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Semester / Trimester

Courses with Locals in Multiple Disciplines - Victoria University of Wellington

Victoria University of Wellington

Fall 2 2017 (Jul 5, 2017 to Nov 19, 2017)
Catalog Code: IWLF3217

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.

Prices & Dates

July 5, 2017 - November 19, 2017

Session Dates:


Catalog Code:



April 1, 2017 Extended to April 10, 2017

Application Due Date:

April 15, 2017

Final Forms & Payments Due:

Program in Progress

Admissions Status:

*prices and dates are subject to change

Note: About pricing...

Housing is not included in the price above. Housing at Victoria University of Wellington is approximately $4,000 without meals (subject to change). A $500 refundable security deposit will be charged to students living in ISA arranged housing. ISA may retain some, or all, of this deposit in case of damage to property, or if utility usage exceeds the allotted monthly amount.

Students who select the Semester + Semester option for this program will receive a $1,500 discount. ISA support services, housing and insurance are not included during the interim periodbetween sessions but may be added for an additional charge.

The following scholarship is offered to ISA participants:

Victoria University of Wellington offers scholarships to the value of $2,000 USD per year allocating the awards in two seperate scholarships to ISA students. Find out more here.


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.

Other sessions available: