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Skidmore College
Skidmore in New Zealand

Dates

The dates for the program will differ from Skidmore College academic calendar. Below you will find the proposed dates for the upcoming semester. Please note that the dates are tentative and could change. 

Students should not book any airfare until they are told by the Skidmore Program Manager and/or Frontiers Abroad. 

Spring 2023
Geology Field Camp + University of Canterbury
Arrival: January 20 or 21, 2023
Field camp begins: January 22, 2023
Last day of finals: June 24, 2023
Departure: June 25, 2023
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Earth Systems Field Camp + University of Canterbury
Arrival: January 21 or 22, 2023
Field camp begins: January 23, 2023
Last day of finals: June 24, 2023
Departure: June 25, 2023
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University of Canterbury Direct-Enroll only
Arrival: February 11 or 12, 2023
Semester begins: February 13, 2023
Last day of finals: June 24, 2023
Departure: June 25, 2023
Note #1:  Traveling to New Zealand (all students will arrive in Christchurch) can take two calendar days so please double check your arrival date in New Zealand. For instance, you might need to leave NYC on the 19th of January to arrive on the 21st of January in Christchurch. 
Note #2: Finals at University of Canterbury can end before June 24th but you should not plan to leave early until you confirm your final schedule.  
 
Fall 2023
TBD