Orientation Programme

Welcome to Auckland Foundation Year! We look forward to meeting our new students during the orientation day at the beginning of each intake. The day has been designed to give you all relevant information you need before the term starts. It is also a great opportunity to meet our teachers and staff and get to know other students.

Please bring your passport and offer letter with you on the day.

Friday, 19 January 2018, Taylors College, 75 Karangahape Road.

Time: 08.30 am – 12.00 pm

At Reception

  • 08.30 – 09.00 am: Registration: Passport, Visa, and medical insurance check and Health Information Forms.

On Level 2 in room 2.08/09.

  • 09.15 am:  General school information                     
  • 09.30 am:  IT information
  • 09.45 am:  Student Welfare information
  • 10.00 am:  Break/refreshments
  • 10.15 am:  Welcome from our principal, Lindsay Spedding
  • 10.30 am:  Introduction to AFY programme
  • 11.00 am:  Explanations of the subjects, the university courses/careers these might lead on to. This is also a chance to meet AFY Teachers
  • 11.30 am:  Students meet with Mentor Teachers and receive timetable and tour of college

Extra Information

You will return to the college on the following Monday 22 January to classes according to your timetable. Your subject teachers will assist you to:

  • Purchase course books
  • Hire lockers (not compulsory) - $30 for the year (Padlock included) and $15 refundable at the end of the course.