C ommunity of serious scholars
A cademic traditions of a stellar nature
R edletter 'collegial student programme
R obust in-house academic support
I lluminating life experiences
N ova staff input, care and commitment
G reat friendships made in a family setting
T he Carrington Way is based on a 'high trust' model
O pportunities abound for the taking
N avigation compass for the first year at OTAGO
Why is Carrington the place to be?
Carrington provides a unique residential experience for 241 students as a part of the tertiary study adventure. If you are looking to make the most of your time as a student at Otago and achieve your goals then Carrington may be the place for you!
Three common points as first impressions feed-back on Tertiary Open Day were i) beautiful, peaceful garden setting ii) friendly welcome and service iii) lovely mix of building styles
Carefully planned, up-to-the minute programmes around the rhythms and challenges of the academic year along with a 'personalised' touch enhances the opportunity to succeed. The meeting of like-minded people, the building of lasting friendships, fun magic memories and a love of learning have beena hallmark of College life since 1945.
A history of academic excellence
The Carrington community prides itself on its academic focus and the results our residents are able to achieve.
A snapshot of 2017 results:
Of the 1641 Otago papers sat by Carrington residents, 61% of the papers were A passes and of that 32% were A+.
In the transition to university study, part of the Carrington’ package’ is to encourage intellectual and personal growth. Academic help and advice is pitched to provide timely accurate information, a range of choices and resources to assist learning in a competitive environment.
We hope you will look to join us for the unbeatable ‘Carrington Experience’.