International Welcome

International Welcome Hero

Monday 12 February 2018

UC offers an Arrival Week Programme for all domestic and international students arriving to study at UC for the first time. It includes an official welcome, information sessions, and social activities.
The international welcome is essential for all students commencing study in semester one, 2018. The programme will help you get settled to start your semester here as well as a great opportunity to meet fellow students.

09.30am Doors open, sign-in
10.00am Formal Welcome
10.30am Briefing Sessions and morning tea
11.30am Introduction to Success Services
12.00pm Safety & Wellbeing
12.30pm Te reo (Māori language) lesson
01.00pm LUNCH and social activities
02.00pm Optional walking tour of campus and local area

If you will be newly arriving in New Zealand, you can contact the Student Experience team for information. 

Enrolment in person

All international students must also enrol in person

Postgraduate students

The Student Experience team organises and runs regular Thesis & Dissertation Student Orientation sessions to welcome domestic and international postgraduate students to UC and Christchurch.

More information

For further information please contact