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Learn and Study in New Zealand with Frontiers Abroad

Frontiers Abroad offers complete field training experiences in the diverse culture and environment of the New Zealand landscape. Our field camps and coupled field camp - semester programs are designed and implemented for undergraduates. Our point of difference with other study abroad programs is our emphasis on research, with our goal to make you a better candidate for top research graduate institutions and employment opportunities.

Our name, Frontiers Abroad, reflects our unique field curriculum and teaching locations in a remote part of the world, New Zealand.

Current alumni are studying at Brown, Cal Tech, Colorado School of Mines, Columbia, Cornell, Dartmouth, Stanford, Scripps, UCLA, Vanderbilt, Canterbury, Otago, Auckland Universities.

We are now accepting applications for spring of 2020 programs!

Now accepting applications for Spring of 2020

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The Geology of New Zealand - Semester

Earth Science Field Training. The Geology of New Zealand combines a traditional 5.5 -week field camp with a campus semester at the University of Canterbury. Central to the program is a semester long research project which builds upon data collected during field camp.
Spring Semester (January - June)
Fall Semester (June - October)
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New Zealand Earth Systems - Semester

Environmental Science Field Training. The New Zealand Earth Systems analyzes current environmental issues arising from the interface between nature and society. Central to the program is kaitiakitanga - the Maori concept of stewardship, incorporating field geology, marine and coastal ecology, and water resource management.
Spring Semester (January - June)
Fall Semester (June - October)
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Geology of New Zealand - Field Camp

Earth Science Field Training. FA now offers its field camp as a stand alone summer experience. Explore the Geology of New Zealand's North and South Island over a 5 week field camp. Students complete a series of mapping and field based exercises to introduce them to geologic principles andthe amazing geology of New Zealand.
Summer Field Camp (June - July)
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Earth Systems - Field Camp

Environmental Science Field Training. Frontiers Abroad's Earth Systems Science Field Camp - environmental issues arising from the interface between nature and society. Central to the program is kaitiakitanga - the Maori concept of stewardship, incorporating field geology, marine and coastal ecology, and water resource management.
Summer Field Camp (June - July)
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Congratulations to former FA students Shannon Cassel, Frederika Klaus and Prof. Travis Horton for their new publication "Doctor Drone: Non-invasive Measurement of Humpback Whale Vital Signs Using Unoccupied Aerial System Infrared Thermography View the publication here!

Why choose FA?

  • Our alumni are attending top graduate schools in USA: Cal Tech, Stanford, Columbia, Yale - to name a few
  • Field Camp!
  • Research Opportunities
  • Internship Opportunities
  • Leading New Zealand Researchers
  • Experiential Learning
  • 500+ Satisfied Alumni
  • Adventure
  • Academic Success

Explore the Endless Possibilities