International Student Experience Open House

Start Date
25 March 2013
End Date
26 March 2013
Location
University of Auckland, New Zealand
Summary
The University of Auckland is delighted to invite U21 colleagues to an Open House event to discuss and share experiences on international student integration.
About

The event will be of interest to staff leading and working within student services, international offices and student support. Event co-ordinators are keen to draw experience from across the U21 network and welcome further offers for workshop facilitation. The event will cover a range of themes, including:

  • The University of Auckland’s response to the findings of the 2011 International Student Barometer
  • The integration of international and domestic students
  • Pastoral support and accommodation
  • Careers and employability
  • External factors affecting the international student experience and how to influence them: transport, government and regional policy, immigration etc
  • Critical incident management
  • Academic support facilities, with particular reference to postgraduates
    - Graduate School
    - Language and learning support
    - Library
  • The way forward in sharing best practice

Itinerary

For a full programme of events, please download the pdf at the bottom of this page.  

Accommodation

Colleagues at Auckland recommend the Quadrant Hotel (www.quadrant-hotel-auckland.com), which is adjacent to the university campus, where you will be offered the university’s rates, detailed in correspondence from the event organisers - please contact Libby if you need confirmation of these.

Call directly (+64 9 984 6000 or 0800 66 66 11)  or email quad.reservations@vrhotels.co.nz  to book. Please quote ‘Auckland University rates’ or ‘UPG’ (code) to access the rates detailed.

How To Register

 

Those intending to come to Auckland for the Open House should contact Libby Passau (details below) giving your name, title and university.

Name
Libby Passau
Email