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University of Otago
Dunedin, New Zealand (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Academic Year,
Fall Semester,
Spring Semester
Partner Institution/Organization Homepage: Click to visit
Program Dates & Deadlines: Click here to view
Restrictions: Princeton applicants only
Budget Sheets Fall,
Spring
Fact Sheet:
Dept Offering Program: Study Abroad OIP Program Type: Study Abroad (semester)
Language of Instruction: English Language Prerequisite: No
Program Features: Academic Study, Field Work Degree Level: 3 - Sophomore, 4 - Junior, 5 - Senior
Time Away: Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester Housing options: Apartment (Shared), Dormitory
Program Group: Study Abroad OIP Program Adviser: Jordan Zilla
Program Description:
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University of Otago
Study Abroad students can enroll for one or two semesters at the University of Otago. Students can take a full range of courses in the arts and sciences; There are also excellent opportunities for field work and research, especially in botany, geology, marine science, and zoology.

The University of Otago takes its name from the beautiful southern province of Otago. Within an hour's drive of the university campus, students can explore some of the region's and New Zealand's most spectacular scenic and outdoor attractions. It's ideal for day trips to any of the southern lakes and to high mountain valleys, rivers and secluded beaches. In contrast to Dunedin's moderate coastal climate, the inland region of Central Otago enjoys extreme seasons that allow snow sports in the winter and water sports in summer. 

Student Experiences

"It was everything I could have asked for and more!  [Studying abroad] gave me the skills and independence to confidently face the world post-college!" -Hema Lochan '16

Application Process
Students interested in applying to this program must complete two separate processes:
  1. Apply directly to the program. Visit the program website directly for application instructions and deadlines. Please note that program application deadlines are often earlier than Princeton approval deadlines.
  2. Complete the Princeton approval process. You may download the course approval form and instructions from your GPS application. Click “apply now” on this brochure to access these items. Check GPS for Princeton’s approval deadlines.

Read Student Evaluations

Lochan - University of Otago

Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Academic Year 2018-2019 04/27/2018 05/04/2018 TBA TBA
Fall Semester 2018 04/27/2018 05/04/2018 TBA TBA
Spring Semester 2019 10/26/2018 11/02/2018 TBA TBA