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When you first arrive at Otago Polytechnic Auckland International Campus, you will take part in an Orientation. It will introduce you to your new study environment and allow you to learn about the services, facilities, and support available. Orientation includes presentations from academic and professional staff, an introduction to your programmes and lecturers, an IT induction, and workshops about employability. Attendance is compulsory.

Where and when?

All new students are required to come to our Queen Street campus for Registration and Orientation. Our Study Block 3 Registration will take place from Monday 15 July to Wednesday 17 July. Orientation will take place on Thursday 18 July. A detailed Orientation schedule is available here. If you have any questions or concerns, please email

How will Orientation help me?

At Orientation you will:

> Finish your enrolment in your programme

> Meet the support people and learn about the services available

> Meet and make friends with other international students

> Get answers to any questions or concerns you have about being a student at Otago Polytechnic, so you can successfully start your studies.


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