UC International Welcome

UC offers a welcome and orientation session for all international students arriving to study at UC for the first time.

Semester One 2023. Monday 13 February 2023

Haere Mai | Welcome!

We invite all our new and returning International Students' along to this orientation session, which is mandatory for any of the following student cohorts:

  • First year at UC 
  • Study Abroad (semester students) 
  • Online to Campus pathway student's (transitioning to campus)
  • UCIC and CCEL students' transitioning to UC campus
  • New Zealand Mannaki Scholarship students
  • Returning students' (resuming on campus study after a period out of NZ).

Not sure if the session is for you? Reach out to iro@canterbury.ac.nz and we can confirm with you.

If you have any arrival questions, please email the International Relationships team on iro@canterbury.ac.nz and find some 'settling in' information here on UC's webpage and we also recommend checking our Education NZ's resources on Nau Mai.


* PhD Doctoral students have specialised orientations quarterly. Reach out to postgraduate-office@canterbury.ac.nz for further information.