Student-Athlete Information Session
Save the date! We will be hosting an event with the NCAA Eligibility Center on Monday, April 19th. Please follow the EducationUSA NZ Facebook page for the event announcement – coming soon!
Virtual Group Advising (via Zoom)
· April 7, 6:00-6:45pm – (Overview of Sporting Opportunities) https://statedept.zoomgov.com/meeting/register/vJItc-qhpzooG4dYHINdCv6pfgq-A4zq1Uo
· June 22, 6:00-6:45pm – (Session Topic TBD) https://statedept.zoomgov.com/meeting/register/vJIsduqsrj0tEtVdc_PWII6mnlnMHjvTxGc
U.S. University & Admissions News:
Following the Biden administration’s announcement of anticipated sufficient vaccine for all U.S. adults by late May, dozens of colleges are planning for mostly in-person instruction next fall as they begin sending out acceptance letters to prospective students.
The NCAA Eligibility Center updated academic requirements for future student-athletes in January 2021. The updated New Zealand Academic Guidelines are available here: https://www.ncaa.org/student-athletes/future/new-zealand
Meet America: U.S. Speakers in the Classroom
This year we are relaunching our Meet America program for high schools, offering presentations on a variety of topics including Civil Rights, Free Speech, Climate Change, and more. If you would be interested in having an American Diplomat visit your class, please complete this online form. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
About EducationUSA New Zealand
EducationUSA is a U.S. Department of State network that promotes U.S. higher education to students around the world by offering accurate, comprehensive, and current information about opportunities to study at accredited postsecondary institutions in the United States. In New Zealand, we are located at the U.S. Consulate General Auckland and the U.S. Embassy Wellington.
We look forward to seeing you soon!
Katie Sleeman Ron Mitchell
Auckland & North Island Wellington & South Island