residence Hall or Dormitory Minimum GPA: 2.85
Areas of Study:
Anthropology, Art History, Asian Studies, Biology, Business, Business and Management, Chemistry, Chinese, Classical Studies, Computer Science, Dance, Economics, Education, English, Environmental Studies, Film & New Media Studies, German, Greek, Hispanic Studies, History, Italian Studies, Japanese, Latin American Studies, Legal Studies, Maori Studies, Mathematics, Music, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Psychology, Russian Studies, Sociology, Theater Studies, Women's and Gender Studies Program Type: Study Abroad
Language of Instruction: English
Class Year:
3. Junior, 4. Senior
Program Features: Direct Enroll at a University
Program Description:

About University of Auckland

The University of Auckland was established in 1883 and has grown into an international center of learning and academic excellence. The University is situated in the heart of the cosmopolitan city of Auckland and provides an exciting and stimulating environment for 40,000 students, including 6,000 international students from 110 countries.
 
Location: 
Auckland (pop. 1.8 million) is New Zealand's largest city and is known by its Maori name as Tamaki-makau-rau, "desired by thousands". The University of Auckland’s campus offers the attractions of city life combined with the appeal of outdoor living - close to cafes, restaurants, cinemas, parks, shopping, yet within 30 minutes of some of the world's most stunning beaches and landscapes.

Program Dates: 
U.S. Fall (Semester II):  mid-July – mid-November A mountain view background with a student jumping in the fields
U.S. Spring (Semester I): early March—late June
 
Course/Credits: 
Four courses (60 credits) = 4.0 Wheaton credits 
 
Admissions Requirements: 
Courses in Drama, Music, Performance, Theater, and Visual Arts may require audition tapes or portfolios for review as part of the application process. These areas of study are very competitive and enrollment limits may be in effects, including availability to majors only.

Housing & Board: 
Students live in university housing, with residence hall or apartment style options. Students have access to a shared kitchen facility and prepare their own meals (self-catered). Board is not paid to Wheaton.
Budget Worksheet:
Click here for the Auckland budget worksheet.!
(Estimated personal expenses are available on the Auckland website)

Other Items to Note:
- All students accepted to a study abroad program will be assessed a $500 non-refundable confirmation fee at the time of final confirmation of study abroad participation.
- Students are not charged the technology, laundry, or student activities fees while on a study abroad program.
- Fees billed by Wheaton will be charged to students on their regular Wheaton College student account during regular billing cycles (July/December).               

                         
Wheaton student skydiving in New Zealand

     For Wheaton specific questions contact:    
                                                                                                                
     Center for Global Education
     5  Howard Street
     Wheaton College
     Norton, MA 02766-2322
     globaled@wheatoncollege.edu
     508-286- 4950

Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2018 10/01/2017 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.