International Studies Abroad ®est. 1987

Semester / Trimester

Business, Life Sciences, Social Sciences & Liberal Arts -Victoria University of Wellington

ISA Wellington semester and year programs allow students to select courses from a wide variety of fields of study allowing their study abroad experience to fit their individual academic needs. Courses are conducted through Victoria University and taught in English by host university professors. ISA students will enroll in courses alongside New Zealand and international students.

Highlights of this Program Include:
  • Campus: Mix of traditional and modern buildings with amazing views perched above the city
  • Active, social campus
  • Opportunity to participate in Victoria's International Leadership Program
  • Strong Programs in Business; International Relations; Performing Arts; Creative Writing; Media and Film; Political Science
  • Housing: Students will be placed in share houses in the neighborhoods surrounding campus
  • Multi-day Bridging Cultures Program orientation in Auckland and Rotorua
  • Optional semester break excursions to Thailand, East Coast Australia, Bali, Ayers Rock/Uluru, or New Zealand's South Island
Semester + Semester Programs Available: Students may participate in the Spring + Fall OR the Fall +
Spring sessions of this program by selecting their two semesters of interest when submitting the initial
ISA online application. For more information about this option, please contact your Wellington Site Specialist.


Minimum GPA

Students must have a minimum grade point average of 2.70.

Minimum Admissions Prerequisites

There is no language prerequisite for this program.

Students must have completed at least two semesters of study at a four-year university at the time of application. Some exceptions may apply. Contact the program manager for further details.

Students are required to submit an official transcript along with the application.

Course Information

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.


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