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  • Locations: Hamilton, New Zealand
  • Program Terms: Fall, Fall-LateApplicant, Spring, Spring-LateApplicant
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: SU applicants only
  • Budget Sheets: Fall, Spring
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Fact Sheet:
Minimum GPA: 2.5 Past Participant SU Majors/Minors: Accounting, Computer Science, Economics, Education, Finance, Law
Language of Instruction: English Housing Options: Homestay, Off-campus Apartment, Off-campus Flat, Residence Hall
Native Language(s): English, Maori Class Status: 2. Second-Semester Sophomore, 3. Junior, 4. Senior
Duration: Semester Service/Volunteering: Yes
Internship Opportunities: Yes Research Opportunities: Yes
Program Type: GO Long Offered Program Areas of Study: Accounting, Anthropology, Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Creative Writing, Earth Science, Economics, Education, English, Entrepreneurship, Environmental Studies, Film, Finance, Graphic Design, Health Science, History, Hospitality Management, Human Resources Management, International Relations, International Studies, Law, Management, Maori Studies, Marketing, Mathematics/Statistics, Media Studies, Music, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Psychology, Public Relations, Religion/Theology, Social Policy & Administration, Social Work, Sports Science, Theater/Drama, Tourism, Women's Studies
Sports/Fitness: Basketball, Fitness gym, Golf, Hockey, Rowing, Rugby, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Volleyball
Program Description:
Experience a blend of New Zealand and indigenous cultures first-hand during your semester in Hamilton. Visit Maori religious sites near Hamilton or take in a performance at one of the city's three theaters. Jam to the sounds of the Hamilton Gardens Arts Festival and try new foods at the Hamilton Food and Wine Festival. You'll study at the University of Waikato's Hamilton campus, a world-renowned university ranked among the 400 universities in the world. Celebrate Kingitanga Day at the University of Waikato, celebrating the relationship between New Zealand culture and Maori culture. Live in a homestay with a New Zealand family, an off-campus flat with other students or a residence hall.

Where you'll study: University of Waikato, Hamilton campus

Course Sampling: All University of Waikato courses are available for study abroad students

Costs: Normal Susquehanna tuition with all loans and scholarships plus Waikato room and board

Program Highlights:
Many sports, clubs, and events on campus to find your passion
International Buddy Program
Find an internship through the Employability Plus program
Close to Auckland, a major city, and Maori culture spots
Full University of Waikato course list available to study abroad students
Ranked among the top 400 universities in the world and with a 5-styar QS rating
Explore the outdoors with nearby hiking, surfing, and mountain biking
Bus transportation to and from the university
More than 12,000 students, 2,000 of which are international
On-site orientation
Airport pick-up

What's cool about 'SU In'?
Simplified application process - less paperwork!
Program deposit charged directly to your SU account 
Built-in excursions 
On-site orientation
Program Specific Meeting: GO advisors and Program Alumni answer all of your specific questions
Travel Logistics Meeting: Information on how to get to and from your host institution and fun cultural facts about your host country
Susquehanna pre-departure email with last minute preparation tips

You must obtain permission to study off campus by clicking the 'apply now' button. You should visit our website for more information or schedule an advising appointment with the GO Program (570-372-4697) or email

Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.

This program is currently not accepting applications.