Step 1: Application Submission Begin your journey by submitting your application to study at Rosmini College. Ensure that you include all the necessary documents: school reports, two reference letters (one from your current school and the other from an extracurricular club or tutor), your passport, and the completed Rosmini College application form.
Step 2: Welcoming Interview Upon successful application, typically within a week of your application submission, you'll receive an invitation to a friendly interview via a virtual platform. This interview, which takes about 15 minutes, allows us to better understand you, your goals, and your interests, paving the way for the best possible outcomes.
Step 3: Offer of Place After your interview, a successful applicant can expect to receive an offer of a place within a week. Along with your offer, we encourage you to prepare a self-introduction letter, which will be shared with your teachers, classmates, and, if applicable, your homestay family.
Step 4: Fees Payment To secure your place, pay the full tuition fees. We expect payment to be made within 3 weeks from the submission of your application.
Once we have received your payment, we will send you the necessary documents to apply for your student visa. Additionally, please remember to send your self-introduction letter to our international department. This step ensures a warm welcome to the Rosmini community.
Step 5: Student Visa Application Refer to the New Zealand Immigration Service for detailed visa requirements and initiate the student visa application process.
Step 6: Academic Placement Assessment As part of our personalized approach to education, we want to ensure that you thrive academically and comfortably in your studies. For international students, an academic placement assessment will be conducted. This assessment, administered by AEAS in your country or at Rosmini College if you're already in Auckland, is designed to understand your academic level and place you appropriately within our curriculum. This process helps us tailor our support to your needs and ensure a successful learning journey. Typically, Step 6 is completed within a month from the time of your application submission.
Step 7: Pre-Orientation Online (Compulsory Attendance) Prior to your arrival, a month before the term starts, you'll participate in a pre-orientation session online. This is a wonderful opportunity to virtually meet other international students and key school representatives. Get ready to dive into the vibrant culture of Rosmini College.
Step 8: Acquiring Essentials After your arrival in Auckland, it's time to purchase your school uniforms, shoes, and stationery. Don't forget to check our website for details, including the special PE uniform color for international students – blue!
Please note: PE uniform requires to be purchased online prior to your arrival as it normally takes 2 weeks to arrive at your homestay or your designated address
Step 9: Vibrant Orientation (Compulsory Attendance) Join us for an exciting and compulsory orientation at Rosmini College, where you'll meet your new international and local friends in person. This dynamic event is designed to help you familiarize yourself with the campus, connect with fellow students, and immerse yourself in the vibrant Rosmini community.
Attending this orientation is of utmost importance to ensure a smooth and well-informed start to your journey at Rosmini College. You'll gain valuable insights into campus facilities, essential resources, academic expectations, and the support services available to you.
During this time, you'll also receive your timetable, ensuring you're fully prepared to embark on your academic journey from day one. To ensure your seamless transition, we expect you to arrive 3-4 days prior to the new term's commencement. This timing allows you to settle in, participate in the orientation activities, and start your Rosmini adventure on the right foot.
Step 10: Welcome to the Brotherhood Congratulations! You're now part of the Rosmini Brotherhood. Embrace the opportunities, make lasting connections, and embark on an educational journey that promises growth, knowledge, and unforgettable experiences.