International Orientation

Access these orientation resources for international students to get the best start to your time at the University of Auckland.

2022 Orientation details

Semester One: 21-25 February
Semester Two: 13-15 July

Find out all you need to know about studying at the University of Auckland, living in Auckland and enjoying your New Zealand experience during Orientation week. We also have online orientation scheduled for those of you studying offshore. Through a comprehensive series of information sessions, you’ll learn about all the support services available to help you reach your academic potential.

This programme is for all students, both undergraduate and postgraduate.

You can find more information on our web pages for New students.

Also make sure to download Kāhu the University's official student app providing access to useful student tools and information.

Orientation events for new international students

International students outside New Zealand starting their studies online

If you have missed our webinars during orientation week you can watch the recrodings below to meet the International Student Support team, learn more about the University's support services and much more to get the best start to University life while being offshore studying online.

Session Date/time   Location
Support for offshore international students (outside New Zealand)
Tuesday 22 February
3-4pm (NZT)

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Support for offshore international students (outside New Zealand)
Thursday
24 February
3-4pm (NZT)

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Make sure to check all other of the University's orientation session recordings so you can watch the sessions relevant to you, e.g. faculty orientation.

International students in New Zealand

If you have missed our webinar during orientation week you can watch the recording below to meet the International Student Support team, learn more about the University's support services, visas, insurance and of course to find out how to make the most of University life.

Session Date/time Location
Support for onshore international
students (in New Zealand)
Monday 21 February
12-1pm

Access the recording

Make sure to check all other of the University's orientation session recordings so you can watch the sessions relevant to you, e.g. faculty orientation.

Further information about Orientation at the University can be found at Orientation for new students.